Language Arts & Disciplines

Technology for the School Librarian: Theory and Practice

Author: William O. Scheeren

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 223

View: 250

The world of the school librarian has changed significantly over the past ten years with the proliferation of technology into all phases of education; this book attempts to address these issues. • Lists features that should be included in a school library web page • Provides a chronology tracing the development of technology in school libraries • Offers an illustration of network topologies • Includes questions for research/further study in each chapter
Education

Activism and the School Librarian

Author: Deborah D. Levitov

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Education

Page: 123

View: 227

This book provides practical strategies and step-by-step plans for developing advocacy initiatives for school libraries. * Practical advice from expert advocates * Step-by-step guidance for developing an advocacy program * A comprehensive glossary of terms * An examination of the proactive role of school librarians in successful advocacy initiatives
Education

Building Influence for the School Librarian

Author: Gary N. Hartzell

Publisher: Linworth Publishing Company

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Category: Education

Page: 222

View: 527

Learn how to promote your library and become an influential player in your school and district, both inside and outside the library media center.
Language Arts & Disciplines

Reference Skills for the School Librarian

Author: Ann Marlow Riedling

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 148

View: 481

This book is a user-friendly guide for K–12 librarians, teachers, and school library media specialists that covers all major areas in reference, from the reference interview to encyclopedias and dictionaries.
Language Arts & Disciplines

Developing a Vision: Strategic Planning for the School Librarian in the 21st Century, 2nd Edition

Author: John D. Crowley

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 162

View: 437

This text shows teacher librarians how to become leaders in their schools and apply their unique skills and insight to develop a timely and meaningful vision for the school's library. • Presents two different approaches to strategic planning • Numerous figures are provided to clearly illustrate the strategic planning process
Language Arts & Disciplines

Library 101: A Handbook for the School Librarian, 2nd Edition

Author: Claire Gatrell Stephens

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 233

View: 922

This professional primer provides the blueprint to help you create a school library program, covering all aspects of library management such as budgeting, eBook use, purchasing, and teacher collaboration. Advice and strategies from experts in the field will help you master collection development, library administration, recruitment, and staffing. • Covers all aspects of library administration, including operations, technology, and resource management • Helps new or experienced school librarians find ways to launch or elevate their programs • Provides valuable resources for implementing a quality library program • Features lesson plans using Common Core State Standards • Includes short sidebar articles from noted experts in the school library field and tips from experienced librarians
Language Arts & Disciplines

The School Librarian as Curriculum Leader

Author: Jody K. Howard

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 116

View: 260

As one of the only books to offer a behind-the-scenes look at the multifaceted role of school librarians in student success, this instructional guide offers everything you'll need to develop, align, and evaluate curriculum with your library collection in mind. • Includes charts, tables, models, and discussion questions to aid school library professors • Provides strategies for developing, aligning, and evaluating curriculum • Features specific process examples for effective collection development • Explains both horizontal and vertical curriculum mapping
Language Arts & Disciplines

The School Library Manager, 5th Edition

Author: Blanche Woolls

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 277

View: 450

This very readable text is updated to encompass the new role of school librarians in managing the digital world in libraries. • Presents up-to-date information and thorough revisions of a well-established and popular textbook • Highlights the teaching role of today's school librarian • Emphasizes the newest AASL standards, the Common Core standards, and the management of 21st-century digital and virtual libraries and collections • Supplies comprehensive coverage of current issues in school library media center administration
Language Arts & Disciplines

Adult Learners: Professional Development and the School Librarian

Author: Carl A. Harvey II

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 77

View: 493

This practical guide clarifies why school librarians need to be part of the professional development process in their schools—and shows just how to achieve that goal. • A model for implementation that school librarians can put to immediate use • Examples of 21st-century tools • Suggestions for using Web 2.0 tools with teachers and staff