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June 17-19, 2013 Credit Options Available Drake Grad Credit = $140; Buena Vista University = $130; Licensure Renewal = $60; Paraeducator Credit = $30  

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Tuesday, June 18 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Uncommon Learning: Creating a Learning Commons in Your School

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A Learning Commons is defined as “a learning ‘space’ that is both physical and virtual - a place to experiment, practice, celebrate, learn, work, and play” (Keechlin, Rosenfeld and Loerttscher). It sounds noisy and messy, doesn’t it? But Christine Sturgeon, MNW Teacher Librarian/Technology Integrationist isn't
worried. She's not a shushing librarian, and learning sometimes is messy. Here, she leads a discussion in creating a Learning Commons environment in your school, at the elementary, middle or high school level, and how MNW School Libraries are being transformed.

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Christine Sturgeon

Teacher Librarian, Manson-Northwest Webster
Christine Sturgeon is a K-12 Teacher Librarian at Manson Northwest Webster Schools in north central Iowa.  Sturgeon serves as Advocacy Chair for the Iowa Association of School Librarians and as secretary for Iowa SLI, Iowa's student voice organization.  With an elementary education degree from UNI and a library science degree from Missouri, Sturgeon is a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership program at Drake University.  Her... Read More →

Tuesday June 18, 2013 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Dows 16 - Siebens Forum

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