[kids-lib] OASL Conference on 10/10: Online, Great Authors, Low Price, Teen Participation

Jennifer Maurer jennifer.maurer at state.or.us
Tue Sep 29 14:03:07 PDT 2020

Please pardon the cross-posting.


Here's a reminder that the Oregon Association of School Libraries (OASL) Fall Conference<https://sites.google.com/oasl.olaweb.org/oasl2020/home> is happening on October 10th from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Pacific. All library staff are welcome to attend. Busy on the 10th? Recordings will be available for 6 months. Registration<https://sites.google.com/oasl.olaweb.org/oasl2020/registration> is $50 for OASL members and $60 for non-members. This year's conference is full of sessions sure to re-energize an appreciation of literature, equity, and learning!

  *   Author Talk with Jelani Memory of the A Kids Book About series
  *   Author Talk with YA Project LIT author Tiffany D. Jackson
  *   Author Talk with SEL author Trudy Ludwig
  *   Trauma Informed Practices with Alfonso Ramirez
  *   Book talks, OBOB/ORCA/BCCA/PGA reading promotion, COVID19, and LGBTQIA+ support sessions
  *   Vendor prizes and more!
[This picture shows an image of each of the major presenters -- Jackson, Ludwig, Memory, and Ramirez.]

Student Ticket Perk for Registrants

OASL 2020 registrants can now invite up to seven teens to hear YA Project LIT author Tiffany D. Jackson speak at 10:00 am Pacific on October 10th. This is a free perk for registered attendees, who should complete this form<https://forms.gle/jPYR9DDViXnhojCq8> for teen access.

OASL 2020 meeting links can be accessed multiple ways. Registered attendees will be able to access each session through Sched and/or through the hyperlinked OASL Dashboard document shared with all registered attendees (non-hyperlinked preview below). Simply click and go! More information on the OASL 2020 Access page<https://sites.google.com/oasl.olaweb.org/oasl2020/access?authuser=0>. Attendees are encouraged to join early before the first session they are interested in to have time to resolve any technical difficulties.

[The image is a preview of the dashboard that conference attendees can use to access session rooms.]

Registration & Schedule

This conference is $50 for OASL members and $60 for non-members. All are welcome!

Conference Website
Schedule on Sched<https://oasl2020.sched.com/>

Recorded Sessions

All OASL 2020 sessions will be recorded. Paid attendees will be able to visit and revisit content for 6 months from the date of the conference.

PD Credit

OASL 2020 attendees will be able to request a certificate of attendance for 7 hours of PD credit. Registered attendees will be emailed a certificate request form after the conference commences.


If you have questions about the conference, try one of these folks<https://sites.google.com/oasl.olaweb.org/oasl2020/contact>.

Thanks for helping to spread the word. Hope you can join us!


P.S. If this email doesn't display well, you can see the same information in this Google doc<https://docs.google.com/document/d/13PjVpzxvaWdp9v50uvS7Fel2zSf94VlHBM0RH6EytYU/edit?usp=sharing>. Thanks to Kasey Fernandez for most of the text for this email.
Jen Maurer, MLS
School Library Consultant, State Library of Oregon
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