Primary resources in teaching and learning - October 26Register today for Primary resources in teaching and learning
October 26, 2018
MSU Libraries Green Room, East Lansing Michigan from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Jointly hosted and presented by the Michigan Archival Association (MAA) and the Michigan Academic Library Association (MiALA)
Thinking about developing outreach programs to students on your campus? Not sure where to start? Looking for new ways to integrate primary sources into your instruction sessions? This workshop focuses on integrating and using primary sources in classroom assignments, information literacy sessions, archival tours, learning labs, and more!
Archivists, special collections librarians, and teaching faculty from three Michigan institutions will speak on their experiences and provide hands-on demonstrations to give you the skills you need to do this at home. Some topics covered will include:
- Archives and Primary Resource Education Lab @ the Reuther Library - including teaching graduate students to bring primary sources into the K-12 classroom
- Creating interesting, informative, and interactive lesson plans with limited time and budgets
- Collaborating archivists, librarians, and faculty to create relevant and innovative assignments using primary sources from the archives
- Presenting a hands-on session covering the first three learning objectives in Guidelines for Primary Source Literacy
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration/Networking/Coffee Time
8:30 - 9:25 am Developing successful low cost lessons and activities for students
9:30 - 10:25 am Archives and Primary Resource Education Lab at Wayne State University
10:25 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 - 11:40 am A model hands-on session covering the first three learning objectives in Guidelines for Primary Source Literacy
11:45 am - 1:00 pm Lunch (on your own)
1:00 - 1:55 pm Tapping Into Student Passion: Innovative Assignment Creation with Faculty/Library/Archives Collaboration
2:00 - 2:30 pm Panel Discussion
2:30 - 3:00 pm Wrap up
For more information on these sessions and/or to register, go to the MAA/MiALA event page.
Registration is at a very reduced cost for MiALA and MAA members! For those unaffiliated with either organization, we encourage you to join one of our organizations and attend this conference.
To join MAA, please visit: MAA New Member Application
To join MiALA, please visit: MiALA New Member Application
MiALA and/or MAA Members $15.00
non-MiALA/MAA members $45.00
Don't delay! Space is limited! Deadline to guarantee a seat is Tuesday, October 23!
Please note that parking and lunch are NOT included in the cost of registration. For parking lot information, please visit http://maps.msu.edu/interactive. Persons with disabilities may request accommodations by calling Lisa Denison at 517-884-6454 one week before an event. For more information on visitor parking rates, go to: http://police.msu.edu/parking-services/visitor-parking/
Hope to see you there!!