Community Engagement Staff Training

Author

VPL Community Engagement Staff Training Team

Description

This internal staff training workshop was developed by Vancouver Public Library to build staff knowledge and capacity in the area of community engagement. By the end of the workshop, learners will be able to:
 
- Understand community engagement and community led library service in the context of our work at Vancouver Public Library
- Recognize and engage with different tools and strategies for getting to know Vancouver communities and community members
- Apply relationship building techniques both inside and outside of the library
 
The workshop brings together lecture and practical activity components to help staff learn about and build comfort with community engagement.

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Zoom Best Practices and Sample Scenarios for Children and Teens

Author

Vancouver Public Library, Children and Teen Services

Description

This document includes a list of Zoom best practices for public library programs, as well as a list of sample "problem" scenarios and how to handle them. Staff can use this list to practice programs by having other staff members engage in the sample scenarios and figuring out to handle them together.

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