[Michlib-l] Upcoming Maker and Data Literacy PD Events!

Kristin Fontichiaro font at umich.edu
Wed May 25 15:32:06 EDT 2016

Hello, Michigan librarians!

Memorial Day is upon us, so summer will be here soon! Just wanted to remind
you of the University of Michigan School of Information's summer roster of
*free *PD for librarians and educators both online and around the state. We
hope you'll join us and bring your colleagues!

*MAKER PD - details and registration at
*One- and three-day workshops on developing maker culture, mindset, and
sustainable practices. Each three-day workshop also features a free evening
MakerFest event for families.*

June 15 - 17
Houghton Lake (mid-Michigan)

June 20 - 22
Pickford (Eastern Upper Peninsula)

July 12 - 14
Centreville (SW Michigan near Indiana border)

July 20 - 22
Alpena (Northeastern Lower Peninsula)

Aug. 2 - 4
Coopersville (Muskegon area)

Aug. 8 - 10
Iron River (Western Upper Peninsula)

Aug. 16 - 18
Benzonia (Northwestern Lower Peninsula near Traverse City)

Aug. 23
Saginaw (mid-Michigan)

Aug. 24 - 26
Frankenmuth (mid-Michigan)

*A two-day conference on the importance of and strategies for high
schoolers to develop "reading" and "writing" skills with data and
statistics. Though geared toward high school students, those from other
levels are welcome!*
July 14 - 15

We hope to see you face-to-face or virtually this summer!

Kristin Fontichiaro
University of Michigan School of Information
4427 North Quad
105 S. State St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1285
Blog <http://fontichiaro.com/activelearning>  | Michigan Makers Project
<http://umsi.info/makers> | Book an Appointment
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