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Media Specialist / Librarian Strand

IntegratED 2019

February 20, 2019

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Calling All Media Specialists and Librarians!

Jennifer LaGarde will once again be leading the Media Specialist/ Librarians strand at AcceleratED.

What is the Media Specialist / Librarian Strand?

The Media Specialist / Librarian Strand is a special day designed just for you. The Strand takes place the day before IPDX (February 20). When you register for the two-day IPDX conference, you also get a special day of workshop content at APDX for only $30.

This strand will help you gain new perspectives on media literacy, advocacy and strategies to work with peers and technology. In just one day, you will gain job embedded skills and ideas alongside a group of your peers to help support your personal goals and to help you build a district/building vision for the future of your space.

Why register for both?

We think IPDX would be a great fit for Media Specialists and Librarians. The mission of IPDX is to provide all educators with a supportive community where they can collaborate to develop practical strategies for integrating technology into teaching and learning. Plus, when you register for the IPDX conference, the Media Specialist / Librarian Strand is only $30.

Event Logistics

Where does the event take place?

The Sheraton Hotel at the Portland International Airport in Portland, OR.

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What else is included?

Participation in the Media Specialist / Library Strand comes with two meals on Wednesday. In addition, participants are also able to attend the two keynotes from AcceleratED and take part in a lunch unconference tailored to job alike challenges and inspiration.


Where can I find the full event schedule?

The full schedule can be found through the Sched app.

About Jennifer LaGarde

Jennifer LaGarde

Jennifer LaGarde

Jennifer LaGarde (aka library girl!) is a lifelong educator and learner. With over twenty years of experience in public education, Jennifer has served as a classroom teacher, a teacher librarian, digital teaching and learning specialist, district level support staff and state wide leader as a consultant for both the NC Dept of Public Instruction and the Friday Institute for Instructional Innovation. In addition to her numerous articles on best practice, Jennifer runs the award-winning blog The Adventures of Library Girl where she proves you don’t have to be superhero to be a teacher librarian, but having a cape sure helps.