WNYLRC Workshop: NLM's Online Playground: K-12 Science and Health Education Resources
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Date:
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Description:
 
Teachers, administrators, parents and students have a variety of concerns related to health information including those related to diseases, disorders, conditions, symptoms, tests, and treatements. Librarians and other community-based service providers can help them find what they need with guidance from this course!
 
This presentation will introduce free K-12 resources from the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Resources span a variety of subjects including biology, careers, chemistry, environmental health, forensics and medical technology, general health, genetics, health information tutorials, and HIV/AIDS.
 
Objectives:
 
By the end of the session, participants will be able to:
 
Identify at least six K-12 resources from the National Library of Medicine
 
Locate lesson plans to supplement current curriculum/youth programming
 
Find resources for K-12 populations that can be used for homework help, research projects, and/or health and science programming
Location:
WNYLRC Training Center
Directions:
CE Workshop:
Yes
CE Hours:
2.5
Workshop Length:
2.5
Speaker Name:
Lydia N. Collins, MLIS
Speaker Bio:

Lydia N. Collins, MLIS, Consumer Health Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region.

Max Class Size:
35
Price (Governing):
$5
Price (Affiliate Member):
$5
Price (Patron Organizational):
$5
Price (Patron Student):
$5
Price (Patron Personal Member):
$5
Price (Non-Member):
$5
Price (Other NY 3Rs Library Member):
$5
Price (WNYLRC Staff):
$0