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Monterey, California

Bill Derry

School & Public Libraries, Milford, Conn.

Bill Derry most recently worked as Director of nnovation at The Westport Library in Connecticut.  He was the co-chair of the Westport Mini Maker Faire and one of the leaders of the creation of the MakerSpace. He was a principal writer of an IMLS national leadership grant received by the Westport Library in 2013. The grant, called MakerSpace 2.0: Retinkering Libraries, created a model for a participatory learning environment for public, academic and school libraries. Prior to joining the Westport Library in 2011, Bill worked in education for over 30 years as an elementary classroom teacher, drama-in-education teacher, library media specialist, supervisor of library media K-12 and information and technology literacy coordinator K-12. Currently he is leading workshops and presenting on the transformative power of play, imagination, and making.



Internet Librarian 2016

Tuesday October 18, 2016

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

E202: The Power of Play and Imagination to Transform Learning


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