Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV

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Share your ideas for displays and activities 1 Reply

Started by Rhondda Powling. Last reply by Julie Pagliaro Oct 18, 2013.

Books worth reading 7 Replies

Started by Rhondda Powling. Last reply by Rhondda Powling Apr 26, 2013.

Some thoughts on school librarianship 1 Reply

Started by Philip Ryan. Last reply by Camilla Elliott Feb 12, 2013.

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Julie Pagliaro posted a blog post

Branch End of Year Dinner - Mark this date!

We hope you can join us at our last function for the year. This will be a relaxed dinner at the Verona Restaurant.Date: Tuesday 2nd December at 7.30pmWhere: Verona Restaurant (part of the Gateway on Monash Hotel)630 Blackburn Road, Notting HillPlease view the link here:http://www.gatewayonmonash.com.au/index.htmlRSVP: Julie Pagliaro by Friday 28th November…See More
Wednesday
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

CSU Survey - E-books in your school and school library - what's happening now?

Hello SLAV Eastern Metro MembersThis survey is being distributed on behalf of Dr Jennie Bales, Charles Sturt University.  Your participation in the survey will assist in establishing an Australia wide perspective.For your convenience, the message below is also available as a .pdf - …See More
Tuesday
Sharon Betridge posted a blog post

Sharing Adolescent Literature - knowledge and ideas

Café Oggi - Wed 5th November '14A small friendly group of Teacher-Librarians meet once a term to share adolescent literature - latest reads, what's popular and ideas for promoting and using in literacy development.  We meet once a term - discussion over dinner in the Vermont, Burwood, Forest Hills, Blackburn areas. The idea is to bring along a book you've read recently to explain and promote discussion.  We meet at 6.00pm, have a meal while sharing our reading and then finish up about…See More
Oct 24
Julie Pagliaro posted a blog post

How did you promote Book Week this year?

The SLAV Editor of FYI, Fay Pattison, is seeking contributions of 100-200 words for the Spring issue of FYI on the topic: " How did you promote this years CBCA shortlisted books and /or Book Week in your school?"  A few words about an activity in your library and an image to illustrate this would be appreciated. If including an image it should be at least 300dpi or 5mp to meet the requirements for printing.It would be great to have a contribution from our Branch, so please think about sharing…See More
Oct 8
Julie Pagliaro posted a blog post

What has been your experience with the Soflink Oliver System?

At my school, we are presently reviewing our LMS and have been looking closely at Oliver. I would welcome  feedback on other people's experiences with it. Please share your views.See More
Sep 5
Sharon Betridge posted a blog post

Reading and sharing latest adolescent literature

We are a group who are interested in sharing our latest reading of adolescent literature. We will be meeting on Tuesday 24th June '14 at a restaurant in Burwood East.  The idea is to bring along books you've read recently and explain how you are introducing them to students or how popular they have been.  We meet at 6.00pm, have a meal while sharing our reading and then finish up about 7.30pm.If you are interested in joining us please email me  …See More
Aug 19
Cara Latina is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Aug 7
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Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

Reminder: SLAV Conference - 8 Aug - The Virtual Learning Commons

Hello SLAV MembersThe Virtual Learning Commons Conference is led by originators of the 'learning commons' model of school libraries Carol Koechlin (CAN) and Dr David Loertscher  (USA).   If you only attend one Professional Learning event this year it is this one.   You will be familiar with Carol and David through their information literacy leadership and publications such as …See More
Jul 28
Ruth Hogg is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Jul 23
Rhondda Powling posted photos
Jul 16
Keryn D'Arcy is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Jun 18
Jennifer Cain posted a blog post

Casual Replacement TL needed

Mater Christi College is seeking TLs for casual replacement work. You may know of someone who would like a day's work here and there. Would suit a recently retired professional. Please contact Jennifer Cain, Head of Learning Commons, Mater Christi College, Belgrave. 9757 0828.See More
Jun 16
Cathy Hainstock posted a status
"Hi Friends and colleagues, Still places available in the SLV's next Personal Learning Network online PD. Starts June 10 http://j.mp/1mbQMIU"
Jun 5
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

INVITATION: Think Tank/Forum - Professional Learning Program 2015-2017

SLAV members are invited to attend a Think Tank/Forum to explore ideas and create discussion around what people would like to see in the Professional Learning Program for 2015-2017. We would like to discuss all aspects of the program, including topics, specific types of events and of course potential speakers. You are invited come along and contribute your ideas to the discussion.Date:     Thursday 10 July (Yes it is School Holidays)Time:     10.30 am  to 12.30 pm (Morning Tea will be…See More
Jun 4
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

2014 Dromkeen Librarian's award

2014 Dromkeen Librarian's award Nominations are now open for the prestigious national Dromkeen Librarian award. The Librarian’s award recognises outstanding achievement in supporting Australian children’s and young adult literature.The 2014 Dromkeen Librarian’s award nominations are currently invited from librarians involved supporting Australian children's and YA literature Nominees may nominate themselves or others, and nominations close on Monday 16 June at 2pm.The winners will be honoured…See More
May 30
 

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Branch End of Year Dinner - Mark this date!

We hope you can join us at our last function for the year. This will be a relaxed dinner at the Verona Restaurant.

Date: Tuesday 2nd December at 7.30pm

Where: Verona Restaurant (part of the Gateway on Monash Hotel)

630 Blackburn Road, Notting Hill

Please view the link…

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Posted by Julie Pagliaro on October 29, 2014 at 13:08

CSU Survey - E-books in your school and school library - what's happening now?

Hello SLAV Eastern Metro Members

This survey is being distributed on behalf of Dr Jennie Bales, Charles Sturt University.  Your participation in the survey will assist in establishing an Australia wide perspective.

For your convenience, the message below is also available as a .pdf - …

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Posted by Camilla Elliott on October 28, 2014 at 20:00

Sharing Adolescent Literature - knowledge and ideas

Café Oggi - Wed 5th November '14

A small friendly group of Teacher-Librarians meet once a term to share adolescent literature - latest reads, what's popular and ideas for promoting and using in literacy development.  We meet once a term - discussion over dinner in the Vermont, Burwood, Forest Hills, Blackburn areas. The idea is to bring along a book you've read recently to explain and promote discussion.  We meet at 6.00pm,…

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Posted by Sharon Betridge on October 24, 2014 at 14:56

How did you promote Book Week this year?

The SLAV Editor of FYI, Fay Pattison, is seeking contributions of 100-200 words for the Spring issue of FYI on the topic: " How did you promote this years CBCA shortlisted books and /or Book Week in your school?"  A few words about an activity in your library and an image to illustrate this would be appreciated. If including an image it should be at least 300dpi or 5mp to meet the requirements for printing.

It would be great to have a contribution from our Branch, so please think…

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Posted by Julie Pagliaro on October 8, 2014 at 17:36

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