Transforming Teen Services Spring 2021

This four week Zoom course will Transform Teen Services in participants’ libraries!

Event Information

Dates: Wednesdays, April 7-28, 2021, 10 a.m.–noon
Registration deadline: Wednesday, March 31, 2021, or when class is full, whichever comes first.
Audience: Librarians and library workers serving teens in public libraries.
To Register: Contact Ruth Hyatt, Coordinator of Youth Services, ruth.hyatt@arkansas.gov.

Course Content
  • Week 1: Computational thinking, connected learning, and MY library
  • Week 2: Teens: Breaking down program planning (with computational thinking) to find out what THEY want
  • Week 3: Connected learning in your community
  • Week 4: Walk away with real programs

Time commitment: Two online hours and approximately one hour of “homework” per week. Registration is limited to twenty participants. Additional groups of 20 participants will be hosted later in the year.

A webinar introducing the Computational Thinking and Connected Learning concepts will be held on March 17, 2021 at 1 p.m.