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Prizes & Displays

What are some good DIY themed items that would make good prizes?  What sort of displays around the DIY them are folks planning, either on t…

Started by Kelly Scherer in Sample Title

10 Feb 11, 2014
Reply by Kelly

TTW

First year doing TTW.  If anyone has any suggestions I would appreciate it.  I do have an idea about having student in the National Honor S…

Started by Carla Stoll in Sample Title

1 Jan 21, 2014
Reply by Christy

Pis Anyone?

Anyone out there doing anything with the Raspberry Pis? Or something similar? I have $ to get some, and I'm hoping to launch them during Te…

Started by Christie Gibrich in Sample Title

2 Jan 15, 2014
Reply by Michelle L. Chrzanowski

Self Directed Displays

Have you ever done a QR display for your library? How did it go? Did you make it a scavenger hunt or just a learning experience?

Started by Christie Gibrich in Uncategorized

1 Jan 13, 2014
Reply by Lisa Williams

Self Directed Displays

So, I LOVE doing self-directed (or passive) programming in my library. I am the only full time librarian there, and I wear a TON of differe…

Started by Christie Gibrich in Sample Title

0 Nov 26, 2013

Outcomes & Evaluations

What outcomes are people setting for TTW?  What is it that they want the teens to learn or achieve?  How will that be measured and shared o…

Started by YALSA in Sample Title

2 Nov 21, 2013
Reply by Laurie Solawetz

Incorporating STEM into Your Library and Teen Tech Week

STEM -- Science, Technology, Education, and Math -- is the latest buzzword in education. How does your library incorporate STEM into its of…

Started by YALSA in Uncategorized

5 Nov 14, 2013
Reply by Natalie Couch

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Encourage teens to take advantage of all the great digital tools offered through the library to become content creators! #TTW18

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What are Your Plans for TTW 2018?

Started by Kylie Peters in Sample Title on Saturday. 0 Replies

Active or passive programs?High-tech or low-tech?What is your budget like?Are you doing coding? Filmmaking or music-making? Robotics? Circuits? 3D printing? Technology/art fusion?Continue

Public Library Programs

Started by YALSA in Uncategorized. Last reply by Kylie Peters on Saturday. 45 Replies

Do you work at a public library? Use this space to find and share ideas for TTW programs that are hosted through public libraries!Continue

Passive Program

Started by Valerie Gilbert in Sample Title. Last reply by Kylie Peters on Saturday. 2 Replies

Any ideas for a TTW passive program? We're a small branch and get a handful of teens.ThanksContinue

Successful High School Programs

Started by Karen Abraham in Sample Title. Last reply by Amy Ojserkis Feb 27, 2017. 4 Replies

I have always struggled to get a large turnout at my high school for teen tech week.  Any suggestions on how to draw them in?  Any ideas that have worked for other high school libraries?  Thanks!Continue

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TTW Posts from YALSABlog

Instagram of the Week – March 14

A brief look at ‘grams of interest to engage teens and librarians navigating this social media platform. Last week from March 6-12 marked this year’s “Create it at your library” Teen Tech Week celebration. Sponsored by YALSA, this yearly initiative aims to connect teens and libraries, and encourage teens to make use… Continue reading

Create it at Your Library: Preparing for Teen Tech Week 2016

Teen Tech Week is YALSA’s yearly initiative encouraging libraries to engage their teen community with resources that enhance their digital literacy skills. During March 6-12, libraries across the country will be buzzing with tech programs, STEM activities, and will be showcasing their digital resources with pride. Not only does this… Continue reading

Teen Creative Writing & Art Contest for Teen Tech Week

As part of Teen Tech Week, YALSA is teaming up with the Connected Learning Alliance, Deviant Art, the National Writing Project, and Wattpad for the Twist Fate challenge. The challenge is to get young people (ages 13-17) telling stories about what happens when a hero becomes a villain, or a… Continue reading

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