Monday, June 30, 2014
The School Library as Avenue for the Development of Life Skills
The Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY) invites librarians to, an echo and workshop session of the 42nd International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) Conference in Indonesia.
Facilitated by Zarah Gagatiga, Librarian (Beacon Academy) and PBBY Board Member, this workshop session will help librarians integrate life skills and well-being indicators in library management. Ms. Gagatiga will also discuss concepts in planning, implementing and evaluating programs and services for children and teenagers. 21st century trends in school library management and administration will also be presented as well as information of professional learning networks, particularly the International Association of School Libraries.
The workshop is a part of the National Children’s Book Day celebrations, and will be held on July 15 (Tuesday), 9:00AM to 12:00 NN at Museo Pambata, Roxas Boulevard, Manila. Slots are limited to fifty (50) participants, and the workshop fee is five hundred pesos (Php 500.00). For inquiries and reservations, e-mail pbby[at]. Pre-registration is required.