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Don't miss NEXT WEEK'S line-up of NEW Programs!!
And....Returning ones BACK by popular demand!



BEGINS Monday, Sept. 10, 2007
Time Management for Library Staff
with Cheryl Stenström - 4-week ON-LINE COURSE

"I'd love to do that at our library -- if only I had more time!" Sound familiar? It seems staff in libraries of all types are finding less and less time to get through all the things they need to do, whether throughout the day, during the week or year-to-year. Discover how you can more effectively manage your time in the short and long term so you can do the things that matter.

Monday, Sept. 10, 4-5pm ET (1-2pm, PT) - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Connecting with Reluctant Teen Readers: Tips, Titles, and Tools
with Patrick Jones - 1 hour AUDIO CONFERENCE

It may sometimes seem impossible to get some teens to read, but this workshop will present tips, titles, and tools to make the impossible happen. Learn how to entice reluctant readers, what types of books are most likely to grab and keep their interest, and how to connect with alliterate teens.

Tuesday, Sept. 11, 3-4pm ET (12-1pm, PT) - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Mother Goose on the Loose
with Betsy Diamant-Cohen - 1 hour AUDIO CONFERENCE

Learn about the award-winning early literacy program, Mother Goose on the Loose. After a brief review of theories of learning based on findings in brain research, hear about the structure of Mother Goose on the Loose and how it combines language, books, illustration, music, movement, drama, and creative interaction to create an optimal learning environment. Experience program songs and rhymes created by Canadian music educator, Barbara Cass-Beggs. Connect the program components with best practices for developing school readiness skills. Learn how to incorporate all this into your own early childhood programs.

REGISTER AT www.thepartnership.ca and scroll down to the 'Education Institute calendar'

Fees for 1 hour Audio Conferences
Member: $54.00 + GST
Non-Member: $74.00 + GST

Fees for 4-week On-Line Course
Member: $119.00 + GST
Non-Member: $159.00 + GST

The Education Institute
The learning programs of the LAA-APLA-BCLA-MLA-NLLA-NSLA-NWTLA-OLA-ABQLA-SLA Partnership

If you have questions please contact the appropriate Association or Meredith Tutching for the Partnership and the Education Institute at the Ontario Library Association at [log in to unmask]

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