Putting Teens First in Library Services: A Road Map
Edited by Linda W. Braun and Shannon Peterson for YALSA
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Year Published: 2017
Implementing innovative teen services in libraries requires that library staff learn and adapt with their communities. Using core concepts outlined in YALSA’s The Future of Library Services for and With Teens: A Call to Action report as a spring-board, this publication takes a deep dive into the theory and practice behind meaningful, cutting-edge teen programs and services with contributions from diverse leaders in the field including front-line practitioners, managers, and researchers. From novice to expert, readers will explore the knowledge and information that they need in order to design a relevant and sustainable strategy, which will improve the lives of the teens that they serve.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 Continuous Learning
CHAPTER 2 Supporting Youth Learning
CHAPTER 3 Working Together: Youth-Adult Partnerships to Enhance Youth Voice
CHAPTER 4 Engaging with Community
CHAPTER 5 Assessments and Outcome-Based Evaluation in Formal and Informal Learning Spaces
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