Librarian on the Loose


My doctorate in communications design is from the University of Baltimore. They called me a few months ago and asked if they could interview me for an article in their alumni magazine; they were writing on the topic of information professionals.  I agreed, and their photographer came out to Port Discovery to take photos as well.  Here is a copy of the article:

In the meantime, I have been training staff at Port Discovery to present Mother Goose on the Loose programs, and they are doing a terrific job. I love watching the way presenters become more and more comfortable with the formal and the material in such a short period of time!

About Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen

A renowned national speaker and accomplished author, Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen is best known as the creator of Mother Goose on the Loose, an award-winning early literacy program. Her charismatic presentations always include an easily-understandable combination of research and practice. Recognized by the ASCLA Leadership and Professional Achievement Award for “revolutionizing the way librarians work with children from birth to age 3” and the 2018 Vattemare Award for Creativity in Libraries, Betsy’s passion is for helping children and the adults in their lives be the best they can be while sparking a love of reading.