Check out my interview with my friend and fellow librarian Francey Harris! Francey Harris of YALSA talks about the http://www.ala.org/yalsa/products&publications/yalsapubs/jrlya/journal . I was impressed by their focus on multiple literacies and the open source, participatory nature of the journal.
Now is the time to start thinking about Teen Read Week 2009! You can register your library and check out all the amazing resources/planning tools! Surf over to http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/teenreading/trw/trw2009/home.cfm to get started!
We know our students are always great a great resource for knowing the latest and greatest in the world of graphic novels, but if you are looking for recommendations from your fellow librarians, then take a look at the new 2009 Great Graphic Novels for Teens list from YALSA!
If you are like me and trying to figure out what cool and innovative activities to plan for Teen Tech Week (yes, I should have thought before now!!!), then check out the fab YALSA Teen Tech Week Wiki. Here you will find ideas for promoting Teen Tech Week 2009 and resources that you can download.
What are you and your library doing for Teen Tech Week 2009?