ALSC Online Courses

Upcoming ALSC Online Education – April 2015

April is coming up and ALSC has a bundle of great learning opportunities. From online courses to webinars, ALSC has a learning choice that fits your budget! Online Courses Explore new ideas and great library thinking with ALSC online courses! ALSC is offering four great options including three CEU-certified courses. All courses are offered asynchronously (self-directed) meaning you won’t need to logon at a specific time. Learn new youth library-specific skills at a pace that’s comfortable and convenient. Courses start Monday, April 6, 2015. Children with Disabilities in the Library 6 weeks, April 6 – May 15, 2015, CEU Certified Course, 3 CEUs Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Programs Made Easy 4 weeks, April 6 – May 1, 2015, CEU Certified Course, 1.2 CEUs Storytelling with Puppets 4 weeks, April 6 – May 1, 2015, CEU Certified Course, 2.2 CEUs Webinars Because life in a library moves fast, ALSC…

ALSC Online Courses

Upcoming ALSC Online Learning

Online Courses Explore new ideas and great library thinking with ALSC online courses! ALSC is offering four great options including three CEU-certified courses. All courses are offered asynchronously (self-directed) meaning you won’t need to logon at a specific time. Learn new youth library-specific skills at a pace that’s comfortable and convenient. Courses start Monday, April 6, 2015. Children with Disabilities in the Library 6 weeks, April 6 – May 15, 2015, CEU Certified Course, 3 CEUs Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Programs Made Easy 4 weeks, April 6 – May 1, 2015, CEU Certified Course, 1.2 CEUs Storytelling with Puppets 4 weeks, April 6 – May 1, 2015, CEU Certified Course, 2.2 CEUs Webinars Because life in a library moves fast, ALSC webinars are the perfect solution for someone who wants and needs educational information but doesn’t have a lot of time or resources.  These short (one to two…

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Happy Holidays, Happy Professional Development

Happy holidays from ALSC! Know what makes for happy holidays? The encouragement and enthusiasm of learning alongside your peers in an ALSC online course. Registration is now open for the winter 2015 ALSC online course season. Topics include children with disabilities, STEM programming, using puppets, and storytime. Classes start Monday, January 5, 2015. Three of the courses being offered this semester are eligible for continuing education units (CEUs). The American Library Association (ALA) has been certified to provide CEUs by the IACET. ALSC online courses are designed to fit the needs of working professionals. Courses are taught by experienced librarians and academics. As participants frequently noted in post-course surveys, ALSC stresses quality and caring in its online education options. For more information on ALSC online learning, please visit: http://www.ala.org/alsced Children with Disabilities in the Library 6 weeks, January 5 — February 13, 2015 CEU Certified Course, 3 CEUs Science, Technology,…

ALSC Online Courses

Winter 2015 ALSC Online Courses

Is it really 2015!? It will be once January rolls around and what a perfect time to refresh your library programs! ALSC online courses are a great way to introduce new ideas and energy into your programs and services. Registration is now open for the winter 2015 ALSC online course season. Classes start Monday, January 5, 2015. Three of the courses being offered this semester are eligible for continuing education units (CEUs). The American Library Association (ALA) has been certified to provide CEUs by the IACET. ALSC online courses are designed to fit the needs of working professionals. Courses are taught by experienced librarians and academics. As participants frequently noted in post-course surveys, ALSC stresses quality and caring in its online education options. For more information on ALSC online learning, please visit: http://www.ala.org/alsced Children with Disabilities in the Library 6 weeks, January 5 — February 13, 2015 CEU Certified Course,…

ALSC Online Courses

You Would Be a Great Online Learning Instructor!

The great part about a professional association is that it brings together some of the best minds of one field. We have members doing some pretty incredible things. We also have members who would love to know about those incredible things that their peers are doing. The ALSC Education Committee is adding to ALSC’s online course and webinar offerings. If you are interested in teaching a course or webinar, please fill out an Online Education Proposal. How does it work? We’ll for starters you’ll need an idea or topic that you’d like to work with. Then we’ll ask you to provide a few things like: title description learning outcomes target audience course level and prerequsitites instructor bio You’ll also be asked to submit a few things that will help us get to know you: copy of your resume teaching references course syllabus (only for online courses) So what’s the compensation…