Escape Rooms and Library Event Programming - How to get started and involve your community.
Ever wanted to start a series of literary events in your school library?
In this online meet-up, Madison Dearnaley will share the steps her school library team went through to create their literary event program. The library team had success with escape rooms and Madison will explain how to set-up, promote and run an escape room event.
About Madison Dearnaley
Madison Dearnaley is passionate about school libraries. She is currently the Information Services Teacher Librarian at St Paul’s School, Bald Hills, and loves the variety her role offers. Madison is proud to be part of the Students Need School Libraries campaign leadership team. She is also a professional reader and blogs about all things school libraries and professional learning, as well as YA and children’s fiction at madisonslibrary.com. You'll also find her on Twitter @MadisonsLibrary and Instagram @Madisons_Library
Suggested Standards addressed by this Online Meet-up
2.5.2 Apply knowledge and understanding of effective teaching strategies to support students’ literacy and numeracy achievement.
6.2.2 Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities.
6.3.2 Contribute to collegial discussions and apply constructive feedback from colleagues to improve professional knowledge and practice.
7.4.2 Participate in professional and community networks and forums to broaden knowledge and improve practice.
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About SLANSW Online Meet-Ups
The one-hour meet-ups take place in SLANSW's Zoom Conference Room and include a presentation from a guest speaker, with facilitated discussion between participants. We aim to include Q&A time as a wrap-up of each online meetup.
A maximum of 100 places are available for each meet-up, so get your registrations in ASAP.
Participation in SLANSW online meet-ups is at no cost to members. Non-members may access the meet-ups for $35 per session.
The one-hour meet-up takes place in SLANSW's Zoom conference room.
Those who register for this event will receive an email within 24 hours before the event, with details to access this online session.