The annual conference of the Massachusetts School Library Association

Laurie Wodin

Venerini Academy
Library Media Teacher
Worcester, MA
Laurie Wodin was a longtime Library Media Teacher at the elementary, middle and high school levels, mostly in Hopedale, where she taught generations of children. Laurie was a Central MA liaison to the MAEM board (Massachusetts Association of Educational Media) in the late 1980's and 90's, where she oversaw the Student Bookmark Contest during that time and instituted and ran the statewide Student Video Contest for many years. She also taught graduate education majors in the STEM Education Masters program at Framingham State. Recently retired, Ms. Wodin is now working with Heifer International and teachers and librarians around Massachusetts and across the U.S. to integrate their amazing Read To Feed program into Massachusetts’ schools.