Schedule of Events

2020 OELMA Virtual Pre-Conference
Schedule of Events

Live Presentations will take place Monday - Thursday at 7:00PM and Saturday at 10:00AM

Events in yellow are Keynote Speakers

Date of Presentation Live or Pre-Recorded Name of Presenter(s) Name of Presentation
 September 27, 2020
 Available at 12:00PM
 Meghan Whitt & Jennifer Cole
 Global Ed Day: Programming to Increase Global Perspectives
 September 28, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Tami Santa Supporting Students with a Graceful Lens and Simple SEL Strategies
 September 29, 2020  Due to unforeseen circumstances the Global Ed Day session could not be held live, but was instead pre-recorded and made available beginning 09.27.20 at 12:00PM
 September 30, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Kelli Silwani See Each, See Ourselves: The Importance of Diverse Stories and Authors
 October 1, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Melissa McCain
 An Introduction to Restorative Justice
 October 3, 2020 Live at 10:00AM Panel Be the Change You Wish to See: The Lenses of Race

2020 OELMA Virtual Conference
Schedule of Events

Live Presentations will take place every Monday - Friday at 7:00PM and Saturdays at 10:00AM, 1:00PM and 4:00PM
Pre-Recorded sessions will open up each Sunday at 12:00PM

Events in yellow are Keynote Speakers
Events in blue are part of the Mid-Winter offerings
Events in red are OELMA Annual Conference Events

 Date of Presentation Live or Pre-Recorded Name of Presenter(s) Name of Presentation
 October 11, 2020
 Available at 12:00PM
 Liz Campion The Kent State Shootings: The May 4th Collection
 Liz Deskins Welcoming LGBTQ Students
 Todd Harold, Jen McCarty Plucker, Ed.D, &
 Mesa Heise (Mackin)
 Make Your Budget Go Farther with Shared Digital Collections
 Dr. Meghan Harper Students Living with Trauma
 Deb Logan Gifted Students and the Cloak of Invisibility
 Mary Ann Nichols Focus on Teen Collections
 October 12, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Deborah Wiles
 Every Voice Matters: The Story of Kent State
 Sponsored by: Scholastic Book Fairs
 October 13, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Christina H. Dorr, Ph.D.
 So How Does a Book Win a Caldecott (Or Any Other Award)?
 Sponsored by: Junior Library Guild
 October 14, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Jennifer Flaherty & Lisa Kellar Every Stone Makes a Ripple: Our Bisit with Nic Stone
 October 15, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Lori Pringle Wanted: Media Literacy Educators
 October 16, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Brandi Young & Ashley Aldrich
 Books that are LIT: 100 Amazing YA Books
 Sponsored by: Mackin
 October 17, 2020 Live at 10:00AM Dr. Christina Dorr. Ph.D. From Poverty to Possibility (Extended Session)
 Live at 1:00PM OELMA Board of Directors Annual General Membership Meeting & Regional Meetings
 Live at 4:00PM Sarah Ressler Make 'Em Love You! Bring Teachers to the Library & Students to Your Videos
 October 18, 2020
 Available at 12:00PM
 Ashley Aldrich Surviving to Thriving with 1:1 - The JHS Declassified Chromebook Survival Guide
 Cassie Dickison Using Virtual Reality to Make Literature Come Alive
 Lori Lee Bring Focus to Research with INFOhio & Google Apps
 Deb Logan & Jamie Davies Think to Do: Focusing on Makerspace Thinking
 Ann Reddy & Kate Focht History in Photographs: The Past Develops a Tolerant Future
 Samantha Rubino 5 Tools for Teaching Digital Literacy in a Digital World
 Jim Sullivan
 (American Printing House for the Blind)
 Wendy Torrence Focus on Passion & Collaboration for Research Success 
 Angela Wojtecki & Trent Roberts Another 100+ Web Resources with Roberts & Wojtecki
 October 19, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Michael Mercier
 Your Leadership Role in Forging a Digital Wellness School Culture
 Sponsored by: INFOhio & The Management Council
 October 20, 2020 Live 7:00PM Rebecca Vasilakis They Don't Speak English Do They?
 October 21, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Annie Ruefle Reconsidering the Stories We Think We Know: A Student-Led Assessment
 October 22, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Susan Yutzey
 Awards Ceremony
 Sponsored by: OhioNET
 October 23, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Amy Keister Host a Sibert Smackdown
 October 25, 2020
 Available at 12:00PM
 Samantha Brown Librarity: Clarity on Disability and Diversity in the Library
 Dr. Christina Dorr & Allison Dorr The World at Your Library Door Step
 Lori Guyler (Gale) Let the Kids Know They're Not Alone
 Angie Jameson Keep Communities Reading with Virtual Literacy Programming K-12
 Kara Putinski Ohio's Library Guidelines: Next Steps
 October 26, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Dhonielle Clayton
 The Radical Power of Books
 This event is supported by the State Library of Ohio with federal funds from
 the Institute of Museum & Library Services
 October 27, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Cindy Boyden Grant Writing
 October 28, 2020
 Available at 12:00PM
 Melissa McClain
Recognizing Secondary Traumatic Stress & Extreme Burnout
 Live at 7:00PM Emily Rozmus How Do You Do PD?
 October 29, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Dr. Jessica Dennison #TeenBosses: Building Student Leaders in the Library
 October 30, 2020 Live at 7:00PM Janah Shumaker INFOhio and BLUEcloud: The Future of Library Services

This conference is partially supported by the State Library of Ohio with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.