online training

Georgia MLS Re-certification/License Renewal

If you're a certified/licensed MLS librarian in Georgia your current license will expire on June 30, 2010. You'll need to have completed a minimum of ten (10) hours of acceptable continuing education contact hours over a two-year period beginning July 1, 2008.

The attached document lists a variety of options for obtaining contact hours - both online and face-to-face.

Check the Georgia State Board for the Certification of Librarians for more detailed information on requirements, applying for renewal, etc.
http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/librarians/

Online Learning is Here to Stay: Tips for Making the Best of It

Online education provides inexpensive, quality and convenient learning opportunities, but it still takes a little effort to win people over to the idea. The attached document offers some suggestions for introducing your staff to online learning as well as tips for making their online learning experience successful.

Learn tips for...

MODELING AND ENCOURAGING ONLINE LEARNING

ELIMINATING ROADBLOCKS AND BARRIERS TO ONLINE LEARNING

RECOGNIZING and REWARDING SUCCESSFUL ONLINE LEARNING

TRANSFERRING LEARNING TO THE WORKPLACE

SUSTAINING A CULTURE OF LEARNING IN THE LIBRARY