October 18 2019

NELIG Fall Program 2019

All Day

Stonehill College

Friday, October 18, 2019
Stonehill College
320 Washington St, North Easton, MA 02357
Cleary Dining Room, Roche Dining Commons with parking nearby

The Minds of Gen Z: Best Practices for Instruction and Outreach
Join us for workshops and discussion on instructional strategies for engaging Generation Z in the classroom.

9:00am - 9:30am Breakfast & Welcome (Coffee, tea, bagels, and fruit)

9:30am - 10:30am Presentation
A Mindful Role of Questions in Teaching
Judith S. Pinnolis, Associate Director, Instruction and Engagement at Berklee College of Music/ The Boston Conservatory.
Her presentation will cover the importance of interactive dialogue with students and using questions as a means of transcendence in order for students to reach new academic levels and achieve high-quality outcomes.

10:30am - 10:45am Break

10:45am – 12:00pm Panel Presentation
Engaging, Teaching, & Reaching Gen Z: Perspectives from High School Librarians
Rachel Barrett, Library Media Specialist, Foxborough High School
Joan Holt, Library Teacher, Oliver Ames High School
Nancy Tucker, Library Media Specialist, Brockton Public Schools
A panel of high school librarians who will share their perspectives on our incoming students, their high school library experiences, and ideas around instruction strategy and student engagement.