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The final session of ILEAD USA is here– Oct. 26-29 –and we’d like to invite you to participate in the streaming keynote presentations. Dates, times and the link for the accompanying PowerPoints are below. I hope you can join us! Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Keynote:...

ILEAD USA Techni-gals Team will be posting all this week during their STEM camp!!  Tune in to http://www.technigals.org/ The team also created this cool logo! Contact Techni-gals if you have any questions–or just to tell them you saw their blog! ...

Join the ILEAD USA teams as they watch the keynote speakers streamed live!   Watch from your desk or look for the archived link in later postings of the Compendium. Check the live schedule and links below for James LaRue, Michael Stephens and David Lankes: James LaRue Date: Tuesday,...

Who do you know who stars in one of these videos? Watch the Pennsylvania Ilead Teams’ videos from the March session of ILEAD USA Pennsylvania! The following teams introduce their community problem, which they will solve with a participatory technology product, in creative...

Have you watched the ILEAD USA Keynote speaker videos? Speakers include: Anne Craig:  Introduction to ILEAD USA (this link includes Lankes’ presentation) David Lankes:  Everything They Taught You in Library School is Wrong Eli Neiburger: Flatland Sina Bahram: Perspectives...

We are looking for instructors/demonstrators for the following topics: E-Textiles (from projects using conductive thread to those using lily pad–any level of expertise) Podcasting Animoto or other web based animation We are open to any other participatory technologies you...

Participate in the conversation at #ILEADUSA Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday while joining us for the streaming ILEAD USA Keynote Presentations at: http://www.uis.edu/technology/live/ileadu.html at the following times: Tuesday, March 24 11:00am:  Anne Craig, Director, Illinois...

ILEAD USA Pennsylvania Teams, Mentors and their Project Descriptions are listed below: ALT (Adult Basic Literacy) Team Members: Joanne Austin, Osterhout Free Library Edward Lupico, SCI Houtzdale Rick Miller, Executive Director, Osterhout Free Library Elaine Stefanko, Osterhout...

ILEAD USA begins on March 23, when 23 library workers from across Pennsylvania come together in 5 teams to solve community problems with the use of participatory technology.  This nine month program is divided into three in-person sessions of 4 days each in Harrisburg. Classes...