A highlight of every AASL National Conference is getting the chance to meet authors, hear them discuss their work, and ask them questions. This year’s conference has sessions for every grade level and school library. Each of these sessions, which … Read More ›
AASL National Conference & Exhibiton
How to get Started with Mindfulness
I am a self-proclaimed work-a-holic. Or I used to be. I think inherently that most educators are. We work hard for our students. We work through local politics that influence our careers, our students, and our futures. We work. Almost… Read More ›
Dinner with Salt Lake City Locals
Utah librarians are excited to welcome AASL and librarians from across the country to our beautiful state! I know it will be hard to tear your eyes away from the beautiful mountains that surround us but hopefully you will join… Read More ›
Welcome to Salt Lake City!
Welcome to Salt Lake City for the AASL National Conference! Make sure to download the conference app to schedule sessions and events. Also, do not forget to join the members of the AASL National Conference Committee at the Welcome Home… Read More ›
Welcome to AASL21!
Dear AASL National Conference Attendees, Welcome, friends, and gather ‘round It’s to the Beehive State we’re bound. In the City of the Great Salt Lake, The AASL National Conference takes the cake! It seems fitting that this year the only… Read More ›
Enhancing Your #AASL21 Experience with Social Media
By Amanda Jones and Shannon DeSantis Gile The AASL National Conference, being held October 21-23, 2021, in Salt Lake City, will be here before you know it. Here are some of the ways that social cedia co-Chairs, Shannon DeSantis Gile… Read More ›
Join the #AASL21 Social Media Squad
Do you enjoy posting about your conference experiences? The #AASL21 Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, will be here before we know it, and we invite you to help promote the conference by joining the AASL21 Social Media Squad. I… Read More ›
AASL21 Is Coming!
The Conference Experience In November of 2019, I attended my very first AASL National Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, and it did not disappoint. I met so many incredible school librarians from across the United States, learned a plethora of ideas… Read More ›
It Is All about Relationships
Relationships Matter This year I had a fantastic time at the 2019 AASL National Conference. Conference sessions centered on the National School Library Standards. The general sessions noticeably covered the Include Shared Foundation, and typically, I gravitate toward concurrent sessions… Read More ›
Data-Informed Library Advocacy from #AASL19, Part 1
The room for my concurrent session on Data Informed Library Advocacy at the 2019 AASL National Conference (on Saturday in the last time slot before the closing general session) was standing-room only. The fact that so many people came to… Read More ›