Category Archives: Professional Development Back

North Burnett Regional Council champions a future focused workforce

Library staff work on iPads at a professional development workshop

Want to learn practical skills for better customer service? Why not attend Future focused workforce: Rural Libraries Queensland professional development (PD) in North Burnett Regional Council? North Burnett Regional Council is hosting PD in partnership with State Library of Queensland (State Library) on Thursday 29 November 2018. This one-day workshop will engage public library staff … Read more

Professional development and thermocolour t-shirt printing at The Edge

Printing a logo on a Tshirt

Isaac Pay participated in the Fun Palace 2018 Professional Development event at State Library of Queensland (State Library) from 3 – 7 October 2018.  Professional Development and thermocolour t-shirt printing at The Edge by Isaac Pay – Logan City Council  Being able to run a program at Fun Palace 2018 was a great experience that I have learnt valuable … Read more

Fun with STEM tech and library core functions at Diamantina Shire Council

Diamantina Shire Council is hosting a three-day professional development (PD) event at Birdsville Library from Tuesday 20 November to Thursday 22 November 2018. During this three-day PD, attendees will explore the fundamentals of day-to-day management of a library branch within the Regional Libraries Queensland (RLQ) network including library collections, circulation, the Aurora library management system … Read more

Whirlwind of excitement, learning and fun − Fun Palace 2018

People putting together a Maker Kit using instruction sheet

Laura Ellul participated in the Fun Palace 2018 Professional Development event at State Library of Queensland (State Library) from 3 – 7 October 2018.  My Fun Palace work placement experience by Laura Ellul – Mackay Regional Council  Travelling to the 2018 Fun Palace was a whirlwind of excitement, learning and fun. The day was filled with action packed activities intended … Read more

Free Stream! Using digital technology for learning

LEGO Education ACS Educator's Global Leaders Series with Professor Mitchel Resnick

Wed 7 November, 6-7pm | State Library of Queensland (State Library) or via free live stream State Library welcomes Professor Mitchel Resnick as the next speaker in Australian Computer Society’s ICT Educators’ Global Leaders’ Series, in collaboration with LEGO Education Australia. Professor Resnick will look at how educators can create successful learning environments with digital … Read more

Final days to apply for unique professional development opportunity at State Library of Queensland

Workshop at State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland (State Library) is offering public library and Indigenous Knowledge Centre (IKC) staff the chance to attend a unique day of professional development (PD) at State Library on Wednesday 7 November. Professional development will include: LEGO Education workshop (Beginners LEGO Education EV3 workshop / LEGO Education WeDo2.0 workshop) 3-5pm ACS ICT Educators’ … Read more

One-of-a-kind Professional Development opportunity at State Library of Queensland this November!

LEGO Education ACS Educator's Global Leaders Series with Professor Mitchel Resnick

Want to get hands on at a LEGO Education workshop, hear an inspiring talk by the creator of the globally renowned coding platform Scratch, and attend the 2018 ALIA QLD Mini Conference, all in one day?  State Library of Queensland (State Library) is offering up to 20 public library and Indigenous Knowledge Centre (IKC) staff … Read more

Professional Development opportunity in Gladstone Regional Council

State Library professional development session

Want to learn more about how to engage library users; advocate for your library; and learn to interpret and use data in meaningful ways? Gladstone Regional Council in partnership with the State Library of Queensland (State Library) is hosting Engaging your community with deeply local approaches professional development (PD) on Wednesday 21 November from 8.45am-3pm. Content … Read more

Fun Palace at The Edge: unique professional development opportunity, 3-7 October 2018

Fun Palace work placement − State Library of Queensland

Help promote libraries and Indigenous Knowledge Centres (IKC) as the natural home for budding artists and scientists. The 2018 Fun Palace at State Library of Queensland (State Library) is being delivered at The Edge on the 6 October from 10am-3pm and we want to offer a unique professional development (PD) opportunity to four public library … Read more