Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

How Destiny Resource Manager Helped Baldwin County Schools

Join this informative presentation with the educational technology support manager from Baldwin County Schools. We will discuss their experience with Follett Destiny Resource Manager.

Dec 8, 2021 - Read more

Digital Tools and Apps: Essential Tools for Curriculum-Focused Teacher Librarians

In this webinar, join technology-centered Future Ready Librarian® Shannon McClintock Miller as she shares her box of essential tools for curriculum-focused teacher librarians.

Jan 12, 2022 - Read more

Using Picture Books as Mentor Text

How you can use picture books as powerful mentor texts for reading comprehension. Help students learn to engage with text and think critically about what they are reading.

Feb 10, 2022 - Read more

Recent Webinars (view archive)

Teaching Tough Topics with Literature

Educator Larry Swartz will provide an overview of recent literature sources that support the teaching of equity and can be used across a range of curriculum areas and grade levels. He will highlight practical strategies for talk, writing, and arts responses that consider better literacy practices for today’s classrooms. He will also introduce his book Teaching Tough Topics and offer teachers a list of literature sources to consider for classroom use.In this webinar, participants will discover:Book recommendations for seven tough topics, why the books work and how an educator might use themOpportunities to reflect on what makes a topic tough: What are...

Nov 11, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover STUDENT EDITION with Lincoln Peirce

Our Author Takeover Student Edition events give students a chance to hear from popular authors about their books and writing process to inspire a generation of future readers and writers.

Nov 10, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover with Gayle Forman

During our Author Takeover events we invite popular authors to candidly share insights into their works and how their books may be incorporated into distance learning and classroom plans.

Nov 9, 2021 - Read more

How Follett Aspen Helped Unite One School Community

Join this webinar to hear directly from the director of schools at Peabody Public Schools how Follett Aspen has benefited the school district. 

Oct 28, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover with Sharon Draper

During our Author Takeover events we invite popular authors to candidly share insights into their works and how their books may be incorporated into distance learning and classroom plans.

Oct 20, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover STUDENT EDITION with Soman Chainani

Our Author Takeover Student Edition events give students a chance to hear from popular authors about their books and writing process to inspire a generation of future readers and writers.

Oct 7, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover STUDENT EDITION with Judd Winick

Our Author Takeover Student Edition events give students a chance to hear from popular authors about their books and writing process to inspire a generation of future readers and writers.

Sep 21, 2021 - Read more

Teaching Verbal and Visual Literacy through Comics with Françoise Mouly

In our increasingly visual culture, making meaning out of reading with the aid of visuals may be the best way to become a lifelong reader, one who knows how to read for pleasure and for information

Sep 21, 2021 - Read more

Why A District Needs Both Destiny Library and Resource Manager

Today’s school districts now have more books and assets at risk than ever before. While devices and books are the most obvious investment, other assets must be managed with care.

Aug 11, 2021 - Read more

Speaking Up and Speaking Out: Using Your Voice to Demand Justice Author Panel

During this special Author Takeover panel event moderated by Julia E. Torres, we will discuss how books can support race, culture, identity, and mental health.

Aug 4, 2021 - Read more

Changing Lives with Freedom to Read Inc: A Librarian Delivers Literacy Abroad

Prepare to be inspired by this story of a lifelong educator and librarian, Susy Siel of Wisconsin, who transformed her love of librarianship into a commitment to improving literacy.

Jun 16, 2021 - Read more

Upcoming Follett Destiny® Resource Manager Enhancements

Join this presentation for current Follett Destiny® Resource Manager users to find out what enhancements will soon be available in Follett Destiny® Resource Manager. We are excited to talk you through the new features and capabilities that will better support your districts in asset management. Attendees will learn about new features and capabilities that will soon be available for Follett Destiny® Resource Manager. Register Today 

Jun 8, 2021 - Read more

BCALA's Best of the Best Booklist: Diversity in Public and School Libraries

Learn from experts within the Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) as they share the Best of the Best Booklist and help you build community with library collections.

May 27, 2021 - Read more

Follett Destiny® Resource Manager – On-Demand Recording – Generating Resource Reports

Providing timely information to administrators will help your district and school measure the effectiveness of your resource use and management practices.

May 19, 2021 - Read more

Follett Destiny® Library Manager – On-Demand – Support Summer Reading Initiatives

When the last bell rings and your students go home for the summer, access to your eCollection doesn't have to end.

May 18, 2021 - Read more

What Your Year-End Looks Like with Follett Destiny® Resource Manager

Join this informative presentation on what your year-end could look like with Follett Destiny®

Apr 27, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover STUDENT EDITION with Max Brallier

Our Author Takeover Student Edition events give students a chance to hear from popular authors about their books and writing process to inspire a generation of future readers and writers.

Apr 21, 2021 - Read more

Follett Destiny® Resource Manager – On-Demand Recording – Conducting an Inventory

Easily account for each of your resources, and their status using the inventory function in Follett Destiny® Resource Manager.

Apr 21, 2021 - Read more

Follett Destiny® Library Manager – On-Demand – Building Custom Reports Using Report Builder

Do you ever get asked to produce reports that reflect how and where your library resources are being used? Are you curious about details of your collection?

Apr 20, 2021 - Read more

How Follett Aspen® Is Helping School Districts Adapt to Different Learning Environments

Join this presentation to learn about features that are helping school districts adapt to any learning environment, with enhancements to accommodate different learning models.

Apr 14, 2021 - Read more

Behind the Book Author Takeover with Kate Messner

Hear beloved educator/author Kate Messner discuss her latest book—and give tips on how to bring the book’s fun mix of sidebars, illustrations, photos, and graphic panels into the classroom.

Apr 6, 2021 - Read more