Reminder: Mindfulness in the workplace workshop

Reminder: Mindfulness in the workplace workshop
Register on the Train Station: January 5  in Statesville – Iredell County Public Library January 19 at the Chapel Hill Public Library

December 2017 Continuing Education Opportunities

Training opportunities for this month were compiled and shared by the Wyoming State Library. Registration for these events can be found at:  https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/ld/resources/continuing-education/continuing-education-monthly-calendar ASSESSMENT & PLANNING 6: Writing Policy for Small to Medium Sized Public Libraries (Indiana State Library) 7: Integrating Project Outcome into Strategic Planning & Measuring Priority Areas (Public Library Association) BOARDS 13: All ...

Free Training: November 2017

Training opportunities for this month were compiled and shared by the Wyoming State Library.  Registration for these events can be found at:  https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/ld/resources/continuing-education/continuing-education-monthly-calendar ADVOCACY Nov 30: Social Media Analytics: What to Measure and Why (WebJunction and TechSoup) Nov 30: Data Maturity: How to Keep Improving Your Approach to Data (IdealWare) ASSESSMENT & PLANNING Nov 15: Evaluating ...

Meaningful Measurement Workshop

Meaningful Measurement Workshop
The State Library of NC is happy to announce another event as part of its Meaningful Measurement Initiative to build evaluation and assessment skills in public libraries.  Join us for a two-day workshop, November 16-17, in Raleigh, NC to hear from experts on topics including: planning meaningful evaluations of library programs and services finding community ...

Free Training: October 2017

Register for events on the Train Station. ASSESSMENT & PLANNING Oct 4: A Networking for Disaster Management in the Performing Arts (Lyrasis) Oct 10: Strategic Planning 101 (Utah State Library) Oct 18: Strategic Directions: Strategic Thinking: Five Years Ahead (NISO) Oct 19: Using Project Outcome Data to Improve & Support Library Programming (Public Library Association) ...

Fall In-Person Workshops from the State Library

Fall In-Person Workshops from the State Library
Sign up for events on the Train Station!

Reminder: Project Outcome Training – Registration closes 9/24/17

Reminder: Project Outcome Training - Registration closes 9/24/17
Would you like to implement outcome measurement in your library? Join us for this free Project Outcome Regional Training, a full day, in-person workshop on October 5, 9am – 4pm in High Point Museum, High Point, NC. At this workshop, a Project Outcome trainer will facilitate the planning process for implementing outcome measurement using Project Outcome tools. ...

Project Outcome Training: Learn how to collect outcome data about your library programs!

Project Outcome Training: Learn how to collect outcome data about your library programs!
Public library services put people on the path to literacy, technological know-how, or a better job – but what we are often missing is the data to show it. Outcome measurement helps libraries answer the questions: How can we better measure and demonstrate our community impact? What good did our services do? Would you like ...

Continuing Education Opportunities: September 2017

Thanks again to our friends at the Wyoming State Library for collecting the monthly list of CE offerings! September 1 Beyond Out-of-the-Box: Digital Climbers at Muncie Public Library (Indiana State Library) Rebecca Parker and Stuart Cotton will discuss their Digital Climbers STEAM learning program, and how they gave up on traditional STEAM programming in favor ...

Webinar Series: Designing and Implementing Effective Surveys 2

Webinar Series: Designing and Implementing Effective Surveys
We’re excited to announce a new, two-part webinar series sponsored by the State Library! Designing and Implementing Effective Surveys Description: Surveys are a great way to connect with your community to find out exactly what they want, need and expect from your library but they must be done right! This two-part webinar will provide an ...