Category Archives: School Libraries

08_13info.pdf

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Cindy Tschernitz‘s insight:

SLAV is pleased to announce that Clinical Assistant Professor Kristin Fontichiaro, University of Michigan, School of Information in the her first Australian visit will be the keynote speaker at Transliteracy, multiliteracy, makerspaces: how can you participate? A conference for teacher librarians, library managers, librarians, teachers and curriculum leaders, Friday 16 August 2013 at the Melbourne Park Function Centre.

 

Clinical Assistant Professor Kristin Fontichiaro, is well known to many, through her blog http://bit.ly/fontblog, her column “Nudging Toward Inquiry” in the School Library Monthly , as a 2012 Library Journal Mover and Shaker and as an American Library Association Emerging Leader.

 

Helen Kent and Catherine Reid from the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne will give us the national perspective when they explore the inclusion of the visual in the Australian curriculum. Concurrent sessions will examine digital resources to support the Australian Curriculum and look at the engagement of students as both users and creators.

 

Please join us and “Participate, engage, shine – you, me, us” at the SLAV Conference: Transliteracy, multiliteracy, makerspaces: how can you participate?

 

To register  

http://www.slav.schools.net.au/downloads/07conference/08_13rego.pdf 

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Be in control: participate in the new age of school libraries

Be in control: participate in the new age of school libraries.

Latest Study: A full-time school librarian makes a critical difference in boosting student achievement | School Library Journal

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Cindy Tschernitz‘s insight:

"Simply put, students suffer when they don’t have adequate resources—and, in particular, we’ve found that student achievement suffers when schools lack libraries that are staffed by full-time librarians"

 

Now to get this across to Principals and Parents

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Creative Educator – The Role of the Librarian & Computer Teacher in 21st Century Schools

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Transitioning into information literacy and technology coaches http://t.co/cKplR3GUqt

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Zombies help spread the word: School libraries alive and kicking …

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Teacher-librarians are rising from the budget-cut graveyard and finding unique ways to educate South Sound students.

Cindy Tschernitz‘s insight:

I am so glad we have zombies on our side. Read and see how

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The Changing Role of School Librarians | Teacher Librarian: Sharing Ideas on Information Literacy, Reading, and PLN’s.

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Find out how modern teacher-librarians are improving students’ and teachers’ lives every day.

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Then and Now: Education Technology in 1963 vs 2013

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Take a look at some of the ways ed-tech has evolved in the United States over the last five decades.

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