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North Sydney TL Annual Conference: 15 May, 2014

Teacher Librarian Sydney North Area Annual Conference: Now is the Time!

Now is the Time!

When:  Thursday 15th May 2014        RSVP: Friday 2nd May 2014

Where:  Checkers Conference Centre.  331 Mona Vale Road Terrey Hills

Time: 8.15am - 3.15pm

Download the registration form here

Also featuring an additional concurrent session from President SLANSW, Michelle Jensen on the universal library card for all project, and eBooks in schools.

The Program


Registration and welcome


Now is the time..........!!! Keynote Speaker - Lyn Hay from CSU presents opportunities to be proactive in reshaping the role of Teacher librarians, reflecting on the influence of the Australian Curriculum and digital and mobile learning.


Time to share... Networking workshops. (see registration for details)


Morning tea


Time to read..... Aaron Blabey, creator of picture books such as "Pearl Barley and Charlie Parsley", winner of the 2008 CBCA Book of the Year (Early Childhood), 2012 National Literacy Ambassador, awarded the 2013 NSW Premier's Literary Award for "The Ghost of Miss Annabel Spoon".




Time to learn... Alanna Sydes from the Jill Sherlock Memorial Learning Assistant, and a representative from the State library on school library services.


Time to be inspired.... Book reviews by Kate Colley of Bloomin' Books.


Conference evaluation and Lucky door prizes


We look forward to seeing you at this stimulating Conference.

Note that all registrations need to be received by 2nd May 2014 and that no late registrations will be accepted.

Delegate numbers will be limited to 110.
















When: Thu, 27 March 2014 - Thu, 15 May 2014

Where: Checkers Conference Centre, 331 Mona Vale Rd, NSW, 2084, Australia

Type: Conference

Contact: Michelle Jensen

Phone: 02) 9450 2422

Mobile: 61295171000

Email: Michelle Jensen