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Thursday, January 19 - 4:00pm

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Joint Youth Executive Meeting (AASL / ALSC / YALSA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Dallas Convention Center
D167
Description :

All three youth divisions executive committees meet to discuss related youth activities.

Friday, January 20 - 8:00am

8:00am - 12:00pm
Program Review Training (AASL / NCATE) Other Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Majestic 01
Description :

New and experienced program reviewers and report compilers are encouraged to attend this session to learn about the NCATE program review process. Participants will learn about application of the standards, report preparation, and appropriate assessments. The session will include a discussion of the new revised ALA/AASL Standards for Initial Preparation of School Librarians.

8:30am - 4:30pm
Tools for Transforming Your School Library Program (AASL) [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Dallas Convention Center
D173
Description :

Create a powerful school library program with tools based on AASL’s learning standards and program guidelines. Explore AASL’s A Planning Guide for Empowering Learners with the School Library Program Assessment Rubric and learn how to collect and use data to drive program improvement. Then learn how AASL’s Standards for the 21st-Century Learner in Action and Lesson Plan Database can take programs to the next level by building lessons cross-walked with the Common Core Standards.

Cost :
AASL Member $189, Retired Member $179, Student Member $159, ALA Member $239, Non-Member $304

Friday, January 20 - 11:00am

11:00am - 9:00pm
Carnegie Medal / Notable Children's Videos Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 2
Description :

Evaluation of children's videos/DVDs, selection of the Carnegie Medal-winning production, and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Videos list.

Friday, January 20 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A115/117
Description :

Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.

Friday, January 20 - 7:00pm

7:30pm - 9:00pm
Notable Children's Recordings Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 1
Description :

Evaluation of children's audio recordings and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Recordings list.

Saturday, January 21 - 8:00am

8:00am - 6:00pm
Notable Children's Recordings Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 1
Description :

Evaluation of children's audio recordings and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Recordings list.

8:00am - 10:00pm
Carnegie Medal / Notable Children's Videos Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 2
Description :

Evaluation of children's videos/DVDs, selection of the Carnegie Medal-winning production, and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Videos list.

Saturday, January 21 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A115/117
Description :

Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.

Sunday, January 22 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
Carnegie Medal / Notable Children's Videos Committee Meeting (ALSC) [Closed] Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 2
Description :

Evaluation of children's videos/DVDs, selection of the Carnegie Medal-winning production, and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Videos list.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:00am - 4:00pm
Notable Children's Recordings Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 1
Description :

Evaluation of children's audio recordings and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Recordings list.

Sunday, January 22 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:30pm
EBSCO Publishing School Librarian Luncheon Exhibitor session, Vendor demonstration/activity Omni Dallas Hotel
Dallas C
Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Sunday, January 22 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A115/117
Description :

Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.

Sunday, January 22 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Discussion Forum: Answering the Young Adult Reference Question – Making Connections that Matter (RUSA RSS / YALSA) Discussion/Interest group Dallas Convention Center
A304
Description :

Join Marie Radford and RUSA RSS past chair Joe Thompson to participate in a discussion about the dynamics of negotiating reference questions with Young Adults face-to-face and via various technologies. Open to all ALA attendees. We will also discuss the progress on planning a joint interest group between YALSA and RUSA RSS that will focus on Young Adult Reference Services. Sponsored by the RSS Marketing and Public Relations Committee.

Sunday, January 22 - 8:00pm

8:00pm - 10:00pm
Reception (ASCLA / COSLA) Affiliate event, Reception, Social event Fairmont Dallas Hotel
Fountain Room
Description :

Social event co-sponsored by the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies and Chief Officers of State Library Agencies. Come enjoy desserts and an open bar and mingle with librarians from state libraries, networks and cooperatives; special populations librarians; and independent librarians and consultants. It's a great opportunity to meet colleagues and network. Non-members are welcome!

Interests :

Monday, January 23 - 9:00am

9:00am - 10:30am
EBSCO Publishing NoveList User Group: Empowering Librarians, Engaging Readers, Connecting Communities Exhibitor session, Vendor demonstration/activity Omni Dallas Hotel
South Side 1
Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Monday, January 23 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A115/117
Description :

Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.

Monday, January 23 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:30pm
AASL / ALSC / YALSA Membership Reception Reception Adolphus Hotel
Century Ballroom
Description :

Membership Reception for the members of AASL/ALSC/YALSA

Tuesday, January 24 - 8:00am

8:00am - 12:00pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A115/117
Description :

Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.