Chicago Area School Library Network

Abbreviation: 
CASLN

CASLN exists as a networking group for school librarians. We are inclusive of all information specialists: library students, college professors, retired professionals, and technology coaches. Join us as we support each other, advocate for school librarianship in the Chicago Area, and share resources.

Website
https://casln-aisle.weebly.com/

Meetings: 

We meet in person 4 times a year. We are a flexible group that understands job and family commitments may limit your availability. Though our meetings run from 4:30-7: 00 p.m. attendees may show up later or leave earlier, as needed.

2019-2020 Meetings

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 4:30-7pm @ Thomas Edison Elementary School
Topics: "A Recipe for Success" - Bring One of Your Favorite Lesson Plans to Share, Leave with a Ton of Great Ideas!
PD Hours offered

Second meeting: Monday, December 2nd, 2019 4:30-7pm @ TBD
Topics: Digital Literacy
PD Hours offered

Third Meeting: Monday, February 3rd, 2020 4:30-7pm @ TBD
Topics: Social Justice
PD Hours offered

Fourth Meeting: Thursday, April 2nd, 2020 4:30-7pm @ TBD
Topics: Book Tasking and Librarian Advocacy

Email/Communications: 

We communicate through the CASLN listserv. We also have Google docs for sharing on a variety of topics, from CCSS resources to Recommended Speakers: Authors, Illustrators, and Storytellers.

Contact:
April Eichmiller and Sara Steiger
caslnchapter@aisled.org

Library Types: 
School
Category: 
Member Networking Group
Geographical Area: 
Northbrook