Library staff has a crucial skill-set for evaluating content and collections and for supporting developing literacy skills. With the explosion of touch-screen technology and the resulting app and e-book market, there’s a real need for applying these skills to help families navigate the changing media landscape.
In this webinar you will learn about the latest research into children, early literacy, and screen technology; best practices for using media in early literacy programming; get tips for selecting quality resources; and learn about the qualities of successful digital literacy programs and how to incorporate them in your library.
At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will:
This webinar will be of interest to public library staff working with children, their department heads, technical staff, and Library Directors.
- Chat, Q&A, Closed Captioning
- Chat: pdf [160kb]