SSTL Network Meeting

Term 4, 2014

Big image

Slam Dunk for Libraries - An Oliver Sandwich

Come and hear exciting young author, Oliver Phommavanh as he shares his journey with us. Miles Merrill from Word Travels will then open our eyes to the role poetry can play in our schools. Finally Doug Jenkins from ITD - DEC will tell us about Oliver SLS and how we can prepare for its arrival in the near future.

Invite your library assistant to join you so it's a real team event!

Enrol for the day on MyPL@edu by November 11th, 2014 with course code: NR07206

Type the word oliver into the search box at the top of the screen.

Morning tea and lunch will be supplied at a cost of $20 (members). Non member fee is $60 (meeting fee and catering). Please indicate in special requirements if you do not wish to have lunch or if you have any special dietary needs.

Kareela Golf Club

Thursday, Nov. 20th, 8:30am-3:15pm

1 Bates Dr

Kareela, NSW



Registration and tea and coffee

9am - 9-05am

Welcome and housekeeping

9.05 - 9.30am

Annual General Meeting

All committee positions have been declared vacant.

Please be ready to nominate for your preferred position. To assist you in your decision making please find a role statement document below.


Session 1

Oliver Phommavanh - Life is Thai- riffic!

Big image

10.30 - 11am

Session 2

Big image

Slam Poets - Part 1

Miles Merrill, creative director of Word Travels and performing writer, will introduce slam poetry and perform for us.
Big image

Morning tea

11.30 -1pm

Session 3

Slam Poets - Part 2

This session will include talk, exercises and Q and A.
1 - 2pm

Lunch and networking

2 - 3pm

Session 4

Oliver - SLS

Doug Jenkins, Senior Systems Analyst ITD will explain Oliver and how it will be introduced into schools over the next couple of years.

3 - 3.15pm

Online evaluation on MyPL