Dear County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators:
I am pleased to announce that the California Department of Education (CDE) has partnered with the California School Library Association (CSLA) and the California Technology Assistance Project (CTAP) to create a free webinar series, Information and Digital Literacy Essentials, beginning on Thursday, April 25, 2013, at 3:30 p.m.
The webinar series will feature eight 40-minute online sessions by experts from the CDE, the Attorney General’s Office, higher education, parents, and other organizations working on these issues.
The series is designed for superintendents, school board members, principals, teachers, and parent leaders. To register, please visit the Madera County Office of Education Scheduled Events Web page at http://tinyurl.com/CA-Digital-Literacy.
The webinar series includes the following presentations:
Craig Cheslog, Principal Advisor to State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
Joanne McNabb, Director of Privacy Education and Policy, California Attorney General’s Office
Annette Marines, Instructional Librarian, University of California at Santa Barbara
Christina Cicchetti, Education Specialist, University of California at Riverside
Lesley Farmer, Media Leadership, California State University, Long Beach
Brenda Kempster, iCalifornia
Tom Adams, Director, Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resources Division, CDE
Jill Lesser, Executive Director, Center for Copyright Information
Dennis Deets, CTAP Director
Glen Warren, CSLA Vice President
Brian Bonner, Vice President of Parent Involvement, California State PTA
For more information about this webinar series, please contact Craig Cheslog, Principal Advisor to the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, by phone at 916-319-0554 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.