LearnRT (Learning Round Table) RoundTable
Who will reign supreme in the 4th Battledecks competition at ALA annual? This year we will feature two rounds by having the first ever tournament of champions precede the regular battle. Who will become the Grand Pooba of Battledecks by winning the tournament of champions? Who will come out on top during the battle and win fame and glory? This is truly going to be a highlight of your conference experience as these courageous individuals compete for the honor of being crowned the next champs of the deck.
It’s time to take a whole new look at training and learning. Recent brain research has revealed many of the flaws of traditional approaches to education. Learn about new insights into what really motivates us. Find out what education innovators are doing to increase engagement through learner-centered discovery, flipped classrooms, and enhanced online learning. This discussion will put you in the driver’s seat of your own learning as you experience new strategies first hand. LearnRT joins forces with WebJunction and WALT in facilitating this dynamic discussion.
Battledecks is not for the faint of heart. It is a nerve-wracking event where those competing must create a coherent presentation from a deck of slides that they have never seen before. This is truly the perfect way to end your conference experience as these courageous individuals compete for the glory of being crowned the next champ.
As always, "There Can Be Only One"
Sponsored by: American Libraries Magazine and The Learning Round Table
Walt Disney’s edict was “Give the public everything you can give them.” Even today, everyone at Disney strives to exceed customer expectations every day. Uncover the secrets behind the Disney service culture. In this program you will examine the model for delivering world-class guest service and discover ways to create a consistent, successful environment for both employees and customers. You can then use these ideas to transform and improve your own library service.