Secrets from the Front Lines: How Schools Can Boost Digital Engagement
In this webinar, you will hear valuable insight from library media specialist and technology liaison, Kelly Hladek of the School City of Hammond in Indiana, as she shares their impressive story of boosting checkouts from their digital library by 184 percent in just one year. You’ll learn their proven best practices for engaging students, teachers and the community with their eBook and audiobook collection—including some creative approaches you may have never thought of. School librarians at all grade levels are invited to attend this live, interactive event. There will be time for questions after Kelly’s presentation. Join us for this can’t-miss session for anyone looking to reach more readers with their digital library.
Wednesday, November 15th, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EST
Share digital books with districts & schools in your region
Join us to learn how you can share eBooks and audiobooks with other districts and schools in your region and offer more titles than any one institution could purchase on its own – for less than $1 per student.
There’ll be a live demo of the easy-to-use platform, plenty of time for Q&A and we’ll cover benefits of Shared Collections including:
• The ability to add eBooks and audiobooks specifically for your district or school’s use (separate from the Shared Collection)
• Titles filtered by grade level to ensure the right eBooks and audiobooks are reaching the right students
• Content specialists to help select the best titles based on group, school or district needs
eBooks for Elementary Schools: The easiest eBook service with Read-Alongs
Learn about the newest and easiest eBook service for Early Learners! OverDrive, the leading digital book platform for libraries and schools, has created a platform specifically for K-5 students with no software, no apps and no individual accounts. Introducing the K-5 QuickStart package, which provides 200 popular and award-winning eBooks – including many Read-Alongs – that work on any computer, tablet or device.
DIGITAL CONTENT FOR A DIGITAL GENERATION
Learn how to extend your school’s selection with eBooks and audiobooks in a short presentation and demonstration of OverDrive’s industry-leading service. Discover best practices for integrating digital content into your school and supporting curriculum as well as instruction goals. Our best practices are based on successful implementation at more than 14,000 districts and schools worldwide.