CSLA 2016 Conference

Doorways to Diversity Conference logog

February 4 – 7, 2016
Bahia Resort and Hotel
998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
(858) 488-0551

2016 Final Program


The Conference in Tweets

Conference photos on Flickr – visit them, then add yours!

Conference Pictures – Free (over 1,000 pictures available to download)

Conference LifeTouch photos – password is lamesaspringvalleydistrict2016 

Conference Session Slides/Handouts

Slide and handout links for session presenters were available on this public site through May 7, 2016. They are now accessible as a member-benefit for logged in CSLA members. To access them, click this link and login with your current member username and password.


Exhibitor List     Exhibitor Learning Sessions

Conference Association Partners     Unconference

Conference Workshops           Concurrent Sessions

Special Events          Full Schedule


Opening Keynoter:
Adora Svitak, one of our authentic, diverse youth voices speaking out as a youth education advocate and author in support of libraries acting as Doorways to Diversities, provides our opening keynote.

Closing Keynoter:
Bernie Trilling, author and chair of the National Education Association’s P21’s Standards, Assessment and Professional Development Committee, which produced the 21st Century Learning Framework speaking on Diversity of literacies and accompanying skills brought into our learning in the 21st Century through our school library Doorways.


Participate in our One Book/One Conference by reading Closing Keynote Speaker Bernie Trilling’s 21st Century Skills and explore our conference guiding question:

One Book/One Conference

Are you extending your stay in San Diego? Check out the Seaworld Teacher Appreciation offer.