Thursday Thoughts: Setting Virtual Storytime Goals

If you know me IRL or you've followed my blog for awhile, you know I'm a Storytime Plotter. I like walking into storytime with a plan, and I like centering that plan around goals. Usually those goals have to do with supporting early literacy practices and skills. It's the teacher in me! But what about… Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: Setting Virtual Storytime Goals

Thursday Thoughts: Welcome to My World

Content Warning/Disclosure: This post is a continued exploration of my experiences as a public library professional with chronic illness and disability during a pandemic. This post will primarily explore ableism at work in my past and present; there will also be a reference to suicidal thoughts. I am not a mental health professional and this… Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: Welcome to My World

LSC Journal Club: Social Emotional Learning & Libraries

After a long hiatus, the Denver Metro Area chapter of the LSC Journal Club finally met again in January to discuss social-emotional learning and libraries! We had lots of snacks to sustain us during our long discussion. Who Are We? What is the Library Services for Children Journal Club? We’re a local group of youth… Continue reading LSC Journal Club: Social Emotional Learning & Libraries