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The deadline to appy for PDH credit for conference is December 20.
ISLMA 2016 CONFERENCE BROCHURE
The 2016 Conference Google site is available for registered conference attendees only.
Congratulations to the follow 2016 ISLMA Award Winners who were honored at the conference:
(Retired) K-12 Program Coordinator, School of Information Sciences: The iSchool at Illinois, Champaign
Winner of the Polestar Award, presented to honor members of the Illinois School Library Media Association who have made outstanding contributions to school library media programs in Illinois.
Christy Semande: “Cookies for a Cause”
Canton High School, Canton
Winner of the ISLMA Upstart Award recognizing a school library media center’s achievement in planning and implementing an innovative or creative service which has a measurable impact on users.
Dr. Nick Polyak
Superintendent, Leyden High School District 212, Franklin Park
Winner of the ISLMA Administrator of the Year Award recognizing the meritorious support of a school library program by a building or district level school administrator
These special honor awards are designed to honor and recognize individuals for distinguished and exceptional service or contributions to ISLMA and/or the library community. e awards are unique in that they are initiated by a member of the Board, are highly selective, and given only at the discretion of the Board.
Chiddix and Evans Junior High Schools, Bloomington-Normal Recipient of the School Librarian of the Year Award recognizing outstanding service and leadership contributions to the organization, the school library profession or a school library in Illinois during the previous school calendar year.
Marist High School, Chicago
Recipient of the First Page Award recognizing the contributions of a member within the first five years of membership for service to the organization and contribution to librarianship in Illinois.
Recipient of the Pillar Award recognizing an exhibit vendor for their continued support of the organization, of school libraries or of school library professionals.
Trewyn K-8 School, Peoria
Recipient of the Past President Pin.
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