Looking @ Effective Use of Videos

Videos can introduce complex information and procedures better than any other tool or strategy. Their most effective use is in short, 2-5 minute segments—certainly no longer than 15 minutes. Here are 5 short videos I’ve created to use with my students. Feel free to use them with yours! #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #teachwithtech #videos 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 @ 5 Essential Literacies for Students: #5 Media Literacy

Our students need to be proficient in 5 Essential Literacies and School Librarians can integrate a Library Literacy component into any class visit. In Part 5 we look ways to incorporate Media Literacy into library visits. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #librarylessons #medialiteracy Continue reading

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