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Popular Teen Apps

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Digital Citizenship

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Digital Citizenship, in addition to learning cool technology tools, is important to share with our teens.  Some of the award recipients are modeling appropriate digital citizenship behaviors in their…Continue

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Mar 12
Karen Lemmons replied to Karen Lemmons's discussion Digital Citizenship
"An interesting thought on students and digital citizenship: http://www.teachthought.com/technology/11-tips-for-students-tomanage-their-digital-footprints/"
Mar 9
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Popular Teen Apps

According to a Forbes article, http://www.forbes.com/sites/parmyolson/2013/11/12/heres-where-teens-are-going-instead-of-facebook/, students are leaving Facebook and going to other apps.  Most of my students like Instagram, Vine, Snapchat, and Kik.  What are you students favorite apps?  See More
Mar 9
Karen Lemmons replied to Coleen Stretten's discussion Free webinars
"Hello Coleen Some webinars are listed under "Free Web Tools"  under Resources.  I will investigate further about the webinars and let you know."
Mar 6
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Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship, in addition to learning cool technology tools, is important to share with our teens.  Some of the award recipients are modeling appropriate digital citizenship behaviors in their projects.  Share with us your digital citizenship lessons/programs/ideas!See More
Mar 1
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"School Librarians! What programs are you doing during Teen Tech Week? What programs have you done already? Please share! Thanks!"
Feb 19
Karen Lemmons replied to YALSA's discussion Outcomes & Evaluations
"I would like my teens to know how to evaluate websites, how to use other electronic resources for information (like databases, organization, institution and governmental websites) instead of Google, how to use social media to create a positive image…"
Nov 11, 2013
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Let's talk about FAIL...

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A new way of looking at the word FAIL is to define it as "first attempt…Continue

Teen Tech Week 2015 Program Ideas

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Public Library Programs

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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

Advocacy & TTW

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In what ways are people leveraging TTW as an opportunity to do some advocating for library services for/with teens?  Inviting an elected official to attend a TTW event?  Recruiting a library advocate…Continue

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TTW Posts from YALSABlog

Self-Directed Programs: Scavenger Hunts

An amazing way to get your tweens and teens to know the “unfamiliar” bits of your library is to do self-directed scavenger hunts. You know that your “kids” tend to congregate to one particular area- whether it's your teen space, a place with the most comfortable chairs or a low table for card gaming, or Read More →

Teen Tech Week: Self-Directed Contests

I am completely in love with self-directed contests. Also known as passive programming (which always leads my superiors to think that there is NO thought or work involved at all, which is not true), these self-directed contests get teens involved because they are: drawn into the library by the contest itself ask the staff questions Read More →

TTW: Start with What You've Got

Feel less than tech savvy? Concerned that you are not techie enough to pull off a Teen Tech week program? Well, don't be! While it is fantastic to have the double bonus of offering coding or robotics during Teen Tech Week (March 9-15)' the reality is that many of us do not have the skills, budgets, Read More →



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