Steve chats with Matthew Winner, elementary school librarian and host of The Children’s Book Podcast, about his path to librarianship, diverse representation, professional learning networks, and being a White House Champion of Change.
Matthew Winner is an elementary school librarian living in Howard County, Maryland. He is the host of The Children’s Book Podcast (formerly All The Wonders), a weekly podcast featuring insightful and sincere interviews with authors, illustrators, and everyone involved in taking a book from drawing board to bookshelf. In 2013 Matthew was named a Library Journal Mover & Shaker and was invited to the White House as part of the Champions of Change program. Matthew currently teaches Library Media at Swansfield Elementary School in Columbia, Maryland. Contact Matthew on Twitter at @MatthewWinner or keep up with his book lists, library musings, and podcasts at http://www.matthewcwinner.com/blog.
Children’s Book Podcast
White House Champion of Change: We Could All Use a Level Up
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