EmailSchool Library Media SpecialistCharles Raffetto Media Center, Manasquan High SchoolNJ - County: MONMOUTHAreas of ExpertiseSchool Media SpecialistSchool LibrariesHigh School3D PrintingMakerspace1:1Young Adult Program & ServicesYoung Adult Collection Development & ManagementGrant writingFIRST Tech Challenge TeamFTCCyberPatriots Team Types of Libraries I have worked inPublicSchoolSpecial About MeI'm a current High School Library Media Specialist, former medical librarian and public librarian. I run an active makerspace within my high school library and am a strong advocate for STEAM education. I am also the coach for our FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics Team (#11003) and CyberPatriots National Defense Team. I've written and received mutliple library grants and I've overseen a major renovation of my school library space. I'm also active in our school district's Instructional Council and speak frequently at our school district's Board of Education Meetings on various topics/events.