A tour for participants who would like to see the libraries at three KL International schools. Transportation costs will be additional to workshop fees, and will be MYR60 (USD20) per person. Individual receipts will be provided.
Transport leaves KL Sentral at 8.45(station for buses & trains) / Boulevard Hotel at 0900 hours
0945: Arrive at International School @ParkCity
ISP@PC is a 1 to 1 ipad school that opened in 2012.
1115: Arrive at Garden International School
Garden International School (Primary) is undergoing a major renovation scheduled for completion at the end of August
1245: Arrive at The Alice Smith School (Primary) for refreshements and library tour
1345: Depart for KL Sentral (station for buses & trains) / Boulevard Hotel
This is a draft program. The organisers reserve the right to alter it as necessary.
|Friday, 5th October
Bus departs from KL Sentral (0815hrs) and Boulevard (0830hrs)
|Saturday, 6th October
Bus departs from KL Sentral (0900hrs) and Boulevard (0915hrs)
Session 1 Innovation in Libraries
Keynote : Marj Osborne (Kirkland)
Session 5 Library Renovation and Design
Facilitators:Alan Jacques & Siobhan Roulston, Denise Miller.
Session 2. Information Literacy - from policy to practice
Facilitators: Marj Osborne (Kirkland) and Stef Brown, Siobhan Roulston
Session 6 Library Management Systems and RFID
Facilitators:Barb Reid (Oliver) Katie Day (Destiny) 3M Security Systems
Session 3. Promoting Reading
Topics including: Literature circles, Reading lists for fiction & non-fiction,
Home language / Mother-Tongue reading
Facilitators: Marj Osborne (Kirkland), Rob George & Josephine Crimp
Session 7 LibGuides - a hands on session
Session 4. Conversations eBooks and other technologies
Facilitators: Barb Reid and Katie Day
Session 8 Burning issues and ongoing connections
During the JAWS the organisers will be collecting agenda items for this session. There will be a brief discussion and a group will be set up to discuss these issues online
Bus departs for Boulevard and KL Sentral
Buffet dinner at Essence - The Sheraton Imperial - Kuala Lumpur at 1900hrs for 1930hrs.
We have secured a highly discounted rate for the first 22 participants to register for the dinner. The cost of the dinner will appear on your invoice stating:
Conference Dinner - Menu A - MYR70.00 or Conference Dinner - Menu B - MYR110.00
Menu A is an all inclusive buffet dinner. The diner is responsible for their own drinks.
Menu B is an all inclusive buffet dinner including free-flow wine.
Partners and friends will receive the discount if the dinner is not fully subscribed to by participants.