SLRI Annual Conference LOG


2006 - Crowne Plaza - “School Libraries a Class Act”

Keynote - Dr Ross Todd

Author - Mark Patinkin

Workshops - Critical role of school libraries in research - JIm Barrett & Peter Quesnel

- Companion books - Sally Curtis & Diane Silva

- RICBA

- Internet Searching - Robert Balliot

- Learning through the school library - Ross Todd

- Reaching Reluctant Readers - Debbie Fischer & Pat Morris

- RITBA

- Beginning Podcasting - John Lemansky

- Authentic research and learning through technology - Ross Todd

- Students as Filmakers - Deb Hobday & Jeff Danielson

- Strategies for collaborating - Donna Good

- Keeping students safe online - Michelle Steever & Karen Mann



2007 - Crowne Plaza

Keynote - Bernie Dodge

Author - Will Hobbs

Workshops - Teaching with webquests - Bernie Dodge

- RICBA

- YART

- eportfolio - Dr. Royce Robertson

- Podcast - Clint Kennedy

- Booktalking and Intellectual freedom - Gale Eaton

- RITBA

- Creating Reading Partnerships - Muriel Benjamin

- Blogs and Wikis as webquest tasks - Bernie Dodge

- Copyright for educators - Sheila Conway

- Library Advocacy - Barbara Ashby

- Reading programs - Jane Perry



2008 - Crowne Plaza - “Heroes in Action”

Keynote - Sara Kelly Johns

Author - Richard Peck

Workshops - Critical Friends Group - Cathy Capalbo

- Blended Learning k-12 - Clint Kennedy

- RICBA

- YART

- Blended Learning in action - Clint Kennedy

- RITBA

- Richard Peck

- Grant Writing - Christine Arouth

- Gaming - Tara Rothman

- Graphic novels - Robin Lensing

- Web 2.0 - Dave Fontaine

- Reference Resources - Bonnie Lilenthal



2009 - Crowne Plaza

Keynote - Jamie MacKenzie

Author - Lois Lowry

Workshops -RICBA - Judith Maxim

-RITBA - Aaron Coutu

-Gaming - Chris Harris

-Visual Literacy - Cindy Reiser & Kristin Rich

-YART - Aaron Coutu

-Moodle - Jon Reed & Heather Cantangallo



2010 - Crowne Plaza -“Librarians: Leading Toward the Center”

Keynote - Doug Johnson

Author - Steve Kluger

Workshops - RICBA

- RITBA

- All things google - Fritz Benz

- Fixed library program ideas - Doug Johnson

- YART

- Muve it: Second Life - Doug Johnson

- Grant Writing - Christine Arouth

- Magazines for school libraries - Criss Lynn

- Web 2.0 tools - Doug Johnson

- RIDE BEP

- Reference Resources - Bonnie Lilenthal

- Secrets of professional speakers - Marianne Douglas



2011 - Bryant University - “Magic Toolkit: Transform Your Library”

Keynote - Joyce Valenza

Author - N/A

Workshops - Reading 2.0 - Joyce Valenza

-YART

- RICBA

- TBA

- RITBA

- ESL - Guy from RIDE

- Virtual Practices - Joyce Valenza

- Gaggle of google - Shane Sher



2012 - Crowne Plaza - “Envisioning the Future”

Keynote - Keith Curry Lance

Luncheon Speaker - Stephen Collins - Shake Scene

Workshops - RITBA

-Reasearch - Keith Curry Lance

-Ways to Engage Today’s Learner - Whitney Mihoulides

-Universal Design - Lori Cooney

-RICBA

-Evaluations for  LMS - Colleen Calahan

-Creating online assignments - Whitney Mihoulides

-There’s an App for that - Lori Cooney

- Digital Classroom - Kyle Schutt



2013 - Crowne Plaza - “Taking Care of Business”

Keynote - Susan Ballard

Author - Adam Gidwitz

Workshops - Developing the brand - Susan Ballard

- 21st Ce Communicating tools - Aaron Coutu

- Nonfiction books - Susannah Richards

- RIDE’s literacy website - Diane Girard

- What motivates you - Renee Hobbs

- teaching digital literacy thru web 2.0 - Jen Thomas

- What’s between the pages - Susannah Richards

- CC nonfiction - Kathleen O’dean

- Libguides - Ginna Nichols

- World Book - Barb Deacon

- AskRI - Shane Sher

- 21st ce standards database - Jamie Greene



2014 - NO CONFERENCE - AASL in CT



2015 - Marriott - “Anchoring Partnerships for Smooth Sailing”

General Session I - Partnership Panels - Admin - Gino Sangiuliano

-  Teachers - Lisa Casey & Allison Ward

-  Public Libraries - Jen Cournoyer & Betsy Dalton

-  Academic Libraries - Carina Cournoyer & Peter Quesnel

Workshops - Partnering for Literacy - RITBA, RICBA, RARI, Children’s Book Festival

- Worldbook Resources - Deb Ferranti

- AskRI Resources - Beatrice Pulliam and Stacie Parillo

- Tech Slam - RISTE Betsy Dalton

General Session II - Author Panel 

- Sarah Albee

-Sarah Brannen

-Erin Dionne

-Meghan McCarthy

-Marc Tyler Nobleman

-Melissa Stewart

 










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