This online training includes Transforming Teen Services and The Strategies to Support Early Literacy Learning. These trainings bring responsive library programming that engages communities and provides hands-on, interest-based learning experiences.


Online Trainings

2022: Transforming Teen Services

Connected Learning Module

Find out what exactly connected learning is and to reflect on how it fits into your own libraries services for and with teens.

Zoom online training dates are Thursdays at 11am CT/10 am MT (1 hour). Must commit to at least 3 of the 4 Meetups

  • Week 1: Jan. 3 - 7
  • Week 2: Jan. 10 - 14
  • Week 3: Jan. 17 - 21
  • Week 4: Jan. 24 - 28

CE & Contact Hours: 4 hours Zoom Meetings + 4 to 6 additional hours depending on participation.

2022: Transforming Teen Services

Computational Thinking Module

Find out what exactly Computational Thinking is and to reflect on how it fits into your own library's services for and with teens.

Zoom online training dates are Thursdays, 11am CT/10am MT and 4:30pm CT/3:30 CT (1hour). Must commit to at least 4 of the 5 Meetups.

  • Week 1: Jan. 31 - Feb 4
  • Week 2: Feb. 7 - 11
  • Week 3: Feb. 14 - 18
  • Week 4: Feb. 21 - 25
  • Week 5: Feb. 28 - March 4

CE & Contact Hours: 5 hours Zoom meetings + 4 to 6 additional hours depending on participation

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Past Events

2021 Events

  • Strategies to Support Early Literacy Learning Online Training:
    January-February; March-April
  • Teen Services Youth Development Online Module:
    April
  • Strategies to Support Early Literacy Learning Online Training:
    September-October

2020 Events


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Children and Youth Services Coordinator

Laura Kelly

1-605-773-3131 (Option 5, 1)
1-605-773-5066
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