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Friday, November 5 • 9:15am - 10:15am
Project LIT - Let's Collaborate!

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Learn how a group of librarians and teachers began collaborating to bring high interest books to students, using the Project LIT collection as a starting point. This unit allows for student choice and the ability to create engaging discussions and activities around young adult literature.

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TJ Mead

Teacher, Champlain Valley Union High School
TJ Mead (he/him) works at Champlain Valley Union HS in Hinesburg as a Wellness Teaching (a hybrid Physical Education and Personal Health course) in the 9th Grade Core Program on an interdisciplinary team of teachers. He sits on the Chittenden House EST and is an Engage Team Leader... Read More →
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Heather MacDonald

Heather MacDonald (she/her) teaches ninth-grade Math at Champlain Valley Union High School in Hinesburg, VT. She is a part of Chittenden Core; a team of six teachers that work together to support students and develop interdisciplinary work. Heather has most recently participated in... Read More →
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Peter Langella

Champlain Valley Union HS
Peter Langella (he/him) works at Champlain Valley Union HS in Hinesburg as a librarian and co-advisor to both the Racial Alliance Committee and Gender Sexuality Alliance. Peter also works as a school librarianship instructor at the University of Vermont and an English instructor at... Read More →
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Christina Deeley

Teacher-Librarian, CVU High School
Christina Deeley (she/her) is a Librarian, Social Studies teacher and DEI Coach at Champlain Valley Union High School in Hinesburg, Vermont. She also a chapter leader of Project LIT; holding twice weekly book groups with students. In addition to continuing the push towards racial... Read More →
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Katie Mack

Teacher, Champlain Valley Union High School
Katie Mack (she/her) is a ninth-grade Humanities teacher at Champlain Valley Union High School in Hinesburg, VT as part of a team of six teachers who work in the interdisciplinary Core Program. She is a certified Critical Friends coach and an advisor to the ACLU club.


Friday November 5, 2021 9:15am - 10:15am EDT
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