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Format: 10/17/2017 - 11pm
Format: 10/17/2017 - 11pm
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Saturday, June 28 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Steering Committee Meeting I (LIRT) Committee meeting Las Vegas Convention Center
N110
Description :

First meeting of the Library Instruction Round Table's (LIRT) Steering Committee. This includes the chairs of all LIRT committees.

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Saturday, June 28 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
All Committee Meeting (LIRT) Committee meeting Las Vegas Convention Center
N110
Description :

Meeting of all of the Library Instruction Round Table's (LIRT) committees.

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Saturday, June 28 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
AASL Best Apps for Teaching and Learning Program Las Vegas Convention Center
N264
Description :

There are thousands of apps available in the iTunes Store, Play Store, and other online app stores. How do educators and school librarians evaluate, vet, and use these apps with students? Join AASL's Best Apps for Teaching and Learning Committee for their 2nd annual list of app honors. This session will review 25 of the year's most innovative apps available for instruction, student engagement and creation. Presenters will address the use of apps in the school library, how to use these tools with students, and provide opportunities for developing skills needed by 21st Century Learners for college/ career readiness.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Support for Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Bally’s
Las Vegas 2
Description :

Librarians who want to share what they have learned about supporting or participating in MOOCs at their institutions and librarians who are interested in learning about these efforts are all welcome to participate in this discussion group.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Student Retention Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Las Vegas Convention Center
N102
Description :

Integrating Information Literacy Outcomes into General Education: Ideas, Innovation and Implementation

Join the Student Retention Discussion Group to share ideas with colleagues.

Monday, June 30 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Steering Committee Meeting II (LIRT) Committee meeting Las Vegas Convention Center
N109
Description :

This is the second meeting of the Library Instruction Round Table's (LIRT) Steering Committee.

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Monday, June 30 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Executive Board Meeting II (LIRT) Committee meeting Las Vegas Convention Center
N109
Description :

This is the second meeting of the Library Instruction Round Table (LIRT) Executive Board. The first meeting was conducted virtually.

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Monday, June 30 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Play, Play, Learn: Games and the Common Core Library Program Las Vegas Convention Center
N243
Description :

This program will focus on the application of play theory to Common Core aligned instruction. The use of curriculum aligned modern board games allows a library to provide an additional format of media to support student learning. Participants will be introduced to play theory and shown how the elements of play are closely connected with the underlying themes of Common Core instruction. Though game play examples, participants will learn how to identify successful game elements that promote learning through play. A final major focus will be on the direct alignment of resources to AASL and Common Core curriculum standards.