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Youth Media Awards Watch Party 1/25 @ 9am!

Each year the American Library Association honors outstanding materials for children and teens during the #YouthMediaAwards! Watch with @NYCSLA on January 25th at 9am! More information including Zoom link and Google form will be emailed to members! For more information … Continue reading

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NYCSLA December 2020 Spotlight Librarian!

Our December Spotlight Librarian is the curator of the LGBTQ+ Special Collection for NYC… Andrea Swenson of the East Side Community School! Another amazing #SchoolLibrarian of New York City! #ALibrarianInEverySchool

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NYCSLA November 2020 Spotlight Librarian!

Our November Spotlight Librarian is the AASL Inspire COVID Recovery Grant winner @marie_southwell of the Graphic Arts Campus Library! Another amazing #SchoolLibrarian of New York City! #ALibrarianInEverySchool

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NYCSLA Webinar with Lambda Literary and Kacen Callender!

Mark your calendar! NYCSLA will be hosting a webinar with @LambdaLiterary and author @kacencallender on Wednesday, December 9th! Registration information for CTLE credits will be sent to NYCSLA members! See you there!

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NYCSLA October 2020 Spotlight Librarian!

This month we are celebrating the advocacy efforts of one of our many amazing #SchoolLibrarians of New York City! Our October Spotlight Librarian is Roy Whitford from the High School for Construction Trades, Engineering, and Architecture! #ALibrarianInEverySchool

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Beyond Access Forum: 11/3/2020

Tuesday, November 3rd is the #BeyondAccessForum! Register now: https://www.techlearningevents.com/beyondaccessforum2020/begin! Also, stop by our NYCSLA virtual booth to join NYCSLA Board Members for a Live Chat https://www.techlearningevents.com/BeyondAccessForum2020/nycsla! See you there!

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Library Advocacy with KC Boyd

NYCSLA had the pleasure of hosting School Librarian Extraordinaire KC Boyd (@Boss_Librarian) speak to us about her advocacy/activism journey. She gave us some tips and tricks to help school librarians spread the message we already know –school libraries and school … Continue reading

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NYCSLA September Spotlight Librarian!

It’s that time again! For NYCSLA to begin celebrating the amazing #SchoolLibrarians of New York City! Our September Spotlight Librarian is Melissa Ahart @ms51library from the William Alexander Middle School Library in Brooklyn!

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Advocacy Webinar with K.C. Boyd!

Learn about school library advocacy with @Boss_Librarian at NYCSLA’s next webinar for CTLE credits on Wednesday, October 14th at 4:00pm! Registration information will be sent to the membership!

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NYCSLA Elections! Get Involved!

Advocating for libraries and librarians in every school is the goal of NYCSLA! Want to get involved and help spread the word? Two board member positions will be up for election in November! Have your voice heard! Share your passion … Continue reading

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