CASL Upcoming Professional Development:

Awards Banquet: Proposed new location: Manor Inn, Southington, CT

During School Library Month - April 2017

Unconference: Share2Learn at Scholastic in Danbury, CT.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Keynote Speaker TBA (speaker contacted, availability to be confirmed)

Other PD opportunities (state organizations and/or other providers)

See the list on the NESLA page:


The Maine Association of School Libraries (MASL) will be hosting their Fall Conference on Saturday, November 5 from 8:30 to 3:30 at Falmouth Middle School. This year's theme is "School libraries transform learning."

Morning Session: Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and School Libraries
MASL, as an affiliate assembly of the AASL, will be hosting AASL representatives as they lead comprehensive ESSA workshops that inform, engage dialogue, develop plans and promote advocacy of effective school library programs.
Read the AASL Position Statement on the Every Student Succeeds Act. For more information, please follow this link ESSA and School Libraries

Afternoon Session offerings will include:
Future Ready Librarians
National Board Certification
Library Budget Advocacy
Digital Book and Video Production
ISTE Librarians Network
Library Breakout!

Catered lunch, snacks and beverages are included with registration. Please contact us with dietary needs.
Up to 7 contact hours awarded.

To register, please visit: