Burnsville, MN, June 24, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- The new Mackin-sponsored movement known as Transform Your School Library, has appointed their first National Spokesperson, Shannon McClintock Miller, to this instrumental position. Miller, an internationally recognized keynote, consultant and author, brings a high level of dedication, passion and vision to this critical position.
“In order to remain relevant and support the diverse learning needs of our students, libraries must continue to grow and evolve,” states Miller. “The exciting task of being at the forefront of this movement with Mackin and the TYSL Advocates is a revolutionary undertaking that I am beyond thrilled to be a part of.”
To learn more about how TYSL is changing the direction of libraries today, visit MackinTYSL.com. Information on TYSL and presentations will be available at this year’s ALA, ISTE and ILA national conventions, as well as regional conferences where Mackin is exhibiting throughout the country. Visit https://www.mackin.com/corp/about-us/conferences-2/ for a complete listing of upcoming events.
Founded by Mackin in 2015, Transform Your School Library, (TYSL), is comprised of dozens of the country’s leading change-advocates committed to shaping the future direction of school libraries by providing expert commentary, tools and experiential instruction. For more information or to join the movement, visit www.mackintysl.com.
For over 34 years, Mackin has provided library and classroom materials for grades PK-12. Known the world over for exemplary customer service and a stringent attention to detail, Mackin has access to more than 18,000 publishers and a collection of more than 2.5 million printed titles. Additionally, Mackin features a robust selection of more than 300,000 eBook titles and nearly 50,000 audio books, databases and video resources available through their free, state-of-the-art digital resource management system, MackinVIA. Applauded by educators and librarians worldwide, MackinVIA was recently awarded two distinctive awards; Best of Show at ISTE 2015 and was named winner of a 2015 Awards of Excellence by Tech & Learning. Today, the free MackinVIA platform is utilized in thousands of schools and accessed by nearly nine million students around the world. For more information, visit www.mackin.com or call 800-245-9540.
Contact: Troy Mikell
Director, Marketing & Communications