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critical literacy for school librarians in Manchester

Sarah McNicol is going to be running a half day workshop on critical literacy for school librarians in Manchester on the afternoon of Tuesday 25th November from 13:00 to 16:00 pm. The venue is Manchester Metropolitan University, Birley Building, Bonsall Street, M15 6GX.
It's a free workshop, but places are limited. If you have colleagues (or contacts in school libraries) who might be interested, please feel free to forward the details to them.
You can book a place at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/critical-literacy-for-school-librarians-tickets-13749393807
Critical literacy has been described as a 'new basic'. It is a set of skills, dispositions and strategies intended to enable students “to challenge text and life as we know it” (McLaughlin & DeVoogd).
This half day session will outline the ideas underpinning critical literacy, focusing on what it means for school librarians and they ways in which they support students in the evaluation of texts. It will also give you an opportunity to try out different ways of teaching critical literacy through the analysis of a variety of texts.
Although this session is aimed at school librarians, anyone with an interest in this topic is very welcome to join!

 

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