Every time my library wraps up a big program I think about how I should take five or ten minutes to note what improvements and tweaks I want to make the next time. Of course, I usually get busy working on whatever the next big thing is and don’t get around to it. I have been intrigued by a lot of cool possibilities for next year, so I’m thinking it is not too early to consider what form your programs might take for Teen Tech Week 2014.…Continue
Added by Kip Odell on March 20, 2013 at 2:51pm — No Comments
Time to Check in @ your library and check out the outstanding technology they offer like e-books, movies, music, audiobooks, databases and online homework help.
What's your favorite thing to check out when you Check in @ your library!
Submit your answer at http://atyourlibrary.org/happy-teen-tech-week for a chance to win a $25 iTunes gift card. Open to library lovers of all ages. Contest will remain open until noon…Continue
Added by YALSA on March 14, 2013 at 10:24am — No Comments
Pew released a new teens & technlogy report on March 13, 2013:
You can also read the YALSAblog post about it:
Added by YALSA on March 13, 2013 at 9:44am — No Comments
We are working on Teen Tech Week here at Cottage Grove Public Library, in Cottage Grove, Oregon. On top of that, we're also working on a Space Night event in which Astronomer Teena Della from NASA is our special guest! We're very busy here at CGPL, but nonetheless, I'm sharing my TTW Plans!
We and the Teens will be using our computer resources at CGPL to cast our votes in this years Kids' Choice Awards!
Also, we are having a photo contest, in which teens ages 13 - 19 can submit their…
Added by Rebecca McElroy on March 7, 2013 at 4:17pm — No Comments
In recognition of Teen Tech Week, the Afterschool Alliance will moderate a free webinar focused on how libraries—in partnership with youth-serving organizations—can be key allies in providing innovative and digitally-rich programming for teens.
With support from the MacArthur Foundation and the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), thirty libraries and museums throughout the country are working…Continue
Added by YALSA on March 5, 2013 at 4:03pm — No Comments
Each code leads to a different post on our book blog, website, flickr, youtube or twitter feed. The bit.ly links included with each code are there for…Continue
Added by Donna Block on March 5, 2013 at 2:47pm — No Comments
For those of you looking to infuse some Science, Technology Engineering, or Math into your TTW activities, YALSA now has an online toolkit to help you do just that!
Added by YALSA on March 1, 2013 at 1:16pm — No Comments