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NYCSLA February 2021 Spotlight Librarian!

Our February 2021 Spotlight Librarian is @nycschlibrarian! Esther is an advocate for digital literacy and makerspace skills… as well as pleasure reading and graphic novels! #ALibrarianInEverySchool #LibraryAdvocate #SpeakUpForSchoolLibraries

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What on Earth Game Show!

Thursday, March 4, 2021 4:00 PM ET Test your knowledge while helping you learn mind-blowing new facts! Based on the best-selling, critically acclaimed Britannica All New Children’s Encyclopedia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufNZQoQK120 This event is open to NYC School Librarians and Classroom Educators! … Continue reading

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NYCSLA January 2021 Spotlight Librarian!

Our January 2021 Spotlight Librarian is Olga Nesi… the award-winning school librarian at the Edward B. Shallow Junior High School in Brooklyn! Fun Fact: Olga circulated over 25,000 books during the 2019-2020 school year! #ALibrarianInEverySchool

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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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