T is for Training Episode 20: Tennis Ball On A Broom Stick

The TWENTIETH! hour of T is for Training is entitled Tennis Ball on a Broom Stick. Download and listen to our 12th  show of 2009 here. We had a nice cast of folks joining us today.

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Register for Pres4Lib, An East Coast Library camp for speakers and trainers being held on June 12th in Princeton NJ. (only 10 spots remaining!)

Check out the latest episode ofAdventures in Library Instruction A podcast about instructional development in libraries.   One of the hosts is T is for Training usual suspect Jason Puckett.

On the today’s show:

Maurice Coleman Harford County (MD) Public Library
Lori Reed, Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County (NC)
Laura Botts
Mercer University (GA)
Marianne Lenox
Huntsville Madison County (AL) Public Library
Jill Hurst-Wahl
Syracuse University School of Information Studies (NY)
Beth Tribe
, Howard County (MD) Public Library
Polly-Alida Farrington – Library Consultant (NY based)
Mary Pelton, Rocky River (OH) Public Librar (WELCOME First Time Participant!)
Polly Potter, Nolichucky Regional Library (TN) (Our newest Usual Suspect. Congrats!)
Jen Fiene, Dauphin County (PA) Library System (WELCOME First Time Participant!)

The opinions expressed by call participants are those of the participants and not necessarily those of any institution or group they represent or are associated with. And thanks to those who participated by chat.  We would love to hear your voice next time.

Today we talked about:

Free Ad Space Again: A Brief talk about the Summer Long Conversants :-) A Participatory Conversation,  the June 5 (T is for Training Conversants Event) and Pres4Lib Library Camp for Speakers in Princeton NJ on June 12th. (only 10 spots remaining!)

If you could buy anything for a library staff development department, what would you buy? (Rachel R.)  What would you like to see in your dream training lab?

How libraries (in general or specific) are using web 2.0 tools and how they are dealing with privacy issues raised by staff. (Jill H-W)

And join us on June 5th 2009 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training. This means you.  We will be talking about the summer long library participation conversation called Conversants. Jill wrote a wonderful blog post to prepare everyone for the show.

Author: (almost) Bald Trainer

A trainer in Maryland

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