April 19, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

YALSA Hosts Teen Read Week Twitter Chat Today

TeenReadWeekTeen Read Week (TRW), a national adolescent literacy initiative created by Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), is coming up October 12–18. Hashtag into the Twitter conversation (#trw14)
on September 15 from 2–3 pm EST to engage in YALSA’s “Marketing Your TRW” and share your marketing ideas and advice. For those unable to make the chat, tune into YALSA’s discussion forum “2014 TRW Marketing Ideas.

Also catch the next YALSA Twitter chat on September 29 from 2–3 pm EST, about TRW displays and decorations.

Empowering Teens: Fostering the Next Generation of Advocates
Teens want to make a difference and become advocates for the things they care about. Librarians working with young people are in a unique position to help them make an impact on their communities and schools. Ignite your thinking and fuel these efforts at your library through this Library Journal online course—April 24 & May 8.