Demise of School Libraries: Consequences & Options

Demise of School Libraries: Consequences & Options

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CFE at Ryerson panel discussion. School libraries and the teacher-librarians who give them life are disappearing due to education budget cuts. But what will be the costs for current and future generations of students in a world awash with misinformation and when skills to think critically are more important than ever? May 12 at 4 pm. Free. Zoom link to event


Michael W. Apple, John Bascom Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Policy Studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison

Brandi Bartok, President, Manitoba School Library Association, Kamaljit Purewal, Vancouver-based Elementary Teacher Librarian

Dianne Oberg, Professor Emerita, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta


Richard Beaudry, Information Specialist and Librarian; Chair, CFLA Intellectual Freedom Committee

This is a free event and no registration is required. Please contact if you require accommodation to ensure inclusion in this event.

Co-sponsors: Canadian School Libraries, Edmonton Public Library, Milton Public Library, Ontario Library Association, Thunder Bay Public Library, Toronto Public Library, Vancouver Public Library.


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2021-05-12 @ 04:00 PM to
2021-05-12 @ 05:30 PM


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