The Illinois State Library continues its preparations to host ILEAD USA (Innovative Librarians Explore, Apply and Discover): The 21st Century Technology and Leadership Skills Institute for the States. This continuing education initiative will be held at the University of Illinois Springfield on March 25–28, June 17–20 and October 21–24, 2013.
Applications are now being accepted for mentors, instructors, and participants for ILEAD USA. ILEAD USA is a competitive, application-only program. Please consider applying for one of the three components of this program at http://www.webjunction.org/partners/illinois/il-programs/ileadusa/ilead-usa-illinois.html. The application package deadline by email or postmark is December 14, 2012 and ISL will send email notification acceptance by January 18, 2013.
For more information regarding ILEAD USA, go to http://www.webjunction.org/partners/illinois/il-programs/ileadusa.html
ILEAD USA is made possible by a Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program grant awarded to the Illinois State Library by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). Contact Gwen Harrison at firstname.lastname@example.org (217-785-7334) or Debra Aggertt at email@example.com (217-558-1945) if you have questions.