PCI Webinar with Jill Burket Ragase
Recommended Read Alouds, Age 0-6
Competency: Children’s Services
Sub-Category: Builds a collection designed to meet the needs and interests of children: Evaluates and selects materials and resources in various formats for children
With over 30,000 titles published for children in 2017, it can be challenging to see the forest through the trees. Identifying new titles for use in programs, displays, teacher collections, and class visits can be challenging and time consuming.
In this interactive webinar program, Jill Burket Ragase will give you a variety of tools that you will be able to use to:
Be up to date on recently released board and picture books that are ideal for reading aloud in storytime, outreach visits, and other library programming.
Pair new items to create story-times and other programs
This overview of must have board and picture books covers under the radar choices for programs and class visits, coverage of un-reviewed items, and suggestions for almost every facet of your programming calendar. Program ideas and pairings and an extensive bibliography are also included.
Jill Burket Ragase ~ Biography
Jill Burket Ragase has enthusiastically shared her passion for Youth Services as an Independent Library Consultant for four years. She earned her MLS from the University of Kentucky and is the former Children’s Librarian and Juvenile Collection Development Librarian for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. She is also the proud parent of two, yes two sets of boy/girl twins with her husband Mark in Cincinnati, OH.