Webinar: Lisa Heathfield

SLS UK Webinar

Award winning author, former secondary school teacher and mother to three sons – Lisa has first-hand experience of working with vulnerable and disadvantaged children.

Unlocking the Potential of AI-Assisted Teaching with a Chatbot

SLS UK Advice

ChatGPT, powered by artificial intelligence, is a chatbot which takes human-computer interaction to a whole new level.  It was released for public use in early December and grew to over 1 million users in 5 days. The system responds to human input in an incredibly sophisticated way.

Two Girls, Two Diaries, Two Wars

SLS UK Reading

Two girls who lived through two frightening wars, 80 years apart.  Both wrote diaries describing their experiences. Both entries start with a birthday. One ends tragically, the other with sanctuary.

Running a Book Club

SLS UK Reading

A look at how book clubs can support book awards by Diane Scarborough from Lancashire School Library Service. Tips include how to encourage students to get involved and how to structure sessions as well as useful voting criteria.

Building a Brilliant School Library on a Budget

SLS UK Advice

Nina SimonRedbridge SLS Librarian’s view: Over the years I have been into many schools to organise and update their primary school libraries.  All too often the teacher given the responsibility for the library often feels overwhelmed: they don’t have the time, nor do they know where to start. This is where Schools Library Services (SLS) can help. We come into school, take the pressure off busy teachers and work our magic to transform the space into a welcoming library.  Since I started working at Redbridge SLS, I have been invited into many schools to re-organise their libraries. Some have …

Webinar: Glenn Carter

SLS UK Webinar

Primary School Teacher and inspiring History Advisor shares ideas on teaching local history in schools.