Early Childhood Public Library Staff Development Program

Ready to Read at New York Libraries:
an Early Childhood Public Library Staff Development Program 9/22/14
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A statewide staff development program designed to improve public library services that will help young children start kindergarten with the skills needed for school success.

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In 2013, t he first step in the Ready to Read at New York Libraries initiative was a webinar with Saroj Ghoting* (http://www.earlylit.net)external link opens in a new window titled Helping Every Child Enter School Ready to Read - Understanding Early Literacy as a Foundation for School Success, which provided an introduction to early literacy library services for public librarians and library staff  as well as a professional development opportunity. 

Early Literacy resources for Helping Every Child Enter School Ready to Read - Understanding Early Literacy as a Foundation for School Success:

Last Updated: October 6, 2014 -- asm; for questions, comments or suggestions, contact Karen Balsen