Friday, April 17, 2020

Friday FAQs for April 17, 2020

Dear Library Staff Serving Youth,

Happy Friday! Here is the second installment of  Friday FAQs for Youth Services. The slides used in the recording are attached as a PDF. Also, the FAQ Friday form is open for your input on next week’s episode.

           FAQ Friday 4/17/2020 recording 

Last Week’s FAQ Friday 4/10/2020 recording https://youtu.be/h7UinjYf_YE

Resources related to this week’s topics:
Booktalking
View the librarians from the Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC) discussing “Great New Books for Birth - Grade 5” and “Great New Books for Older Children and Teens” in two recently recorded webinars hosted by South Central Library System. 


Accessibility and Equity

Be proactive, versus reactive

Available until May 7, 2020
Clear up written communication to make it easier to read and comprehend for everyone, and especially for people who struggle to read.

Resource round-up from your Wisconsin peers

Professional Development
Books build better brains, especially during emergencies

Be well,

Tessa Michaelson Schmidt
Public Library Consultant – Youth and Inclusive Services
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
(608) 267-5077

Links to YSS COVID-19 series:
Online Storytimes
SLP & Programming Resources
Re-Opening and Safety Issues
Permissions (Books, Authors and Music)
      Music Permissions? Look No Further  3/27/20; updated 3/31/20
Professional Development
Kids Resources
WI Online Program Data
Friday FAQs with Tessa Michaelson Schmidt
4/10/20 recording       4/17/20 recording          4/24/20 recording        5/1/20 recording               5/8/20 recording
Taking Care of You

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