Upcoming Session

Teaching and Assessment of Metacognition

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)

Register: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GDH3_K0ERDCCxXQ0BoH32Q

Description: Metacognition is often an invisible by-product of information literacy. The active reflection and evaluation of what is being learned directly impacts how information literacy skills are understood and applied. This presentation is the result of a research inquiry examining
the relationship between metacognition and information literacy. We will discuss how the concept of metacognition intersects with information literacy, why making that connection explicit is essential to the library’s mission, and how we as librarians can incorporate specific
metacognitive strategies into the library classroom.

About the Presenter: Erin McCoy is the Coordinator of Library Services at Massasoit Community College in Brockton, Massachusetts. Throughout the years, Erin has enjoyed combining her love of teaching and her natural curiosity to help students find what they need at any point in the research cycle that brings them to the library. She recently finished a Master’s degree from UMASS Boston in Critical and Creative Thinking, which allowed her to explore the intersections of information literacy in a variety of practical applications.

Can’t make it to the live show? That’s okay. The session will be recorded and available on the Carterette Series Webinars website for later viewing.

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To register for the online event
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  1. Go to registration page: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GDH3_K0ERDCCxXQ0BoH32Q
  2. Complete and submit the form.
  3. A URL for the event will be emailed to you immediately after registration from Zoom.

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Contact a member of the Carterette Series planning team with questions or suggestions: carteretteserieswebinars@georgialibraryassociation.org

About the Carterette Series Webinars

The Carterette Series Webinars (CSW) was named to honor one of our founding members, Pat Carterette.

In June of 2010, members of the Georgia Library Association and the Georgia Public Library Service launched this educational webinar series. The series highlights trends, innovation, and best practices in libraries. The free sessions are open to interested parties from all geographic (and astral) locations. Topics are chosen to be of interest to students and employees from all library types, and each session is approved for one Georgia continuing education (CE) contact hour.

Webinar Archives

With the permission of the presenters, Carterette Series Webinars are recorded and posted in our archives within two weeks of the live presentations. Continuing education (CE) credit is not provided for viewing the recording of a webinar.

Please visit our archived sessions page to find recordings of previous Carterette Series Webinars.

Contact the Planning Team

For assistance or more information, please email us at carteretteserieswebinars@georgialibraryassociation.org

Carterette Series Webinars Planning Team

  • Ashley Dupuy
  • Michelle Lee
  • Emily Williams