Consultant, Trainer, & Executive Director
Mother Goose on the Loose, LLC
Based on her experiences as a children’s librarian in public libraries and children’s museums for more than 25 years, Betsy Diamant-Cohen, MLS, DCD, believes that the best way to learn is through play. Her nationally-replicated “Mother Goose on the Loose” program was named a “National Early Literacy Best Practice” in 2013 and a “brain-building powerhouse” in 2015. Betsy was the recipient of ALSCA’s 2013 Leadership and Professional Achievement Award and the 2018 Alexandre Vattemare Award for Creativity in Libraries. Betsy is passionate about empowering librarians to use songs, rhymes, and their own personal strengths to help children and families from all backgrounds thrive.