Best Practices in Serving Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder - Presented by Dr. Nancy Everhart
- Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 9:30am to 6:00pm
- Multiple Locations - MSU Renne Library, Strand Union Ballroom D, Strand Union 233, Reid Hall 415
Please join us for two days of events with Dr. Nancy Everhart, an internationally recognized leader in library science. Dr. Everhart will provide valuable information about working with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, in addition to one-on-one consultations for individuals interested in learning more about how their work can support these students.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
PLEASE RSVP FOR ONE OR MORE EVENTS AT THE APPROPRIATE LINKS BELOW.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am – Innovative Learning Studio, MSU Renne Library
Serving College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder for Academic Librarians and Library Staff
Sponsored by the MSU Renne Library
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm – MSU Strand Union, Ballroom D
Serving College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder for Faculty and Instructors (Lunch provided)
Co-sponsored by the MSU Office of Disability Services and the MSU Center for Faculty Excellence.
Professional development credit available.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm – MSU Strand Union 233
Serving LIFE Scholars with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Sponsored by the MSU LIFE Scholars program
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm – MSU Strand Union 233
Reception and Meet and Greet with Dr. Everhart
Sponsored by the College of Education, Health and Human Development
Friday, April 26, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Reid Hall 415
One–on-One Consultations with Dr. Everhart (30 minutes each)
PLEASE SIGN UP FOR YOUR MEETING TIME HERE.
Dr. Nancy Everhart is a professor at the iSchool at Florida State University in Tallahassee. Project A+ is her current research, funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, which focuses on making academic libraries more accessible to students on the autism spectrum. She has an extensive background in curriculum development, research, and teaching school librarians. Dr. Everhart is involved internationally having been awarded research fellowships in Germany and serving as an editor of School Libraries Worldwide. She is a former president of the American Association of School Librarians.
- College of Education, Health and Human Development