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Professional Development / Events

To support educators, libraries and families, Story Box Library’s online webinars and events cover a range of topics related to children’s literature, storytelling and more.

Past Events

Mar 19

Visual Storytelling with Jess Racklyeft

Meet Jess Racklyeft in a fun, interactive workshop! Explore how Story Tools can inspire your kids visual storytelling and boost their visual literacy - and try your hand at illustrating too!

Oct 12

Resilience and Emotional Literacy in the Early Years

Suitable for early years childhood educators, parents and carers, hear from experts on how to build mental wellbeing and resilience in children.

Jul 25

Children’s Book Week: “More than costumes!”

An all-star panel shares their best tips on engaging young children in reading and creativity in this year's Children's Book Week.

Jun 06

Building Confident & Creative Writers

Hear from award-winning creators and education experts on how to nurture student creativity.

Jul 19

Sharing First Nations’ stories in the classroom with Jasmine Seymour

Join Dharug woman, artist and educator Jasmine in conversation with Story Box Library CEO & Founder, Nicole Brownlee.



Feb 22

Ask the Experts: Library Engagement in Digital Age

Make the most of digital resources for your library engagement and get kids excited about reading.



Nov 09

Mythbusting Screen Time for Kids

Understand about the benefits and importance of digital technology in early childhood learning and development, for all educators, librarians and families.



Oct 19

Whose story gets to be shared? Creating a diverse library

Learn what authentic diversity looks like in children’s literature and why it matters, in this practical event for all educators, librarians and families.



May 04

Getting to know the Story Box Library basics (Public Libraries)

Step-by-step guide to all features and functions, for all librarians and library staff.



Mar 12

12 Steps to Engage your Readers using Story Box Library

Practical ideas for using Story Box Library in multiple, learning, teaching and community applications for educators. 

Nov 17

Getting to know the Story Box Library basics (Educators)

Step-by-step guide to all features and functions, for all educators and teaching professionals.