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  • Welcome to the new LISMA website!
    LISMA Workshop

    The Long Island School Media Association is a professional organization of school library media specialists dedicated to the advancement of education.

    With our new website we hope to keep you up to date on what we do, and how we are making a difference in the world of libraries.

    Click here to learn more about our mission and learn how you can become a member!


  • The 8th Annual Charlotte and Jaques Wolf Educators Conference
    If anyone is interested in attending, the The 8th Annual Charlotte and Jaques Wolf Educators Conference is taking place this July.

    The conference is to teach educators about the Holocaust, and how to educate about the Holocaust, along with other genocides.

    Posted Apr 20, 2015, 4:31 AM by Long Island School Media Association
  • Social Networking for School Libraries
    On April 16th, 2015, Dr. William Brennan and Jennifer Bleicher (SLMS) from Farmingdale Public Schools gave a very informative workshop on using Social Networking effectively in schools, primarily in the Library Media Center. Twitter and Facebook were focused upon, but insights to using Google Apps such as GOOGLE SLIDES allowed attendees to engage interactively.Social Networking



    Posted Apr 20, 2015, 4:19 AM by Long Island School Media Association
  • New Resources for April
    On April 22. 1970 the first Earth Day, millions of Americans mobilized to draw attention to a looming environmental crisis brought about by toxins and pollution.  Forty-five years later, Earth Day has become a national day of awareness, but the environmental crisis still looms, focused now on climate change. 

    Earth Day Resources, a list of print and online resources compiled by Patti Barrett, Library Media Specialist Long Beach High School, will help students make informed decisions about the environment.

    A LiveBinder of Earth Day Resources, compiled by Nadine Paduano, Library Media Specialist, contains websites, lesson plans and activities to celebrate Earth Day


    Posted Mar 30, 2015, 5:44 PM by Long Island School Media Association
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