The meeting was held on Friday, September 25, 2015 from 11:00am-1:00pm. It was convened by Stephanie Kinsler, SUNY Orange and attendees shared resources and talked about best practices for lesson planning, literacy instruction, and getting active learning programs going.
Notes and resources are below:
Topic: changing the way we teach is necessary in the library and in higher ed in general.
Sharing: we went around and shared some of our handouts for lesson plans and working with classes.
Topic: The library orientation is dead!
Fun with tools & technology!
What kind of college experience do your students have?
Topic: What about the culture of thinking from taking music and things for free from online?
On Embedded Librarianship:
Reading on the Framework
Burgess, C. (2015). Teaching Students, Not Standards: The New ACRL Information Literacy Framework and Threshold Crossings for Instructors. Partnership: The Canadian Journal Of Library & Information Practice & Research, 10(1), 1-6.
First Year Experience Programs (like MSMC's program):
Amy Hillick Orange Community College
Stephanie Kinsler Orange Community College
Denise Garofalo Mount Saint Mary College
Jen Park Mount Saint Mary College
Tiffany Davis Mount Saint Mary College
Raven Fonfa Culinary Institute of America
Andy Heiz Orange Community College
Nancy Murillo Orange Community College
Where to go next? Assessment?
Can we assess our own lesson plans? micro Real-time assessment? Big time programmatic assessment?
The next meeting is set for Friday, November 20 from 11am-1pm. Look for registration coming soon!