Librarian webinars

Hi all, Just a quick list of webinars available to most of us: https://www.infinitelearning.ae/webinars/ How can we trust online information and virtual learning? Using your school library services with impact. Monday 2nd November 2020 16.00 UAE time This course is aimed at All Teachers and Leaders, Primary, Secondary, Subject Leaders, Librarians and Library Staff We …

Final IB Librarians workshop for 2020 – The Role of the Librarian (cat 3)

October 22nd-24th - this will probably be the final IB Librarians workshop until spring 2021 Here is the link for registration: https://www.taaleemibworkshops.com/index.php/register-now.html Please note that the dates were changed to fit with the Dubai mid-term break - this linked webpage has the old dates, the correct dates are mentioned here on this blog. Description: How …

Emirate Lit Fest – School Librarians’ PD Workshop

UPDATED LINK - Register for the professional development workshop - please register here You are invited to a professional development workshop for school librarians jointly organised by the School Librarian of the Year Award and Information Literacy Network of the Gulf. This event will be held online on Sunday 18 October 2020 from 4pm to …

October already!!

There we go – YOU have made it through the first month and a half of this topsy turvy year 😊 I have completed IB Lib training, enrolled in a FutureLearn Mindfulness course, listened to a Webinar offered by the SLA – and still managed to be the librarian and check out books to our …

Goodbye and farewell

After many years I am leaving the Emirates and heading back to Scotland.  I would like to thank all those over the years who have given so generously of their time and expertise to support other librarians in the UAE. As I've been sorting and tidying I came across these photos of a training weekend …