BC Teacher-Librarians' Association

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BCTLA Summer Conference Review

On August 27, 2018 participants from around the province had the opportunity to explore the importance of oral stories and traditions within the Secwepemc culture (PowerPoint Resource link can be found here).  We started our day in the Assembly Hall,…

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BCTLA October 2018 Conference Registration is open

Our conference link for October 2018 is open! Register with the BCTLA here: https://bctla.ourconference.ca/  The BC Teacher’s Librarian’s Association presents: Friday, October 19, 2018 Richmond, BC. Challenge Accepted: Librarianship and Human Rights Keynote – Dr. Toni Samek Professor & Chair at…

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October is Library Month – DEAR is coming!

October is Library Month Monday, October 22nd is BC School Library Day. Share-Celebrate-Advocate. Everyone can participate: Drop Everything and Read! Participate in the BC DEAR challenge. Visit your school library soon! BCTLA DEAR: Drop Everything and Read The 2018 Drop…

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Congratulations to the Winners of the Sedin Family Foundation Early Chapter Books Grant

The Sedin Family Foundation generously offered a $10,000 donation, split into twenty $500 grants to BC school libraries for the purchase of early chapter books.  Due to the large number of applications, they amazingly decided to donate an additional $5,000, so…

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2018 BCTLA Summer Institute

Transformational Storytelling Sunday, August 26-Monday, August 27 Kamloops, BC Presented by Kamloops/Thompson Teacher-Librarian Association Join us Sunday evening, August 26th for local wine tasting and appetizers at the Sandman Signature Hotel. Monday, explore storytelling strategies, ethnobotany, Secwepemc culture and history…

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