Staff Resources
Overview of Early Literacy Library of Virginia with poster pdf only

Early Literacy Begins with You

Encouraging Early Literacy presentation from Webjunction, overview of early literacy skills and practices

Interactive Reading  sharing books in group situations

SHARE STEP—Sharing Books with Babies and Toddlers Also Blue Manatee Press books

Public Libraries harness the Power of Play by Donna Celano et al. Young Children July 2018

Emergent Literacy Peer Coaching Online Staff Learning Portal
Carroll County (MD) Public Library

Training Tool Kits New York State Library (early literacy, partnerships, environments)

Finding Your Voice and Making Connections video by Mari Nowitz on early literacy tips

Ready to Read Resources from Fairfax Co. (VA) PL by Renee Edwards

Idaho Commission for Libraries Introductory Early Literacy Information powerpoint in pdf

Farmington (NM) Public Library Every Child Ready to Read powerpoint

See also Video Clips

Five Practices and Early Literacy Skills Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy

Products Useful for Trainings

Brain Development Slides (powerpoint)

Outreach Modules on Early Learning Institute for Learning and Brain Studies, University of Washington (sign up required, free) Each module in the library takes an in-depth look at a unique topic in the science of child development, including language development and acquiring the sounds of language.

Storytime Share for storytime ideas and early literacy tips for parents/caregivers in storytimes

ALA Annual Conference 2011 Handouts

ALSC Institute 2012: What Difference Does It Make? The Impact of Early Literacy Training on Youth Services Staff

Early Literacy Enhanced Storytimes Evaluations
Brooklyn (NY) Public Library evaluation of their Weekend Stories storytimes by Rachel Payne

Multilingual Storytimes: Beyond Bilingual Brooklyn Public Library

Supercharged Storytimes for All Self-paced course by Webjunction, free but must sign up

Raising the Bar: Integrating Early Childhood Education into Library Professional Development by New York Public Library 4 modules: Foundations of Early Litearcy, In Storytimes, Early Literacy Workshops and Family Engagement, and Partnerships; free but must sign up