BC Teacher-Librarians' Association

October 2019 Conference a Huge Success!

deweyThanks everyone for attending the conference this year at École Salish Secondary School in Surrey. Our large numbers every year let us know how much you appreciate the chance to get together and learn.

If you are wishing to re-check in with the conference page you can find it here.

We can’t wait to see everyone again next year at R.E Mountain high School in Langley!

DEAR Posters are live!


Monday, October 28th is Drop Everything and Read Day – are you ready for it?

Click here to and gain access to posters to download!

Registration is now Live! The October 2019 BCTLA Conference is coming!


Oct 2019

OCTOBER 25, 2019                                             ECOLE SALISH SECONDARY, SURREY

Registration for the October 2019 Conference is now live.

Conference fee – $150.00

BCTLA Membership fee – $40.00

You can view the details and register here.

Looking for a hotel during the conference – look here.

Our membership drive is on as well! Find the link to become a member or renew your membership here.

Welcome back T-Ls!

bctla news

deweyHi everyone, we are excited about the upcoming 2019-2020 school year and all the potential it holds for teacher-librarians! Please find our Fall BCTLA Newsletter including articles on:

President’s Message – Kristie Oxley waxes with encouragement for your tireless efforts in your schools, and your response to the Call to Action in petitioning MLAs in reaching contract settlement.

keynoteBCTLA Conference 2019 – From Dewey to Diversity is the slogan for this year’s conference. Highlights include:

Dominique Sullivan as our Keynote Speaker on the topic of wellness and compassion fatigue, more group sharing sessions, hands-on activities, and more vendors than ever! Dominique’s website https://zenlibrarian.ca/

BCTLA Workshops  – The BCTLA is available to assist you with a variety of workshops from specialist TLs.


DEAR is Coming! – Monday, October 28th is the return of Drop Everything and Read

Collaboration with a T-L – A great graphic underscoring the importance of T-L work and connections to colleagues.

Grab your copy of the newsletter Here!

Summer Challenge – What are you reading?

we're gonna be alright

The BCTLA is challenging you to take a book with you this summer!

Tweet a picture of yourself (#BCTLA) on vacation with your favourite book. Remember to include your location and book title in your post on either Twitter or Facebook. We hope to see some fantastic locations and even more remarkable reads!