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Monday, March 30 • 1:30pm - 2:20pm
The Decentralized Library: Design Thinking & making no walls, no problem

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What if a school had all the resources of a traditional school library, without the walls of that traditional library? Design thinking helped the Gates Middle School take a square footage problem and redefine the assumptions of what a library should be into a thriving system of increased literacy and student empowerment. In the third year of this environment, come hear about how both the library collection and the librarian are still an essential element of this progressive building

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Colleen Simpson

Library Media Specialist, Gates Middle School
Is the library media specialist at the Lester J. Gates Middle School in Scituate. She taught high school English and journalism before earning getting her LMS MEd. from Salem State University. She is honored to be among the 2018 President's Award Winners. With six media commons in... Read More →

Monday March 30, 2020 1:30pm - 2:20pm EDT

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