23 Framework Things

While many of us are still juggling busy teaching schedules and looking for ways to revitalize our instruction sessions, why not take some time to draw inspiration from the ACRL Information Literacy Framework? 23 Framework Things is a free, self-paced, online professional development opportunity that offers readings, activities, and opportunities to connect with your colleagues in Minnesota and beyond about the Framework. Complete as many of the things as you choose, in any order, and win prizes! Here are a few of the “Things” that might be especially helpful if you’re looking for teaching inspiration:

Frame Focus Things: Browse lesson plans and activities on each frame and brainstorm ideas for your own lessons and activities with colleagues.

Thing #14: One-Shots and IL Courses: Struggling with incorporating the Framework into one-shot sessions or a semester-long course? Find relevant readings and ideas here.

Thing #12: Collaborating with Faculty: Learn more about how the Framework can inform collaborative work with faculty!

Thing #18: Outreach/Marketing: Want to get the word out about your instruction program? Browse examples of how other institutions have used the Framework to promote information literacy on campus.

So, if you’re looking for ways to engage with the new ACRL IL Framework, check out 23 Framework Things!