YALSA
Share

YALSA's Discussions

[Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rachel Robinson Jun 13. 24 Replies

This space is intended for the 2017 Summer Learning Resource grantees.Continue

[Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sonya Harsha Jul 11. 9 Replies

This space is intended for the 2017 Teen Summer Intern grantees.Continue

[Grantees] 2016 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space

Started this discussion. Last reply by Katharine Badgley Aug 9, 2016. 22 Replies

This space is intended for the 2016 Summer Learning Resource grantees.Continue

Tags: 2016

[Grantees] 2016 Teen Intern Grantee Space

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elizabeth Lynch Jul 11, 2016. 22 Replies

This space is intended for the 2016 Teen  Summer Intern grantees.Continue

Tags: 2016

Gifts Received

Gift

YALSA has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

YALSA's Page

Latest Activity

Sonya Harsha replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi!  I'm Sonya Harsha from Algona Public Library in Algona, IA.  We are in the middle of a very busy summer reading program.  We have close to 600 young people ages birth to 18 participating this summer.  We love having a…"
Jul 11
Shannon O'Connor replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hello! I'm Shannon O'Connor from the Edith B Ford Memorial Library in Ovid, NY. We have selected our intern, and are happy with our decision! "
Jun 30
YALSA replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hi Grantees, In case anyone was wanting to access the intern certificates and having trouble, It's attached here. Sorry about the issues!"
Jun 27
Elizabeth Lynch replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Our interns made the local paper! We hope to follow up with another story at the end of the summer. "
Jun 20
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"I like the idea of tracking teen cards but then what about the parents that check books out one their cards for teens.  I'm thinking maybe a combination of both books and cards?  Sounds like hands on work, more than just printing a…"
Jun 16
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"They asked questions that the teens would hear in almost any interview.  "What do you know about our organization?"  What qualifications do you have for this job?"  What is your greatest strength?"  We also…"
Jun 16
shauna tiller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Hello, I'm Stacy Tiller form Spencer County Public Library, KY.  This is our first year using interns.  Things are starting to settle down, everyone is registered, prizes are bought and performers are hired.  Now to catch up with…"
Jun 16
Rachel Robinson replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"We have access to iPads so we will be using a stop motion animation app.  I've been looking at Smoovie and iMotion.  I picked up some tripod adapters for the iPads.  Dollhouse furniture, miniatures, paper... whatever they want to…"
Jun 13
Ricky L Statham Jr replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"I recently saw someone with a stop animation camera, but they didn't have time to demo it. We went with Two Makey Makeys, Two sets of Cubelets, and Two Wonder Bots. I have always been fascinated with stop animation though."
Jun 13
Ricky L Statham Jr replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Today is the big day here at Oneonta Public Library. I have one staff member that has been working with the Makey Makey to come up with a presentation for the teens. I have taken point on the Cubelets, so I can explain what Cubelets are and how they…"
Jun 13
Jenn Matters replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Maria Meachum – Library Director Tricia Dean – Cataloging Services Coordinator Carolyn Healy – Adult Services Manager Jenn Matters – Youth Services Manager Lisa Butler – Circulation Services Manager Mindy…"
Jun 6
Diane Pamel replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Teen Intern Grantee Space
"Gearing up for my summer learning for teens and I noticed that we are tracking YA circulation for ALA reporting.  Does anyone else have teens that are checking out adult or children's materials (it depends on how things are cataloged…"
May 21
Rachel Robinson replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Hello!! My name Rachel Robinson and I am the Teen Librarian at Northampton Area Public Library.  We are located in (you guessed it) Northampton, PA.  We service a 90 square mile mostly rural school district.  We are in the Bermuda…"
May 9
Phil Schaller replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Hello everyone... My name is Phil Schaller and I am the Adult/Teen Librarian here at the Putnam County Library system in Cookeville, TN. Cookeville is a wonderful town on I-40 almost directly in between Nashville and Knoxville in the beautiful…"
May 4
YALSA posted a blog post

2017 Teens' Top Ten Nominees

The 2017 Teens' Top Ten Nominations were announced today! Check out this video of the announcements featuring the stars of the upcoming film, Everything, Everything!Encourage teens to read the titles over the summer and vote for their favorites in August!See More
Apr 13
Laurie Bartz replied to YALSA's discussion [Grantees] 2017 Summer Learning Resource Grantee Space
"Hi Everyone, My name is Laurie Bartz, Young Adult Librarian at Hedberg Public Library in Janesville, WI. Janesville has a population of approximately 64,000. This is our library's mission: Providing a welcoming and accommodating…"
Apr 9

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of Summer Learning to add comments!

Join Summer Learning

YALSA's Blog

2017 Teens' Top Ten Nominees

Posted on April 13, 2017 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

The 2017 Teens' Top Ten Nominations were announced today! Check out this video of the announcements featuring the stars of the upcoming film, Everything, Everything!

Encourage teens to read the titles over the summer and vote for their favorites in August!

2016 Teens' Top Ten Titles Announced!

Posted on October 17, 2016 at 3:22pm 0 Comments

A list featuring the winning titles can be found on the Teens’ Top Ten page.

Now through December 31, 2016, teens aged 12-18 can nominate their favorite titles to be considered as a 2017 Teens’ Top Ten nominee via the …

Continue

Apply Now for the 2017 Summer Learning Grants!

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 12:27pm 0 Comments

The applications for the 2017 Summer Learning Resources and Teen Summer Intern grants are open. Twenty of each grant, worth $1,000 each are available and generously funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply by Jan. 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements apply. Apply here.

Vote Now for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten!

Posted on August 15, 2016 at 11:30am 0 Comments

Voting for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten is now open! Encourage teens to vote for up to three of their favorite titles now through Oct. 15. The “top ten” titles will be announced the week after Teen Read Week™, which takes place Oct. 9-15. Libraries are also encouraged to share the …

Continue
 
 
 

YALSA Products & Publications

Why Are SLP's Important?

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by YALSA.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service