Education/Training

Browse below for books, webinars, and presentations help you get started with MackinCommunity.

Featured Books

Featured Webinars

Mackin will coordinate webinars and training sessions for the numerous resources you have available through our contract. If the live webinar doesn’t fit your schedule, you can listen to the recorded session when you have time.

Using Design Thinking to Support Makerspaces

Presented by Michelle Luhtala and Bill Derry

June 25, 2019

Design Models That Guide Innovative Thinking

Presented by Michelle Luhtala and Bill Derry

May 15, 2019

Building a Schoolwide Culture of Reading

Presented by Michelle Luhtala and Melissa Thom, M.A.

April 24, 2019

Archived Webinars

Professional Learning Together Even When Apart: MackinVIA for PLCs
Presented by Jennifer McCarty Plucker, Ed. D. and Ashley Gamlin, M.S.
Date: March 26, 2019
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Digital Collection Development
Presented by Michelle Luhtala and Mesa Heise
Date: March 20, 2019
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Social-Emotional Learning in the Library
Presented by Michelle Luhtala
Date: February 27, 2019
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Inquiry-Driven Learning: MackinVIA for Units of Study and Literature Circle
Presented by Deidra Purvis and Ashley Gamlin, M.S.
Date: February 20, 2019
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Leading Transformational Learning Through Making
Presented by Michelle Luhtala and Donna Burns
Date: January 23, 2019
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Tools for Diving Deep: MackinVIA for Guided and Close Reading
Presented by Deidra Purvis and Christine Meshak, MS
Date: January 22, 2019
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By Todd Burleson
Hubbard Woods Library Media Specialist and 2016 School Library Journal’s School Librarian of the Year!