Lessons From Library Power

Author: Douglas Zweizig
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563088339
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Studies the impact of updated collections, collaborative planning, and flexible scheduling on the integration of school libraries and discusses instruction, and curriculum and professional development.

Achieving National Board Certification For School Library Media Specialists

Author: Gail K. Dickinson
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838909010
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Provides a history and overview of the certification process, reviews the areas highlighted in the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) portfolio entries and assessment center exercises, examines their components, and gives tips on how to complete each part.

Power Up Your Library

Author: Sheila Salmon
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563083570
Size: 29.79 MB
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Discusses such topics as library administration, collection development, programming, technology, budgeting, teaching, and scheduling for the elementary school library

Encyclopedia Of Library And Information Science

Author: Allen Kent
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780824720728
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This supplement examines achieving synergy between computer power and human reason to the unified medical language system (UMLS).

The Information Powered School

Author: Sandra Hughes-Hassell
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838935149
Size: 64.22 MB
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Provides articles and tools for school librarians to teach children information literacy, discussing such topics as curriculum mapping, collection mapping, information-powered professional development, community engagement, and resource development.

Literacy Libraries And Learning

Author: Ray Doiron
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited
ISBN: 1551381966
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The school library has changed dramatically. Today, it is a portal to a world of learning that includes traditional books, digital resources, and online environments. As the importance of information and communication technologies grows, teachers and teacher-librarians hold the key to creating powerful learning opportunities that help students function more effectively. This comprehensive guide discusses the changing responsibilities of classroom teachers and teacher-librarians in helping students become better readers, writers, and researchers. It offers suggestions for re-inventing the school library by offering a better and more current selection of resources, instilling students with the reading habit, and supporting them in these key areas: promoting reading for learning and pleasure; improving critical literacy skills when using information from many sources; encouraging research methods that respect copyright and lead to original work; designing information tasks to help students work effectively with data; developing better informational text structures that increase comprehension; encouraging the integration of emerging technologies and traditional resources. Literacy, Libraries, and Learning argues that using diverse learning resources can improve literacy achievement. It shows teachers and teacher-librarians how to turn their schools into first-rate learning environments and their students into lifelong learners.

American Reference Books Annual

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1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

Toward A 21st Century School Library Media Program

Author: Esther Rosenfeld
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810860317
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Offers a collection of articles previously published in "Teacher Librarian" and "VOYA" discussing the role of the school library in a technologically oriented twenty-first century.