A Better Way for School Librarians to Teach Media Literacy

When School Librarians use a positive approach for teaching media literacy, students are more engaged and will more deeply apply the concepts to any media message. Here’s a unit based on Key Questions & Core Concepts of media lit that incorporates persuasive appeals and a technology option for assessment. | No Sweat Library Continue reading

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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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Create a Customized School Library Orientation for Teachers

Teacher attitude toward the school library determines student use of our facility. School Librarians can show teachers the benefits of collaboration & library visits by creating a customized library orientation that features materials and Library Lessons for their first content area units of study. #NoSweatLibrary Continue reading

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