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Lilead Fellow Susan Gauthier Receives an AASL Innovative Reading Grant

Congratulations to Lilead Fellow Susan Gauthier for receiving an AASL Innovative Reading Grant! “Gauthier’s project, Animal Advocates: Every Animal Has a Story to Tell, is designed to increase reading comprehension, but also to ignite and sustain third- and fourth-grade students’ … Continue reading

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Lilead Fellows Publish “Empowered, Enabled, and Equipped through Professional Collaboration”

Congrats to Lilead Fellows Kerry Townsend, Lynn Johnson, Stephanie Luyt, Katie Salmela, and Misi Werle on your recent article “Empowered, Enabled, and Equipped through Professional Collaboration.” You can find a preview of their article in the photo below.

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Members of the Lilead Project at SXSW EDU

Congratulations to Lilead team members Jeff and Christie and Lilead Fellow Kerry Townsend for presenting Transforming PD Through School Library Leadership at SXSW EDU. Lilead Fellow Carolyn Foote also presented Reinvention: Designing Future Ready Libraries and Lilead Mentor Kafi Kumasi presented on the Panel … Continue reading

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Lilead Mentor Featured on Panel at SXSW

Check out Lilead Mentor Kafi Kumasi who is featured on the front page of SXSWEDU for her panel “Why is the Largest Classroom in the School Empty?” which featured an ESSA-focused discussion about how districts and states should re-engage school … Continue reading

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Lilead Fellow Amy Soma’s Podcast Interview

Congratulations to Amy Soma who recorded a virtual podcast interview regarding leading Fargo Public Schools (FPS) school librarians in exemplary technology teaching and learning practices. In the interview, Amy’s FPS school librarian colleague Louis Lauer, Jefferson Elementary School, also shares … Continue reading

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Lilead Fellow Releases Book

Lilead Fellow Ann Ewbank just released her book Political Advocacy for School Librarians: Leveraging Your Influence. “This compact book serves as a guide to advocating for effective programs, filling a gap in the practitioner literature regarding the policies that affect … Continue reading

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Lilead Mentor as Guest Editor for Knowledge Quest

Lilead Mentor Judi Moreillon was recently featured as a guest editor for Knowledge Quest. You can check out her column in the January/February issue here.

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