Category Archives: News
Congratulations to Tabitha Dickerson! Based on the survey she completed for the YALSA/Best Buy Mobile donation program, her school has been selected to receive the $2000 donation from Best Buy to purchase digital resources for teen services.
Sedley Abercrombie (Summer 2011) presented at the NCTIES (North Carolina Technology in Education Society) conference in Raleigh in March, 2013. She had over 40 elementary media coordinators drop in to hear her present “Utilizing Digital Resources in the Elementary Media … Continue reading
Dr. Kaye Dotson and Rita Anderson from Martin County Schools (MLS 2011) presented Leadership, Vision, and Partnerships: The Foundation for Expanded Formats of Education at the NCSLMA (N.C. School Library Media Association) conference in October 2012.
Dr. Kaye Dotson from our department, Dr. Kylie Dotson-Blake from the ECU Dept. of Higher Adult and Counselor Education, and Rita Anderson (ECU MLS 2011) published a recent article on partnering and online education: Dotson, K. B., Dotson-Blake, K. P. … Continue reading
Kevin Vickers (MLS 2011) reports that his school, Sun Valley Elementary in Monroe, NC, came in 1st place in NC and 2nd place worldwide in the Read for the World Record. The students spent their summer vacation reading for 2,567,912 … Continue reading
Congratulations to Jennifer (Jen) Baker, who is the new media coordinator at Pamlico County High School. Last fall, Kevin Vickers (MLS 2011) completed his National Board certification.
Dr. Elaine Yontz collaborated with Dr. Tom Terrell, Librarian at Granville Central High School, to facilitate a session “One to One to Win: How School Librarians Can Make the Difference in the New Normal” at the 8th Annual Librarian to … Continue reading
Dr. Jami Jones and Dr. Barbara Marson presented at the NCATE Program Review Training session at ALA Midwinter in Seattle, WA on January 25. They discussed their experiences in writing a successful program report. In August of 2012, the ECU … Continue reading
Our condolences go to the family of Lynda Lee Stine Werdal, MLS graduate (1983), who passed away on January 26, 2013. She served as librarian with Burroughs Wellcome and later at Joyner Library at ECU in the Interlibrary Loan Department.