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School libraries are an indispensible function in education. Adopt the school library function in your school and improve the learning results.
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School Libraries: Applying Innovative Ideas to a Threatened Species

School Libraries: Applying Innovative Ideas to a Threatened Species | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it
While there are few who would argue that school libraries in Canada are in "good" health, there are even fewer who seem committed to supporting their desperately needed evolution. Those "few" are people who have the power to influence ...

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Friends of School Libraries--Elementary

This video was produced to promote our nascent Friends of School Libraries initiative with PTOs and other parent groups.
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Public Library Tries to Bring Readers Back From the Internet With Billboards

Public Library Tries to Bring Readers Back From the Internet With Billboards | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it

Using social media 'visuals' to advocate school libraries :-)

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Chris Kiesow Vollmer's curator insight, June 1, 2014 9:12 AM

This is from awhile ago but I just found it now on Scoop.it!  Clever marketing MPL.

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, June 1, 2014 5:56 PM

Very clever MPL! Now let's get that campaign everywhere!

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Brotherly Love: Filling School Libraries

Brotherly Love: Filling School Libraries | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it
Many Philadelphia schools suffer from a lack of books. To many adults who grew up with school libraries, it's inconceivable that some kids today don't have them.
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What's your elevator speech? | 30 seconds to clinch your unique message | What would you say?

What's your elevator speech? | 30 seconds to clinch your unique message | What would you say? | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it

An effective elevator pitch generally answers questions such as:

What the product, service, or project is.What it does for the buyer, investor, or sponsor (e.g. the benefits).Who you are and why you will be successful.

 


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Support School Libraries

Support School Libraries | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it
Persuade budget groups to take Teacher-Librarian jobs off the suggested list of budget cuts!
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Letter about recommended librarian cuts in Jefferson County, CO | Keith Curry Lance

Letter about recommended librarian cuts in Jefferson County, CO | Keith Curry Lance | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it

Last week, Keith sent the following letter to the superintendent and board of Jefferson County Public Schools here in Colorado. Keith has stated, "Feel free to adapt this language for your own letter, or be in touch if you’d like a version of it over my signature."


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Pam Muñoz Ryan Speaks Out in Support of School Libraries | At Your Library

Pam Muñoz Ryan Speaks Out in Support of School Libraries | At Your Library | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it
“Our Authors, Our Advocates,” ALA Past President Roberta Stevens’ library advocacy initiative, features  well-known and passionate authors speaking out about the value of and importance of libraries.
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Making Progress by Fives | American Libraries Magazine

Making Progress by Fives | American Libraries Magazine | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it
American Libraries Magazine, the magazine of the American Library Association, delivers news and information about the library community.
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Public and School Libraries in Decline: When We Need Them

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Public and School Libraries in Decline: When We need Them | I Love Libraries.

Arguments why we should keep libraries ....

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Teacher librarians work to save jobs - People often forget a key word in the title = teacher

Teacher librarians work to save jobs - People often forget a key word in the title = teacher | School Libraries around the world | Scoop.it
Teacher librarians work to save jobs9NEWS.comMcQueen started a Facebook campaign called "Support School Libraries" to generate awareness of the need to keep teacher librarians employed. He says people often forget a key word in their title.

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