How To Propose School Library Lessons to Teachers

School Librarians can create great Library Lessons, but unless teachers bring students to the library, those lessons just stagnate in our file drawers. Here’s how to convince a teacher that a meaningful library visit will enhance classroom instruction. #NoSweatLibrary Continue reading

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How School Librarians Can Integrate the Workshop Model & Classroom Libraries

School Librarians must make the school library about more than just reading. When we focus on integrating Library Lessons into all subject curricula, we won’t lament curriculum changes, such as the ELA workshop model & classroom libraries. #NoSweatLibrary Continue reading

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How to Coordinate the School Library Collection & Lessons with Subject Curricula

As School Librarians we must develop a library collection that supports grade level curricula, not some generic ‘balance’. More than that, we must also use those materials to create meaningful Library Lessons that coordinate with specific classroom activities. | No Sweat Library Continue reading

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