2014 H.A.S.L. Spring Conference

March 1, 2014

Deepening Inquiry and Meeting the Common Core State Standards With Kristin Fontichiaro

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) bring new challenges, new questions, and new opportunities for librarians to share their information literacy skills with their classroom colleagues. In this hands-on workshop, we’ll discuss what CCSS and the performance task assessments are looking for, make connections to inquiry, and identify strategies to maximize school-level success

HASL 2014 Spring Conference

Saturday, March 1st, 9am-2pm

Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Middle School - Kalama Dining Hall , 1887 Makuakane St, Honolulu, HI

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Kristin Fontichiaro is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Michigan School of Information. Her most recent edited volumes are Navigating the Information Tsunami: Engaging Research Projects that Meet the Common Core State Standards, K-5 (Cherry Lake, June 2012) and Growing Schools: Librarians as Professional Developers (with Debbie Abilock and Violet H. Harada, Libraries Unlimited, June 2012). She was series editor and contributor to the makerspace book series for middle-grade students, Makers as Innovators (Cherry Lake 2013).

Additionally, she has editied or co-edited several eBooks, including What Teachers Need to Know About Educational Technology Practices, Policies, and Procedures (with Jeff Stanzler, 2013), Everything You Wanted to Know About Information Literacy But Were Afraid to Google (2012), Information Literacy in the Wild (2011), and Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come (co-edited with Buffy Hamilton, 2011).

Opening Address With AASL President Dr. Gail Dickinson

2013-14 AASL President Gail Dickinson will be here and open the conference for us! Catch up on AASL's activities and initiatives at the national level.

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