May 30, 2017

Conference for All School Library Staff => Future Ready. Set. Launch!

The Oregon Association of School Libraries hosts an annual fall conference with a mix of sessions and offerings relevant to all school library staff. Classroom teachers get a lot out of the conference, too. Please spread the word among your colleagues, and I hope to see you there. 


2017 OASL Fall Conference
Jesuit High School, Portland
13 & 14, 2017
Future Ready. Set. Launch!


Save $25 on registration by signing up before September.


Here is a sneak peek at some of the fabulous programming you won't want to miss....

"An Evening with Jason Reynolds"
Saturday, October 14th at 7pm
Jesuit High School Marilyn Moyer Theater

Jason Reynolds is a bestselling author, a National Book Award Honoree, a Kirkus Award winner, a Schneider Family Book Award winner, a Walter Dean Myers Award winner, an NAACP Image Award Winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors.


Friday Evening Author Dessert with Vera Brosgol
2017 Caldecott Honor recipient for Leave Me Alone
Friday, October 13th at 6:30 pm

Friday Afternoon

Elementary Booktalks with Rosanne Parry
Secondary Booktalks with Jerene Battisti and Angelina Benedetti

In addition, we will have quality speakers, Beaverton's FutureBus paired with a makerspace playground, lots of session options on Saturday,
exhibitors, karaoke, and the chance to network.




Jen Maurer, MLS
School Library Consultant
State Library of Oregon