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Carolyn Knight, Teacher in the Library and colleagues at Amesbury School, a new Year 1-6 school in Churton Park, Wellington talk about how their school library supports literacy and student inquiry.


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TLs title is 'Library Based Teacher'. Loved the self management and ownership of students borrowing and returning their books. Great for time management and utilising teachers time.

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Audrey Nay's comment, February 17, 2013 5:54 PM
Inspiring. Our kids self serve however, with OASIS it is a little trickier! We are a bit behind the times :) Our library is also RFF so a bit different as I am the only teacher available.
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7 Big Myths About Libraries

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Americans value their libraries, but there are still misconceptions about libraries that exist among folks who maybe haven't visited a library in a while... or haven't visited one ever!...


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20 things every teacher should do | The Reflective Educator

20 things every teacher should do | The Reflective Educator | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it

Do you have a set of defined, school wide instructional practices? I bet you have defined practices for attendance, discipline, fire drills, cafeteria, bus drills, and registration. How can we call ourselves professionals when the very business of which we are about--teaching and learning--has no defined practices?


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Four of the UK's most innovative libraries

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From robot building to cooking lessons, public libraries are creatively staving off the threat of closure (Four of the UK's most innovative libraries http://t.co/4h0lHd9m5a)...

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Fliss Clooney's curator insight, September 4, 2014 7:40 AM

Particularly proud of our Fab Lab in Exeter Library!  

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Top Mistakes Leaders Make - Great Leaders Serve

Top Mistakes Leaders Make - Great Leaders Serve | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
The top mistakes leaders make. Are you making any of these?

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Denise Lombardo's curator insight, August 14, 2014 5:37 PM

Great advice and timely reminders to heed and to share...

Sally Tilley's curator insight, August 14, 2014 5:51 PM

all leaders and those who want to lead should print this out and refer to it regularly

AnnC's curator insight, August 15, 2014 11:30 PM

"Many organizations are over-managed and under-led."

"Focus on results AND relationships."

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The Private Teacher

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Transcending the walls of the classroom through the sharing of ideas and learning
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Historypin | Aussie school library tour

Historypin | Aussie school library tour | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
A virtual tour of Australian school libraries (and a few from overseas...)

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, June 1, 2014 5:35 PM

Take a virtual tour through Australian school libraries to view the places and spaces to support the learning community. 

Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, June 2, 2014 10:35 AM

Library spaces in Aussie land!  Wow!

Lourense Das's curator insight, June 4, 2014 3:41 AM

Get inspired: a virtual tour of Aussie (and other) school libraries.

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How Do We Teach Digital Literacy to Digital Natives? - Edudemic

How Do We Teach Digital Literacy to Digital Natives? - Edudemic | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
Is it possible for our students to be both digital natives and digitally unaware? Young people today are instant messengers, gamers, photo sharers and supreme multitaskers. But while they use the technology tools available to them 24/7, they are struggling to sort fact from fiction, think critically, decipher cultural inferences, detect commercial intent and analyze …
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The librarian edge: Title talk: Librarian + What? Teacher? Facilitator? Curriculum Leader?

The librarian edge: Title talk: Librarian + What? Teacher? Facilitator? Curriculum Leader? | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
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Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different.

Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different. | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
Around the turn of the 20th century—a golden age for libraries in America—the Snead Bookshelf Company of Louisville, Ky., developed a new system for large-stack library shelving. Snead’s multifloor stack systems can still be seen in many important libraries built in that era, for instance at Harvard, Columbia, the Vatican,...
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What’s in a Makerspace? - Evidence of school library impact by school principal

What’s in a Makerspace? - Evidence of school library impact by school principal | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it

"In this post, Eric Sheninger describes the secrets to New Milford High School's Makerspace, and how every school can build a Makerspace."


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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, May 5, 2014 7:46 PM

A library media specialist was given the scope by her principal to push the envelope.

Lourense Das's curator insight, May 7, 2014 4:39 AM

"The Makerspace in the library is an oasis for student self-directed learning. It serves as a rejuvenation center for inspiring of love for both formal and informal learning" says principal Eric Sheninger

Lourense Das's curator insight, May 30, 2014 6:56 AM

Principal Eric Sheninger on the school library as makerspace

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15 Must Have Google Lessons Plans to Teach Students Effective Search Skills

15 Must Have Google  Lessons Plans to Teach Students Effective Search Skills | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
April , 2014
Google is one of the primary search engines students turn to when doing their research. On the face of it, searching Google seems as simple as typing in a search query and waiting for...

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Cynthia Alvarado's curator insight, May 13, 2014 3:40 PM

Kids do not know this stuff.

Jo Laretive's curator insight, May 14, 2014 5:38 AM

Always keen to up-skill myself and students with online searching.

Sally Tilley's curator insight, May 15, 2014 9:29 PM

Thanks for sharing, the more we teach on this the better of our students will be in the information-saturated world they live in!

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Definitions & Models | Information Literacy

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How does information literacy relate to digital literacy, media literacy, information fluency, academic research skills?  This section of the information literacy website outlines the different information literacy definitions and begins to look at all the other terms that may be used.  


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Anita Vance's curator insight, April 16, 2014 8:20 AM

Here is an international gathering of definitions for literacy with links for applications - weaving concepts and applications across the globe, as well - Thank you Karen!

Lourense Das's curator insight, April 16, 2014 10:17 AM

Dedicated #IL page brought by #CILIP, UK's Library and Information professionals #Informationliteracy

Glenda Morris's curator insight, April 16, 2014 10:44 AM

Information literacy page with definitions and models

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Make the Most of the Maker Movement

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How can we make the most of Maker education? Here's some suggestions from early adopters who are making the most of this promising movement.

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floduarte's curator insight, November 18, 2014 7:00 AM

I am an early adopter....very useful tips

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30 Definitions of Leadership

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Leadership quotes: 30 definitions of leadership

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Prof. Hankell's curator insight, October 14, 2014 11:05 PM

1. A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves. - Lao Tzu...

Jim Taylor's curator insight, October 15, 2014 1:51 PM

#6 has always been my favorite.

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Curriculum & Leadership Journal | Why should principals support school libraries?

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2013-14 Annual Colorado School Library Survey Highlights - Library Research Service

2013-14 Annual Colorado School Library Survey Highlights - Library Research Service | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
The Colorado School Library Survey is administered each year by the Library Research Service, an office of the Colorado State Library. Surveys are sent to traditional K-12 public educational institutions. Statewide estimates are produced by weighting survey data to reflect the universe of school libraries in Colorado. Survey responses are totals based on results from the school library staff who participated in the survey. This report highlights results from the 2013-14 Colorado School Library Survey. Printable version 2012-13 Annual Colorado School Library Survey Highlights

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Top Twitter Hashtags for Librarians

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Are you ready to become a tweetbrarian? Twitter is a fantastic tool for engaging with other librarians, monitoring LIS trends and debates in real time, and gathering unfiltered insights and inspira...

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Carissa Davenport's curator insight, May 29, 2014 11:06 AM

Interesting, I don't use twitter nearly as much as I probably should!

Glenda Morris's curator insight, May 30, 2014 4:49 PM

Some important Twitter hashtags for TLS

congerjan's curator insight, May 31, 2014 6:18 PM

Twitter is one of the best places to find out how other librarians are handeling the Common Core in their libraries and classes.

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What Makes a Great School Leader?

What Makes a Great School Leader? | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
This is the time of year when, for many different reasons, some teachers consider taking positions at other schools. I've received a number of calls from friends and colleagues this spring asking for

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GwynethJones's curator insight, May 25, 2014 9:57 AM

This post made my eyes water a bit. Don't know what that means exactly ;-) But I do know I've had some great leaders!


I think every leader CAN be great - it's also up to the school and teachers to help the principal BE a great leader, too!

AnnC's curator insight, May 26, 2014 2:39 PM

Emotional Intelligence, Community Building, Visionary Leadership

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The Definition Of Digital Literacy

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The Definition Of Digital Literacy by Terry Heick When we think of digital literacy, we usually think of research--finding, evaluating, and properly crediting digital sources.…
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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, May 12, 2014 8:36 PM

"Literacy implies a fuller understanding and a rounder knowledge. A literate person is aware of multiple information sources, the pros and cons of media forms, and the value and credibility of information. A literate person can process diverse data sources, and suggest macro relevance and micro application of seemingly disparate ideas."

Cynthia Alvarado's curator insight, May 13, 2014 3:39 PM

thought provoking

Nancy Jones's curator insight, May 15, 2014 10:26 AM

As always, a well  thought out and argued point by joyce valenza.

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School libraries are transforming into 21st century learning commons | School District #73

School libraries are transforming into 21st century learning commons | School District #73 | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
With the digital revolution, information access, use, and communication have changed along with the definition of literacy. Accessing and collecting...

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Lourense Das's curator insight, April 6, 2014 8:20 AM

The 21st century school library: more than just books and borrowing

Glenda Morris's curator insight, April 8, 2014 2:02 AM

Some great tips for 21st Century libraries

Dr. Laura Sheneman's curator insight, April 15, 2014 2:48 PM

Catch a glimpse of a modern school library.  : )

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How School Libraries Are Staying Relevant | Livability

How School Libraries Are Staying Relevant | Livability | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
Forget the Shhhhhhh. School libraries are making noise these days, inspiring lifelong learning with innovative programs, high technology – and fun. In the process, they are re-establishing themselves as vital centers for schools and ...

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Helen Rowling's curator insight, April 27, 2014 1:07 AM

Resource Centres - Action centres full of loud learning with is paces for quietness and others for noisy endeavours.

Anu Ojaranta's curator insight, April 29, 2014 2:09 AM

"Today’s school librarians employ a variety of tools beyond books to educate kids. They use technology to engage students living in a tech-heavy world. They collaborate with teachers to support curriculum. They create “maker” spaces where students can work on arts and crafts projects. They maintain a flexible schedule, so kids can drop in when they wish. And they create a welcoming atmosphere that kids crave."

 
Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, April 29, 2014 10:43 AM

School libraries and the relationships, human and otherwise, are important in schools.

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Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different.

Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different. | Librarians are lifelong learners | Scoop.it
Around the turn of the 20th century—a golden age for libraries in America—the Snead Bookshelf Company of Louisville, Ky., developed a new system for large-stack library shelving. Snead’s multifloor stack systems can still be seen in many important libraries built in that era, for instance at Harvard, Columbia, the Vatican,...
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Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, April 25, 2014 2:05 AM

I'm about to do an assembly on how libraries will look in the future. This article will really help. Thank you for sharing!