Congratulations! This is a tremendous accomplishment, and it is sure to
make a very big impact!
Peter Milbury [log in to unmask]
Librarian-Mentor Teacher http://www.cusd.chico.k12.ca.us/~pmilbury
American Memory Fellow: Library Of Congress - National Digital Library
Chico High School, Chico, CA 95926 http://dewey.chs.chico.k12.ca.us
A National Blue Ribbon and California Distinguished School 530-891-3036
On Sun, 10 Jan 1999, cooper middle schoool wrote:
> This is my first try to contact everyone. I hope I'm successful. HAPPY
> NEW YEAR!!! I wanted to pass on the old good news-bad news-good news.
> First the best of the good news:
> TEACHERS ACCEPTED FOR NATIONAL CONFERENCE
> Kenneth Cooper Middle School Library Media Specialist Sybil Connolly and U.
> S. History teacher Kelly Middendorf, now at Putnam City West High School,
> have recently been informed that their presentation proposal has been
> accepted. The Ninth National Conference and Exhibition of the American
> Association of School Librarians will be held in Birmingham, Alabama on
> November 10-14, 1999. Over 300 proposals from across the country and around
> the world were submitted for preconference sessions, showcases, and
> concurrent sessions. Their session involves the Internet and is titled,
> "Exploring the Nation's Library Online: Learning With the Library of
> Congress." Both teachers were selected to attend the Library of Congress
> American Memory Institute for Teachers last summer in Washington, D.C.
> Kelly and I are very excited to have our proposal accepted. I wrote the
> above for my principal and thought I might and well share it with you.
> Now for the bad news, I'm having surgery this Tues. and will be out for
> about six weeks. Now the silver lining in this is that once I can sit for
> any lenght of time, I plan on working on THE lesson plan. I probably won't
> even read let alone answer e-mails for at least a week or two. Talk to you
> as soon as I can.