June 19, 2018

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Meet the Starling – Library Technology That’s Inspiring Early Literacy

Event Date & Time: Thursday, June 14, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET / 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PT

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Is your library looking for a new way to boost early literacy and get young patrons reading? Last year, School Library Journal called the Starling “a potential game changer.” Join this webcast to hear from the creators of the Starling Early-Learning Wearable and two libraries that are not only lending the Starlings to their communities, but are also hosting early literacy programs around this advanced technology.


  • Chris Boggiano, Founder, VersaMe
  • Heather Hageli, Early Literacy Librarian, Vernon Area Public Library
  • Rachel Shulman, Head of Youth Services, Vernon Area Public Library
  • Jan Pedden, Director of Preschool Literacy Outreach Programs, Redwood City Public Library
  • Maria Kramer, Division Manager, Redwood City Public Library


  • Jami Diaz, Starling Community Manager, VersaMe

Can’t make the date? No problem! Register now and you will receive an email from School Library Journal post-event with the URL to access the archive for this webcast.

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