Category Archives: Professional Development

FREE Workshop for Licensed Childcare Providers

Little Hands Signing in the Classroom: Childcare Provider Workshop When: Saturday, September 17 – 1:00pm – 4:30pm Where: Leonardtown Library, Leonardtown, MD Age Group: Adult Register here Free workshop for licensed childcare providers. Learn how using sign language with children can improve … Continue reading

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Register now for Serving Deaf Patrons in the Library, a 2-part webinar from ALA

Serving Deaf Patrons in the Library A two-part webinar series taking place on Wednesdays, September 7 and 14, 2022 at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30pm Central/12:30pm Mountain/11:30am Pacific. Library services are for everyone, and that includes the deaf community. In this workshop, Kathy … Continue reading

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Add Some Signs to Your Storytime Toolbox!

Little Hands Signing Professional Development Webinar: Autumn Signs Friday, September 9, 2022 11 AM-12 PM Eastern/10AM-11 AM Central/9 AM-10AM Mountain/8AM-9AM Pacific 1 hour, Online via Zoom Add some American Sign Language to your storytime toolbox! In this interactive session, we’ll … Continue reading

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New Sessions of Hands Up!: Live ASL Practice for Library Staff Open for Registration

Hands Up: Live ASL Practice for Library Staff (Beginner) Thursdays, September 15-October 20, 2022 from 11 AM-12 PM Eastern/ 10 AM-11 AM Central/ 9 AM-10 AM Mountain/8 AM-9 AM Pacific Online sessions via Zoom (6 weeks, 1 hour per week) … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinars for Writers

Professional Communication for Authors  Thursday, July 14, 6:30 PM EDT – 8:30 PM EDT Hsted by The Writers Center. $50.00. From query letters to follow up emails, from fielding requests from bloggers to raising concerns with an agent, the life … Continue reading

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Register now for online Picture Book Revision Workshop

Picture Book Revision Workshop with Kathy MacMillan Hosted by The Writer’s Center 2 Tuesdays: 6:30 PM EDT – 8:30 PM EDT June 21 – June 28. $100.00. Let’s dig in together and polish your picture book! Bring your completed picture … Continue reading

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Little Hands Signing Professional Development on demand

Little Hands Signing Professional Development Series Season Pass Add some American Sign Language to your storytime toolbox! Learn how to incorporate ASL into storytime songs, rhymes, and stories in a respectful and effective way. Your Season Pass registration includes on-demand recording … Continue reading

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Register now for MG/YA Online Novel Revision Workshop – Starts June 1

Middle Grade/Young Adult Novel Revision Workshop 4 Wednesdays: 6:30 PM EDT – 8:30 PM EDT between June 1 – June 22 $195.00 Instructor: Kathy MacMillan ~ Hosted by the Writer’s Center Let’s tackle that revision! Bring your completed middle grade or young … Continue reading

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Register now for Little Hands Signing Professional Development: Summer Signs

Add some American Sign Language to your storytime toolbox! In these interactive sessions, we’ll focus on basic ASL vocabulary for storytimes. Learn how to incorporate ASL into storytime songs, rhymes, and stories in a respectful and effective way. Registration includes … Continue reading

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Register now for Hands Up!: Live ASL Practice for Library Staff

Hands Up: Live ASL Practice for Library Staff (Beginners) Wednesdays, June 1 – July 6, 2022, 2-3 PM Eastern/1-2 PM Central/12-1 PM Mountain/11 AM-12 PM Pacific Learn and practice American Sign Language for library settings in this interactive series. Online … Continue reading

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