(11) Conference for Librarians, (Trent College, Nottingham, 23 November 2017)

Description

 

This conference aims to:

Update librarians/resource centre managers on current developments in the field and provide opportunities for discussion and the sharing of good practice.

This conference is for: Librarians and School Resource Centre Managers

Conference theme: Empowering Young Minds

9.30 – 10.00

Arrival, registration and coffee

10.00 – 10.05

Welcome and introduction

Stephen Coyne,   Independent Consultant and

Claire Scothern, Head of Library Services, Trent College

10.05 – 11.05

Session 1: Electricity, Empathy and Empowerment:

opening   young minds with words

 

Jo Cotterill, author

https://jocotterill.com

11:10 – 11:25

Coffee

11:30 – 12:30

Session 2:  The role of the   School Library in building Information Literacy

 

Darryl   Toerien, Head of Library and Archives, Oakham School

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:25

Session 3: Workshops

1 Self Esteem and Pupil Mental Health

Grace BarrettThe Self Esteem Team

 https://www.selfesteemteam.org

 

An Empowering Connection

- using social media to end professional isolation

Caroline   Roche,Chair   of CILIP SLG group

and Librarian at Eltham College

14.30 – 14.45

Coffee

14:50 – 15:45

Session 4: Workshops

1 Self Esteem and Pupil Mental Health

Grace BarrettThe Self Esteem Team

 https://www.selfesteemteam.org

 

2  An Empowering Connection - using social media to end   professional isolation

Caroline   Roche,Chair   of CILIP SLG group

and Librarian at Eltham College

15.45 – 15.50

Closing Remarks

Stephen Coyne, Independent Consultant,   and

Claire Scothern, Head   of Library Services, Trent College

15.55

Tea and Depart