Please find the updated recommendations for BC Schools in regards to Health and Safety Guidelines for K-12 Settings below, specifically for libraries on page 40:
Updates to the previous (September) document can be found here:
Find below previous documents regarding health and safety:
The BCTLA has released an official plan to support the re-opening of school library learning commons spaces. These guidelines provide ideas that can, in collaboration with site administration, be followed during the re-opening process.
Look below for all the highlights for this issue…
Information on the BCTLA 2021 Fall Conference
After School Zooms for Diversity Sharing
COVID-19 BCTF/BCTLA Health Guideline Updates
Awards and Grants Nominations
Around the Province T-L Highlights
Download your copy below:
In conjunction with the recent BCTLA Book Talk on Diversity Titles comes the BCTLA Diversity Booklist. Included are titles ranging from K-12 on numerous topics in Fiction and Non-fiction formats. This is a living document, and updates are ongoing. Feel free to download our most recent addition!
Coming this February 25th will be your opportunity to join us in a diversity book talk. This is your chance to meet with TLs across the province and share books purchased to support diversity efforts in our collections.
Participants will be split into elementary and secondary groups. Additional specialty groups will be added as requested.
Registration is open to anyone, however, BCTLA members who register for this event will be eligible to win one of two $50 bookstore gift cards. Winners will be drawn randomly and will be notified at the end of the session.
Your link to registration is HERE
Download the Diversity Book Talk poster: