Collection Development: Children's and Young Adult Books about Native Americans (ALSC webcast archive) — GROUP RATE

$195.00
ALA Member: 
$ 175.50
Item Number:
719162
Delivery Method: 
On-Demand
Publisher: 
ALSC
  • Description
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Registration
  • Who Should Attend
  • About the Instructor

Please note: Your purchase at the ALA Store is only Step 1 of a 2-Step Registration process!

 

Upon purchase you will receive an Access Instructions PDF in the form of a digital download. The download link can be found on the final confirmation screen after you complete your purchase, and may also be accessed from your Account History. This PDF contains a link to the webinar recording and a password you'll need to view it. You must download this PDF and follow the instructions in order to access the webinar recording. If you have questions or problems accessing the purchased recording, send a message to alsc@ala.org, or call 800-545-2433 ext. 2163.

Technical requirements:
To playback this on-demand webinar you should have the newest version of Adobe Flash Player installed and Javascript enabled in your web browser. A fast internet connection and computer is recommended. We suggest that groups, especially larger groups, plan ahead to use an LCD/LED projector in the room to project the webinar recording. Groups will also want to have speakers capable of amplifying the webinar audio for the entire room.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Attendees will gain an understanding of Native sovereignty and nationhood and how that distinguishes Native peoples from other underrepresented groups in the US.
  • Attendees will learn about the significance of Native stories and how Native Nations view their stories.
  • Attendees will be introduced to Native writers who write for children and young adults.
  • Attendees will learn to see bias and error in classic and popular books for children and young adults.

Please note: Your purchase at the ALA Store is only Step 1 of a 2-Step Registration process!

 

Upon purchase you will receive an Access Instructions PDF in the form of a digital download. The download link can be found on the final confirmation screen after you complete your purchase, and may also be accessed from your Account History. This PDF contains a link to the webinar recording and a password you'll need to view it. You must download this PDF and follow the instructions in order to access the webinar recording. If you have questions or problems accessing the purchased recording, send a message to alsc@ala.org, or call 800-545-2433 ext. 2163.

Technical requirements:
To playback this on-demand webinar you should have the newest version of Adobe Flash Player installed and Javascript enabled in your web browser. A fast internet connection and computer is recommended. We suggest that groups, especially larger groups, plan ahead to use an LCD/LED projector in the room to project the webinar recording. Groups will also want to have speakers capable of amplifying the webinar audio for the entire room.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Attendees will gain an understanding of Native sovereignty and nationhood and how that distinguishes Native peoples from other underrepresented groups in the US.
  • Attendees will learn about the significance of Native stories and how Native Nations view their stories.
  • Attendees will be introduced to Native writers who write for children and young adults.
  • Attendees will learn to see bias and error in classic and popular books for children and young adults.

Debbie Reese

Debbie Reese is tribally enrolled at Nambe Pueblo, in New Mexico. A former schoolteacher and professor in American Indian Studies, she holds a PhD in Education from the University of Illinois, and an MLIS from San Jose State University. Her articles and book chapters are used in Education, Library Science, and English courses in the US and Canada. She does workshops with tribal and public libraries and is invited to deliver lectures at librarian conferences. She has taught in UIUC's LEEP program, and frequently gives lectures via Skype.