Programs




About Programs

Information about the programming priority (conceptualization, operationalization of terms, about the major programming concerns, etc)

Caveat: All links on this page, and on subsequent pages, have been provided for informational / research purposes only. Inclusion herein does not imply anything -- positive or negative -- about the content or quality of those links.


CURRICULA for School Libraries and for Teaching Information Fluency:

On this page we will be collecting links to library curricula that we find. It is hoped that by studying each other's documentation we can do a better job with our own Districts' curricula. (SJ)

POLICIES AND PROCEDURES for School Libraries and Information Centers:

On this page we will be collecting links to library documentation on policies and procedures. It is hoped that by studying each other's documentation we can do a better job with our own Districts' policies and procedures. (SJ)

INFORMATION FLUENCY & LITERACY STANDARDS:

On this page we will be collecting links to library documentation on information literacy and fluency standards. (SJ)

SITES for PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT and RESOURCES for the LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALISTS:

On this page we will be collecting sites that provide useful resources and/or that can be used for professional development of our Library Media Specialists. (SJ)

Research on the Efficacy of School Libraries

This page will contain links to some of the research studies (or summaries thereof) that have been done in recent years.

Useful Technologies (Blogs, Podcasts, Wikis, www2, etc.)

This will take you over to the Tools/Access page.

Caveat: All links on this page, and on subsequent pages, have been provided for informational / research purposes only. Inclusion herein does not imply anything -- positive or negative -- about the content or quality of those links.


Facilitators

Participant Facilitator: Ruth Jean Shaw, Anchorage, AK
Wiki Facilitator: Samuel Jackendoff, Pittsburgh, PA

Group Members

Shari Blohm, Pr. George's County, MD
Linda Cruttenden, Rochester City, NY
Samuel Jackendoff, Pittsburgh, PA
Gay Patrick, Dallas, TX
Martha Rowland, Sacramento City, CA
Ruth Jean Shaw, Anchorage, AK

Action Steps

Person Responsible

Collect and post: Curricula, Policies and Procedures, Standards, etc._
Samuel Jackendoff, Pittsburgh Public Schools