<http://www.thepartnership.ca/cgi-bin/site/showPage.cgi?page=education/index.html> ei Home <http://www.thepartnership.ca/cgi-bin/site/showPage.cgi?page=education/index.html> CALLING ALL TEACHER-LIBRARIAN'S...THIS IS FOR YOU! Register today for.... ________________________________________________________________ Yes You Can! the Teacher-Librarianšs Tool Kit for Student Success Instructor: Bobbie Henley, full-time Library Department Head at Brantford Collegiate Institute (grades 9-12) in the Grand Erie District School Board Where's the evidence? You know that teacher-librarians make a difference in the academic success of your students, but your school community may not. The Ontario School Library Association's Toolkit for Student Success has been designed for you. Discover what evidence-based practice is, why it works, and why you should be using it. Learn how to provide irrefutable evidence of student success, advance your advocacy efforts, build your own repertoire of tools and strategies and celebrate your success with your colleagues. When Thursday, Dec. 1st, 2005 Noon ET (9am PT) <https://secure.e-registernow.com/cgi-bin/mkpayment.cgi?state=509> Monday, December 5th, 2005 7pm ET (4pm PT) <https://secure.e-registernow.com/cgi-bin/mkpayment.cgi?state=509> Wednesday, December 7th, 2005 4pm ET (1pm PT) <https://secure.e-registernow.com/cgi-bin/mkpayment.cgi?state=509> Click date to REGISTER ON-LINE TODAY! The Benefits -Improve your students' achievement -Highlight your school library's role in school improvement -Provide accountability for funding, staffing and scheduling -Plan more effectively -Increase your job satisfaction -Reflect on your practice Who Should Participate? New and experienced teacher-librarians who recognize the need to be able to provide evidence to teachers, principals and other decision-makers that the library has an impact on student achievement. Key Topics to be Explored -Definition of evidence-based practice -Some questions and answers -Plan and proceed -Gather and document -Analyze and relate evidence -Communicate and celebrate evidence -Reflect and refresh Method of Instruction Choose the date and time that suits you best. The advocacy tool will be explored on a Web site to which you will be given access. You will also need a telephone for the audio interchanges. You need not have special equipment or software to take part. Fees Member: $48.00 + GST Non-Member: $68.00 + GST Bobbie Henley is the full-time Library Department Head at Brantford Collegiate Institute (grades 9-12) in the Grand Erie District School Board. She chaired the Ontario School Library Association's Evidence-Based Practice Tool Kit Committee, creating the user-friendly measurement tool that is the subject of this Webcast. She was editor of The Teaching Librarian magazine and is still active on its Editorial Board. She was the 2004 President of the Ontario School Library Association. Developed for the Education Institute by the Ontario School Library Association, a division of the Ontario Library Association. ________________________________ The Education Institute The learning programs of the LAA-APLA-BCLA-MLA-NSLA-NWTLA-OLA-SLA Partnership http://www.thepartnership.ca If you have questions please contact the appropriate Association or Meredith Gilbert for the Partnership and the Education Institute at the Ontario Library Association at [log in to unmask] Canada's national network of provincial and territorial library associations ________________________________ A service of <http://www.thepartnership.ca> Copyright Š 2005 The Partnership <http://www.thepartnership.ca> . All rights reserved.