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      Follett Community Webinar Series

         Free webinars on thought leadership and strategies for the library and classroom.
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    KEEPING IT FRESH: HOW TO CREATE AND SUSTAIN A MAKER CULTURE THAT MOTIVATES TEENS Pick up practical takeaways and strategies for creating a culture of making in your high school library from the 2017 Follett Challenge program contest winner in the high school category. Learn how to find themes, challenges and events to motivate high school students in the space. 


    Worldwide Literacy Success: The Key Role of Libraries in English National Curriculum  Please note special time for this webinar. 
    JAN 17, 2018 | 3:30am CST 

    What's New in Destiny 15.5  Destiny version 15.5 provides improvements to Destiny Library Manager, Destiny Discover, Collections by Destiny, Destiny Resource Manager and Destiny Analytics. 
    FEB 15, 2018 | 2pm CST 

    Destiny Analytics: Using Data to Make Better Decisions  This add-on for Resource Manager and Library Manager allows you to make educated, fact-based decisions that promote efficiency and effectiveness in managing learning resources. 
    FEB 20, 2018 | 2pm CST 


    Keeping It Fresh: How to Create and Sustain a Maker Culture Take your maker program to the next level with practical tips on how to motivate teens and attract more student visits. Alisha Wilson| Dec 2017

    Sourcing Materials for Struggling and Reluctant Readers Tasha Squires plus Tim McHugh w/Saddleback, Dayle Sutherland w/Orca, Sabine McAlpine w/Thorndike| Nov 2017

    The Importance of Weeding in Collection Development  Kate Concannon, Emily Smith | Oct 2017

    > Future Ready Librarians Webinar Dawn Baughman, Becky Calzada, Sandy Liptak, Zandra Lopez, Shannon Miller, Charmaine Norton, Suzanna Panter | Oct 2017

    > Balanced Literacy Dr. Jayme Linton, SimpleK12 | Oct 2017

    > Makerspace and the Curriculum: Best Practices for Transforming Learning  Shannon Mersand, Sheri McNair | Sep 2017 

    Reading Beyond the Library: Support Reading and Collaboration with Biblionasium and Destiny  Marjan Ghara, Shannon Miller | Aug 2017   

    > Designing Learning for Rigor, Relevance and Research  Sue Fitzgerald, Kirsten Wilson | Aug 2017  

    > Collaboration to Support Planning and Skills Across the PYP, MYP, DP and CP  Klaudia Janek, Jennie McKenzie | Jun 2017

    > Alike But Different: Supporting Individual Learning Styles Using Audiobooks and Print Rose Brock, Ph.D., Jodie Cohen, Cheryl Herman – Penguin Random House | May 2017

    > Digital Literacy: Project Connect's Microcredential Course  Shannon Miller | Apr 2017

    Future Ready Librarians: Leading Beyond the Library  Bill Bass, Kim Lindskog, Shannon Miller, Mark Ray | Apr 2017  

    > Selecting Texts for Text Sets: Best Practices for K-8  Mary Ann Cappiello, Erika Thulin Dawes | Mar 2017 

    > Reading Between the Lines: Promoting Reading K-9 at the Int'l School of Dusseldorf  Stuart Crouch, Courtney Moore | Feb 2017

    > Promoting Inclusion, Social Equity and Diversity in Your Library  K.C. Boyd, Lynda Mullaly Hunt, Michelle Martin, Craig Seasholes | Jan 2017

    > Getting Ready for ESSA: What You Need to Know  Julie Carter, Ellen Cleary Ruane | Jan 2017

    > Enhance Your Library: Save Time & Build a Smarter Collection  Kendra Perkins | Dec 2016

    > Balanced Literacy: Strategies for Practical Application Based on Research  Meagan Dillon | Nov 2016

    > What's New With MLA 8?  Michele Kirshenbaum/EasyBib, Julie Knutson | Oct 2016

    > Researching in a Digital World: The Role of eBooks  Carla Zvonek | Oct 2016

    > Success for Struggling Readers: New Strategies Using eBooks  Sarah Downing, Ann Fondren | Oct 2016

    > Integrating Graphic Novels Into Curriculum  Jill Gerber, Greg Grunberg, Lucas Turnbloom | Sep 2016

    > Ditching Dewey: Genrefication in Your Library  Don Rokusek, Tiffany Whitehead | Jun  2016

    Literacy through the Arts: Standards-Aligned Curriculum for History and Social Studies!  Julie Knutson, Emily Valenza | May 2016

    Librarians as Change Agents: The Expertise is Right Here  Traci Chun, Mark Ray, Angela Vahsholtz-Andersen, Ron Wagner |Apr 2016

    > Keeping a Seat at the Table with Google  Caroline See, Patty Stanko | Mar 2016   

    > K-2s Like Nonfiction Too!  Shannon Miller | Feb 2016

    > Building your Library to Support Inquiry-led Learning and the Three Programmes of the International Baccalaureate  Stuart Crouch, Courtney Moore | Jan 2016 


    Collections by Destiny: Beyond the Basics
    JAN 24, 2018 | 1pm CST
    FEB 7, 2018 | 11am CST
    FEB 21, 2018 | 1pm CST 

    Destiny Library Manager
    Genrefying Your Library
    JAN 24, 2018 | 11am CST 

    Building Your Catalog
    FEB 22, 2018 | 12pm CST

    Destiny Resource Manager
    Distributing and Collecting Resources
    JAN 23, 2018 | 2pm CST 

    Generating Resource Reports
    FEB 21, 2018 | 11am CST 

    Titlewave Training for Beginners
    > JAN 26, 2018 | 1pm CST  


    > Titlewave for Beginners

    > Tracking Individual Resources (Resource Manager)

    > Building Custom Reports for Your Library 

    > Cataloging Your Resource Types (Resource Manager)

    > Managing Your Resources (Resource Manager) 

    > Getting Started with Destiny Discover 

    > Explore Collections by Destiny    

    > Don't Miss Collections by Destiny  

    > What's New in Destiny 15.0  

    > What's Coming in Destiny 15.0 . . . featuring Collections  

    > Promoting Access to Library Materials

    > Customizing Your Home Page

    > Defining Roles and Establishing Access Levels in Destiny  

    Titlewave Collection Development 

    > One Search 

    >  What's New in Destiny 14.5

    > Titlewave: Learn How to Work Smarter   


    Follett Professional Development & Training Opportunities for additional free and paid trainings.
    Options include webinar, self-paced and on-site professional development and training.


    Last update 11/17/17