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Wednesday, June 16 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Transforming from Advocate to Activist: Intentional Change in the School Library FULL

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Let’s examine how school librarians can change the mindset from advocate to activist with intentional changes. This session will include discussing characteristics of an advocate, explore the meaning of advocacy and activism, and will provide ideas for initiating change. The presenter will address the various types of advocacy and activism, including legislative advocacy at the local, state, and national levels; school and district level programs; and community-based initiatives.

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Martha Bongiorno

Library Media and Instructional Technology Coordinator, Innovation Academy
Martha Bongiorno is a national speaker and presenter, school library activist, and creator of possibilities. Currently serving as a school librarian in Metro Atlanta, Martha supports students and educators by pushing boundaries of traditional education to empower learners as thinkers... Read More →

Wednesday June 16, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am EDT