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Get Board!: Using Games to Build Critical Thinking 
Sponsor: Oklahoma School Librarians

Date: Wednesday, April 26
Time: 1:40-2:40 pm
Location: Salon N

Session Description:
From Karuba to Pandemic, this session will focus on using games to boost the critical thinking and logic skills of your students.

Alex GatesAlex Gates, MLIS (University of Oklahoma), is the head librarian at Hoover Elementary School in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  In his library, he serves children from Pre K to 6th grade and their teachers.  His interest in comics and graphic novels began at an early age helping his father run his comic book store, Sooner Books and Comics, on Saturdays. His love of libraries also began early. His first real job at 16 was being a shelver at the downtown branch of the Tulsa City-County Library.

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