CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY
From YSS: “Apply today for one of the scholarships to attend the 47th Annual YSS Spring Conference on Friday, April 8, 2022, at the Rivers Casino in Schenectady, NY. There are two scholarships available. Each of the scholarships is designed to cover registration fees and up to $250 reimbursement.” For more information, and to apply, visit the YSS Spring Conference scholarship page.
In case you missed it live, the recording, slides, and handouts from the webinar DLD held in November are now available! Includes: Options for producing a StoryWalk® and their associated costs, finding StoryWalk® partners and thinking creatively about locations, how to choose the best titles for StoryWalks® (and why some great picture books aren’t good StoryWalk® choices), essentials of StoryWalk® production & presentation, and StoryWalks® for different age groups. (And just a reminder that the deadline for NCLS’s StoryWalk mini-grant is Friday, January 28…)
From the DEC: “Planting and caring for tree seedlings can help young people learn about ecosystems and the valuable role trees play. Schools and youth organizations are eligible to receive 30-50 free trees or shrubs by participating in this educational program.” Applications must be submitted by March 31st – apply today!
FOR YOUR RADAR
Goodreads shares 68 highly anticipated YA titles for 2022. Check it out!