Anne is an independent trainer and lecturer. She specialises in effective provision for children and young people in the museums, libraries and archives and education sectors. Anne provides numerous courses every year on working with teenagers.
Recent clients for her teenage training include CILIP, Yorkshire Museum Libraries and Archives Council, the Youth Libraries Group and the National Maritime Museum, as well as many local authorities.
Anne tailors all her courses to requirements. These are the topics most frequently requested on her teenage training days for library staff: teenagers’ needs and strategies for meeting them; the strengths and weaknesses of current teenage provision; methods for encouraging library use; communication and behaviour; appropriate resources and ways to exploit them; Youth Matters, Fulfilling Their Potential and other legislation and initiatives; implications for policy and practice.