Five Lessons in Tween Programming


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Feeling discouraged about tween programming at your library? This Association for Library Services to Children (ALSC) blog offers excellent short and long-term advice using a Star Wars program as a teaching example. 

Read the full January 6, 2017 article "Five Lessons in Tween Programming" on the ALSC Blog.

Concepts to which librarians are advised to pay attention to in many different contexts:

  1. Relationship building
  2. Collaboration
  3. Flexibility
  4. Tuning into community needs
  5. Smart marketing

In addition to lending her expertise to the ALSC Blog, Librarian and tween advocate Pamela Groseclose blogs at Tween You & Me. 

Submitted by Kris Adams Wendt.

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