Mississippi Library Commission Conference – Thursday, November 20, 2008

Friends: A couple of weeks ago, I had the privilege of being a featured speaker at the Mississippi Library Commission conference. The conference was for children’s librarians in Mississippi public libraries. It was a fun busy conference! The conference was held at the Cabot Lodge Hotel in Jackson, Mississippi. When I arrived, I was immediately […] Read More

Categories: Conference, Dianne de Las Casas, Professional Development, Stories, Story Fest, story theater, Storyteller, Storytelling

Handmade Tales Workshop; Friday, April 4, 2008

Friends: Today, I did a professional development workshop for teachers at an elementary school in the metro New Orleans area. What made the day so special was that my youngest daughter, Eliana (7), accompanied me and was my little assistant throughout the workshop. She passed out supplies and even took all the pictures (except for […] Read More

Categories: Professional Development, Teacher In-Service, Workshop