University of Wisconsin–Madison

Associate Professor Rebekah Willett Awarded IMLS Grant

Associate Professor Rebekah Willett has been awarded a $524,874 National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for a project entitled, ‘Navigating Screens: Libraries as Community Hubs for Teaching Positive Screen Media Practices’. Willett will work with Co-Investigators Denise Agosto (Drexel University) and June Abbas (University of Oklahoma) to conduct research and develop screen media education training modules for public librarians working with parents and other caregivers of children ages 5 to 11. Learn more here: http://go.wisc.edu/qv981b