Tuesday, December 4, 2012

IASL Leadership Academy Announcement


What is coming up?
A School Library Leadership Academy, supported by AASL, IASL, and ABC-CLIO

Who is invited?
Iowa Teacher Librarians who aspire to be leaders and have up to 5 years of professional experience as Teacher Librarians

When?
June 20-21, 2013

An opportunity for 15 teacher librarian aspiring leaders to gather in the Iowa City area for June 20-21, 2013, for inspiration, idea sharing, collegiality—and some fun. Tuition and lodging in Coralville will be provided by the sponsors.

Topics will include
·       self-awareness, developing personal leadership skill
·       the teacher librarian and the school culture
·       leading from the middle
·       advocacy and effective communication
·       mentoring
·       principle-centered leadership, technical leadership skills: group process, time management, prioritization

Applications are due March 1, 2013. Application form is linked below.

Google Docs Application

Application in MS Word

--
Jean Donham, Ph. D.
Professor
School Library Studies
University of Northern Iowa
College of Education
319.273.2192