Names in the News

Long Beach educators earned high honors at the California School Library Association State Conference held this month in San Diego.  Teacher and Title VII Coordinator Katherine Chee Leonard of Lincoln Elementary School won the Leadership for Diversity Scholarship.  Teacher librarian Cynthia Melara, also of Lincoln, earned the Earlene Billing First-Timer Scholarship.  Retired teacher librarian and former CSLA President Pam Oehlman earned the Honorary Membership Award.