CREATING A GLOBAL MEDIA CENTER: A WORKSHOP FOR K-12 LIBRARIANS AND TECHNOLOGY SPECIALISTS

 April 29 – 30, 2015

Flyer  |  Schedule  | Emailed Readings, Articles, and Study Guide

Co-sponsored by UNC School of Education
Break food provided by Trader Joe’s

Click here to access the workshop Live Binder.

Location: Carolina Center for Education Excellence
Cost: $200 per person. $300 for out-of-state participants.

Schedule At-A-Glance

Wednesday, April 29 Thursday, April 30
12:00 REGISTRATION / CHECK-IN 8:00 COFFEE AND PASTRIES
1:00 WELCOME
Charlé LaMonica and Katharine Robinson
World View
UNC at Chapel Hill
8:30 DIGITAL LIBRARIES FOR THE WORLD
Cliff Missen
School of Information and Library Science
UNC at Chapel Hill
1:15 PERSONALIZED LEARNING STARTS WITH THE STUDENT
Adam Garry
Dell Corporation
9:30 GLOBAL TEXT SETS TO READ AROUND THE WORLD
Kristi Barber Day
English and Language Arts
NC Department of Public Instruction
2:15 BREAK 10:30 BREAK
2:30 FROM STATIC TO DYNAMIC: TECHNOLOGY TOOLS TO ENGAGE STUDENTS WITH GLOBAL ISSUES
Carina Brossy
Independent Education Consultant
10:45
MAKING A GLOBAL IMPACT IN YOUR CLASSROOM WITH CAROLINA NAVIGATORS
Liz Bucrek
Carolina Navigators, Center for Global Initiatives
UNC at Chapel Hill
3:30 GLOBALIZING THE GENERATIONAL GAP: BRIDGING THE DIVIDE BETWEEN EDUCATORS AND TECHNOLOGY TO PROMOTE GLOBAL LEARNING
Kathy Beck and Karen Van Vliet
Iredell-Statesville Schools
11:45 LUNCH
Provided by Vimala’s Curryblossom Cafe
4:30 ADJOURN FOR DAY 12:45 #WENEEDDIVERSEBOOKS: MULTICULTURAL LITERATURE IN THE MEDIA CENTER
Alexandria Faulkenbury
World View
UNC at Chapel Hill
1:45 USING MEDIA IN THE CLASSROOM: BEST PRACTICES FOR TECHNOLOGY AND COPYRIGHT
Will Cross
Copyright and Digital Scholarship Center
North Carolina State University
2:45 BREAK
3:00 ACTION PLANNING FOR YOUR MEDIA CENTER
Katharine Robinson
World View
UNC at Chapel Hill
4:00 ADJOURN

 

Emailed Articles, Readings, and Study Guides

Week One: Emailed Articles and Study Guide – Holland, Beth. (14 January 2015). “21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons.”  Edutopia.

Navarro, Alyson. (6 September 2013). “What Matters Now: Education. The Top Digital Trends Transforming Education.” Huge.

STUDY GUIDE