How to Assess Digital Literacy

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Of late, the most common question is, “How to I assess student digital literacy?” How do I assess faculty digital literacy so I can teach them what they don’t know?” ” –from the American Library Association. Why assess it?

Dr. Steve Albrecht's Library 2.0 Podcast: "Vendor Oversight At Your Library" | Webinar: "Librarians as Mandated Reporters"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've just posted a new Dr. Albrecht podcast in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : "Vendor Oversight At Your Library." "I I want to talk about vendors and vendor relationships with the library.

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New Webinar: "Ten Library Service Myths Every Librarian Should Challenge" with Dr. Steve Albrecht

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Ten Library Service Myths Every Librarian Should Challenge" Part of the Library 2.0 Series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : Ten Library Service Myths - is it time to question what we think we already know about taking care of patrons’ needs in the library?

Library 2.0 Webinar: "Library Civility: Taking Care of Each Other"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Library Civility: Taking Care of Each Other" Part of the Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 and hosted by ALA author and library service, safety, and security expert, Dr. Steve Albrecht.

New Library 2.0 Webinar: "Gangs in the Library: A Serious Security Issue" with Dr. Steve Albrecht

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Gangs in the Library: A Serious Security Issue" Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 30-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 and hosted by ALA author and library service, safety, and security expert, Dr. Steve Albrecht.

Webinar on Gangs in the Library | Podcast on "Mentorship and Succession Planning to Develop Library Leaders"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This coming Friday is another in the series of Dr. Steve Albrecht's webinars, "Gangs in the Library: A Serious Security Issue." Friday, November 19th: "Gangs in the Library: A Serious Security Issue" Part of a special Library 2.0 What do gang members come to the library?

The Annual All-Access Pass Programs (Individual and Institutional) for the Library 2.0 Webinar Series

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Library 2.0 has a collection of 31 recorded webinars and four "bonus" videos from Dr. Steve Albrecht in our Service, Safety, and Security collection. These passes can be administered through Library 2.0 Steve Steve Hargadon Library 2.0

ASK DR. STEVE: "Dealing with Disruptive Teens / Tweens in the Library" + Webinar on "Dangerous Situations"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've just posted a new blog post by Dr. Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : "Dealing with Disruptive Teens / Tweens in the Library." This post is part of a new Library 2.0 You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

Library 2.0 Webinar: "The Safe Library" + Blog Post: "Creating the Perfect Library Security Officer" #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"The Safe Library: Lessons (I’ve Learned) in Keeping Staff and Patrons Better Protected" Part of a special Library 2.0 OVERVIEW : We invite you to join us for a 90-minute webinar presented by Library 2.0 You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

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SHEG currently offers three impressive curricula that may be put to immediate use in secondary classrooms and libraries. Using everyday digital content, the COR paper and online assessments directly connect to the questions posed in SHEG’s study and engage learners in credibility decision-making around three COR Competencies: Who’s behind the information? The free assessments include Google Docs assessments to copy and digital rubrics to download.

Albrecht Podcast: "Service: The Walt Disney Way" | Webinar: "Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Your Library"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've just posted a new Dr. Albrecht podcast in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : " Service: The Walt Disney Way." In 2015, the ALA published his book, Library Security: Better Communication, Safer Facilities.

Two January Library 2.0 Webinars: "Better Communications" and "Service Leadership"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We invite you to join us for either or both of two 60-minute webinars presented by Library 2.0 There is a cost to attending our series of " Service, Safety, and Security " webinars with Dr. Albrecht. Best wishes to all, Steve Hargadon Library 2.0

Friday Webinar - "Helping Library Patrons with Autism" + Blog Post #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We invite you to join us this Friday, February 19th, for a 60-minute webinar with Dr. James R. Wining, presented by Library 2.0 and Dr. Steve Albrecht: " Helping Library Patrons with Autism : Start with Understanding.” Steve Hargadon Library 2.0 In this webinar.

New Webinar: "Collection Protection: Preventing Thefts, Vandalism, Fires, and Other Large and Small Library Disasters"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Collection Protection: Preventing Thefts, Vandalism, Fires, and Other Large and Small Library Disasters" Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 webinars, blog posts, and podcast series.

Webinar: "Collection Protection" | Year-End All-Access Webinar Pass Special

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Collection Protection: Preventing Thefts, Vandalism, Fires, and Other Large and Small Library Disasters" Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 ALL-ACCESS WEBINAR PASSES Library 2.0

Getting a Library 2.0 All-Access Pass for Dr. Albrecht's "Service, Safety, and Security" Webinars

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Library 2.0 has a collection of 26 recorded webinars from Dr. Steve Albrecht as part of our Service, Safety, and Security collection. Individuals who have paid for at least one Library 2.0 Steve Steve Hargadon Library 2.0 I listened to 4 of your webinars at this run.

Dr. Albrecht New Blog "Gang Problems in the Library" | Friday Webinar on "Team Success"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This Friday is another in the series of Dr. Steve Albrecht's webinars, " Team Success: Better Results Through Focused Team Building, Internal Support, Clear Communication, and Conflict Resolution. series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0

Dr. Albrecht Library 2.0 Blog: "Best Boss-Worst Boss Exercise" | "Team Success" Webinar

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Dr. Albrecht's recent blog posts are available here , including: "Developing Financial Knowledge and Budget Skills: What Every Library Supervisor Needs to Know," "Puzzled About the Police Response in Your Library? and "Library Civility: A Code for How We Treat Each Other."

New Webinar: "Librarians as Mandated Reporters: Child Abuse, Dependent Adult Abuse, and Elder Abuse"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Librarians as Mandated Reporters: Child Abuse, Dependent Adult Abuse, and Elder Abuse" Part of the Library 2.0 This 60-minute training webinar is presented by Library 2.0 and hosted by ALA author and library service, safety, and security expert, Dr. Steve Albrecht.

Why personalized learning should start in school libraries

eSchool News

With personalization a growing initiative in schools, the library may not be the first thing educators think of as a resource. However, according to Michelle Luhtala, library department chair at New Canaan High School, CT, and Jackie Whiting, librarian at New Canaan High School, the library is often the best place to look for personalizing instruction through assessing, reading and making. How Libraries are Personalized Learning Hotspots.

Upcoming Library 2.0 Webinar: "Post-Pandemic Staff Development and Training: How Can We Best Support It?"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht & Maurice Coleman OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 and hosted by library consultant and "T is for Training" podcast host Maurice Coleman.

#10: Why personalized learning should start in school libraries

eSchool News

With personalization a growing initiative in schools, the library may not be the first thing educators think of as a resource. However, according to Michelle Luhtala, library department chair at New Canaan High School, CT, and Jackie Whiting, librarian at New Canaan High School, the library is often the best place to look for personalizing instruction through assessing, reading and making. How Libraries are Personalized Learning Hotspots.

"Preventing Library Fires" Blog Post + Two January Library 2.0 Webinars: "Better Communications" and "Service Leadership" #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new blog post from Dr. Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : " What a Fire Chief Wants You to Know About Preventing Library Fires. " Best wishes to all, Steve Hargadon Library 2.0 Part of a special Library 2.0

Library 2.0 Podcast - "Let's Talk About Talking" + Friday Webinar: "The Safe Library" #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new podcast from Dr. Albrecht on the topic of " Let's Talk About Talking " in the " Library Safety and Security with Dr. Steve Albrecht " section of Library 2.0. You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

Blog: "Puzzled About Police Response?" Friday Webinar: "Tools for the Library Supervisor"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new blog post from Dr. Steve Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security" section of Library 2.0 : Puzzled About the Police Response in Your Library? webinars, blog posts, and podcast series. You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

New Webinar - "Ten Tools for the (New) Library Supervisor: Starting Out Right"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Ten Tools for the (New) Library Supervisor: Starting Out Right" Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

New Library 2.0 Webinar - "Customer Service in Stressful Situations: Step-by-Step to Better Interactions with Patrons"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Customer Service in Stressful Situations: Step-by-Step to Better Interactions with Patrons" Part of the Library 2.0 Essential Librarian" Series with Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 These are hosted either at Library 2.0

Title Change for Friday's Webinar: "Serving Library Patrons with Mental Health Issues: Support, Empathy, and Safety"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Serving Library Patrons with Mental Health Issues: Support, Empathy, and Safety" Part of a special Library 2.0 link] [link] [link] (story on the same study) Our special thanks to Library 2.0 OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0

How School Libraries Can Help Personalize Learning

edWeb.net

With personalization becoming a growing initiative in schools, the library is a valuable asset for personalizing instruction around student needs. Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, New Canaan High School, CT, with guest Jackie Whiting, Librarian at New Canaan High School, CT, presented in the webinar, “ Personalizing Instruction Through the Library ,” hosted by edWeb.net and sponsored by Mackin Educational Resources. WATCH THE WEBINAR RECORDING.

Albrecht Podcast on "Domestic Violence in the Library Workspace" + "Your Library and the Police" Webinar on Friday

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new 30-minute podcast episode " Library Safety and Security with Dr. Steve Albrecht " section of Library 2.0 : "Domestic Violence in the Library Workspace," Dr. Albrecht's fifth podcast episode. Signups will be taken until an hour before the webinar.

Podcast: "Protecting Your Library Facility During Protests" | Next Friday Webinar: "The Substance Abusing Patron" #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new podcast from Dr. Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : " Protecting Your Library Facility During Protests." Also coming up is a paid webinar by Dr. Albrecht.

"Serving Mentally Ill Patrons: Support, Empathy, and Safety" - Library 2.0 Webinar with Dr. Steve Albrecht

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Serving Mentally Ill Patrons: Support, Empathy, and Safety" Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht & Dr. Dr. Gina Simmons Schneider OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

Announcing April 9 "Protecting Your Library From a Fire" | This Friday: "Patrons with Autism" - Library 2.0 Webinars #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Protecting Your Library From a Fire” Part of a special Library 2.0 series - featuring Robert May, JD, former Fire Chief, and hosted by Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

"Your Library and the Police: Time for a New Relationship" - A Library 2.0 Webinar from Dr. Steve Albrecht

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Steve Albrecht's newest Library 2.0 webinar is coming up on Friday, August 28th: " Your Library and the Police: Time for a New Relationship." This 6 0-minute webinar with Q&A is part of a special Library 2.0 You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0

"10 Practices for Quality Service by Library Staff" (Forwardable Version) | Dr. Steve Albrecht | Friday Webinar

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted below the full text of Dr. Albrecht's blog post on " The Code of Quality Service for Library Employees." These are in our special Library Service, Safety, & Security section of Library 2.0. Help yourself have a long and healthy career in library service.

Webinar - "Sexual Harassment of Library Staff" on September 17th

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF LIBRARY STAFF: RESPONDING TO INCIDENTS BY PATRONS OR OTHERS." A 60-minute webinar, recorded in a special Library 2.0 Register to attend live or to have access to the recordings by clicking on the "Join WEBINAR" on THIS PAGE. You will need to be logged into Library 2.0--if OVERVIEW : The following questions come up in libraries around the country: “Why didn’t you tell your boss you were being sexually or racially harassed by a patron?

Podcast: "The Power of Surveys" | Friday Webinar: "Serving Library Patrons with a Trauma History" #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new podcast from Dr. Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : " The Power of Surveys. Also coming up are two paid webinars by Dr. Albrecht.

Dr. Steve Albrecht Library Webinar Recordings - Free to View Until April 30

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Until April 30th, Dr. Steve Albrecht has offered to make his paid webinar recordings available to view for free to all members of Library 2.0 His 21 business and police books include Library Security ; Tough Training Topics ; Added Value Negotiating ; Service, Service, Service! ;

This Week's Library 2.0 Webinar: "Post-Pandemic Staff Development and Training: How Can We Best Support It?"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Part of a special Library 2.0 series with Dr. Steve Albrecht & Maurice Coleman OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 and hosted by library consultant and "T is for Training" podcast host Maurice Coleman.

New Webinar - "Helping Library Patrons with Autism: Start with Understanding” | February 19th

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

"Helping Library Patrons with Autism: Start with Understanding” Part of a special Library 2.0 Wining and hosted by Dr. Steve Albrecht OVERVIEW : A 60-minute training webinar presented by Library 2.0 In this webinar. You will first need to be a member of Library 2.0