Developing Inclusive Library Services to Teens with Disabilities

Currently Offered Sessions

Date(s) & Time(s) Session Type Location Fee Open Seats Presenter Register
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (Central Time)
Webinar n/a No charge
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Renee Grassi

Description

Public libraries have a mission to serve and include all members of the community, including teens with disabilities. Librarian and advocate Renee Grassi will show how you can develop a comprehensive plan to welcome teens with disabilities at your library. In this workshop, attendees will learn about collections and technologies for teens with disabilities, innovative programs ideas, and suggestions for outreach and forging partnerships in the community. Participants will also learn how to develop best practices for building relationships with teens, working with caregivers, and inclusive customer service.