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Lilead @ the 2016 ALISE Conference in Boston

January 10, 2016 – Lilead Project Team members, Jeffrey DiScala and Christie Kodama, presented “The Lilead Fellows Program: An Alternative Approach for Preparing School Library Leaders” at the 2016 ALISE Conference held in Boston, Massachusetts during one of the juried … Continue reading

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Fellow Suzanna Panter Speaking at SXSWedu in March 2016

We are excited to announce that Lilead Fellow Suzanna Panter has been accepted to present a Future15 session about school libraries at this year’s SXSW Education conference in Austin, TX. Her presentation, “Think, Create, Share & Grow in School Library Spaces”, … Continue reading

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Rebecca Miller of SLJ Praises the Bold Leadership of the Lilead Fellows

Editorial Director of School Library Journal and Library Journal Rebecca Miller writes about the “innovation, bold leadership, and… communal strength” of the Lilead Fellows as the program continues to be a positive influence in the field. Read the entire editorial here: Rebecca Miller (2015). Lead Brave: … Continue reading

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MSI and The Lilead Project Host a 3rd Successful Meeting of the Lilead Fellows in Columbus, OH

The Lilead Fellows met for their third in-person meeting immediately following the 2015 AASL National Conference in Columbus, Ohio. We were joined on Sunday afternoon by the staff from SLJ, LJ, and Junior Library Guild. With them, we heard  presentations … Continue reading

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Fellow Priscille Dando on the “Lilead Project Think Tank”

Lilead Fellow Priscille Dando published an article for School Library Journal following the Post-AASL meeting in Columbus, OH. She speaks of the emerging trends among school district library supervisors, and the strategies developed by the Fellows to create outcomes in their … Continue reading

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Fellow Stephanie Ham publishes “Inside the Lilead Fellows Program” for SLJ

Stephanie Ham, a self-proclaimed “proud Lilead Fellow,” published an article for the School Library Journal reflecting on the Lilead Fellows program and their recent meeting in Columbus, OH. She states, “As a librarian and Lilead Fellow, I have never been more excited … Continue reading

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Lilead Fellows Present at AASL 2015 in Columbus!

We are proud to announce that several Lilead Fellows presented at the 2015 AASL Conference in Columbus, OH (Nov. 5-8)! Jennifer Boudrye participated in the Friday General Session with the Project Connect Panel. Friday, 8:00 – 9:00 am Mary Keeling presented “From … Continue reading

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