Looking @ ELA, the Workshop Model, and Classroom Libraries

The School Library can’t just be about reading books. School Librarians need to rigorously contribute to student learning by fully integrating Library Lessons with all subject curricula. Otherwise, we can’t lament a lack of appreciation for the library when curriculum changes affect our circulation. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #ELA #classroomlibraries #readerwriterworkshop Continue reading

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Looking @ My Guest Post – How School Librarians Help Teachers

The expertise of a School Librarian is like pieces of a puzzle that fit together to create a picture for student success: Experienced Teacher, Instructional Partner, Informational Specialist, Program Administrator, and School Leader. Here are 12 ways we can help teachers… #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #teachercollaboration Continue reading

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Looking @ An “Invisible” Disability

The Americans with Disabilities Act considers Multiple Chemical Sensitivity a disability. School Librarians and teachers who daily interact with students who suffer from this “invisible” condition may be surprised how dangerous your perfumes and air fresheners can be. #schoollibrary #disabilities #fragrancefree Continue reading

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