Interested in school librarianship or youth services?
Join us for LIS 7910 to explore ways to transform your library or school into a community of enthusiastic readers. Creating a Community of Readers will be a one-week onsite course held June 5-9, 2017.
Creating a Community of Readers
LIS 7910: a One-Week On-Site Course | June 5-9, 2017
Explore ways to transform your library or classroom into a community of enthusiastic readers. For graduate students from SLIS and SOE interested in children's literature, YA literature, or school or public librarianship; current school and public librarians; and classroom teachers.
- Sparking children's and teens' interest in books
- Reading as a shared activity
- Programming and events to build a reading community
- Motivation vs encouragement
- Funding a community of readers
For further information, contact:
Dr. Charity Cantey
The College of Human Sciences & Education (CHSE) is a nationally accredited division of Louisiana State University. The college is comprised of the School of Education, the School of Leadership & Human Resource Development, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Library & Information Science, the School of Social Work, and the University Laboratory School. These combined schools offer 8 undergraduate degree programs, 18 graduate programs, and 7 online graduate degree programs, enrolling more than 2,020 undergraduate and 879 graduate students. The College is committed to achieving the highest standards in teaching, research, and service and is committed to improving quality of life across the lifespan.
Visit the College of Human Sciences & Education at lsu.edu/chse
The LSU School of Library & Information Science (SLIS) provides a 100% online prestigious education in library and information science. It is the home of the Master of Library and Information Science, which is the only program accredited by the American Library Association in the state of Louisiana. SLIS offers a MS, dual degree with the Department of History, undergraduate minor, and two certificate options. SLIS is part of the College of Human Sciences & Education.
Visit the School of Library & Information Science at lsu.edu/chse/slis
The LSU School of Education (SOE) offers graduate and undergraduate programs in Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Leadership and Research, and Counseling, including two completely online master’s programs. SOE offers a range of professional and academic degree programs that focus on preparing students for careers in education, research, policy formation and implementation, as well as program oversight. The School’s mission is to prepare P-12 educational professionals to be leaders, practitioners, and scholars knowledgeable in contemporary educational issues. SOE is part of the College of Human Sciences & Education.
Visit the School of Education at lsu.edu/chse/education