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Format: 09/25/2017 - 4pm
Format: 09/25/2017 - 4pm
Time Title Type Location

Saturday, January 31 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Turning Outward to Lead Change in Your Community: Aspirations Other McCormick Place West
W178
Description :

All communities have challenges. Librarians are uniquely positioned to help conquer them — given the right tools. Through four hands-on sessions, Harwood Institute coaches will show you how to leverage your trusted position in the community you serve to engage people on issues that matter to them. Each stand-alone session focuses on a single tool; taken together, they become a powerful framework for engaging community and leading change. Session 1 will help librarians focus on community aspirations and identify next steps for change.

To access the tools that will be used in this session, please visit http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/resources-2015-ala-midwinter-me....

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 10:30am

10:30am - 12:00pm
Turning Outward to Lead Change in Your Community: Turn Quiz Other McCormick Place West
W178
Description :

All communities have challenges. Librarians are uniquely positioned to help conquer them — given the right tools. Through four hands-on sessions, Harwood Institute coaches will show you how to leverage your trusted position in the community you serve to engage people on issues that matter to them. Each stand-alone session focuses on a single tool; taken together, they become a powerful framework for engaging community and leading change. Session 2 will introduce librarians to the “Turn Quiz” tool, enabling them to assess the focus of their efforts in the community as they shift their orientation from internal to external.

To access the tools that will be used in this session, please visit http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/resources-2015-ala-midwinter-me....

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Turning Outward to Lead Change in Your Community: Intentionality Other McCormick Place West
W178
Description :

All communities have challenges. Librarians are uniquely positioned to help conquer them — given the right tools. Through four hands-on sessions, Harwood Institute coaches will show you how to leverage your trusted position in the community you serve to engage people on issues that matter to them. Each stand-alone session focuses on a single tool; taken together, they become a powerful framework for engaging community and leading change. Session 3 will enable participants to test the external orientation and mindfulness of their community engagement choices and decisions.

To access the tools that will be used in this session, please visit http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/resources-2015-ala-midwinter-me....

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Turning Outward to Lead Change in Your Community: Sustaining Yourself Other McCormick Place West
W178
Description :

All communities have challenges. Librarians are uniquely positioned to help conquer them — given the right tools. Through four hands-on sessions, Harwood Institute coaches will show you how to leverage your trusted position in the community you serve to engage people on issues that matter to them. Each stand-alone session focuses on a single tool; taken together, they become a powerful framework for engaging community and leading change. Session 4 will help librarians personally map the components that feed their motivation and commitment for community work.

To access the tools that will be used in this session, please visit http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/resources-2015-ala-midwinter-me....

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)