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Kristina Holzweiss

SLJ School Librarian of the Year, Librarian, Bay Shore Middle, NY

Kristina Holzweiss is a school library media specialist at Bay Shore Middle School, as well as a presenter, author, and professional developer. In 2015, she was named the School Librarian of the Year by School Library Journal and Scholastic. She also received the Lee Bryant Outstanding Teacher Award by NYSCATE and the Fred Podolski Leadership and Innovation in Technology Award by the Long Island Technology Summit. Kristina believes in hands-on learning through makerspaces, and is the Founder and Director of SLIME – Students of Long Island Maker Expo. She moderates a Voxer group for educators interested in bringing makerspaces, project-based learning, and Genius Hour programs into their libraries and classrooms. Kristina blogs at bunheadwithducttape.com, and is an active member of educational communities through twitter at @lieberrian. Visit her website for more information here!

Kristina's Blog Articles

A Maker’s Imagination: The Beauty of Homemade Fun

A Maker’s Imagination: The Beauty of Homemade Fun

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My Story: From a Job Cut to Becoming School Librarian of the Year

My Story: From a Job Cut to Becoming School Librarian of the Year

Kristina Holzweiss of Bay Shore Middle School, Bay Shore, NY, was named School Library Journal School Librarian of the Year.

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Student Techsperts Manage Makerspace Resources!

Student Techsperts Manage Makerspace Resources!

The more I teach, the more I learn. This year I began a Student Techspert team to help manage the.

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SLIME – Students of Long Island Maker Expo 2016

SLIME – Students of Long Island Maker Expo 2016

MackinTYSL Advocate, Kristina Holzweiss-Bay Shore Middle School, shares this video.

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Bay Shore Middle School Library Makerspace

Bay Shore Middle School Library Makerspace

MackinTYSL Advocate, Kristina Holzweiss-Bay Shore Middle School, shares this video.

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Bay Shore Middle School Libratory Year in Review

Bay Shore Middle School Libratory Year in Review

MackinTYSL Advocate, Kristina Holzweiss-Bay Shore Middle School, shares this video.

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