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Promoting school libraries, programs and teacher librarians/library media specialists.
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AASL releases updated position statement on the role of the school library program

AASL releases updated position statement on the role of the school library program | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

The statement stresses the crucial role the school library program plays in preparing students to become active, contributing members of the 21st century. The statement not only looks at the role of the library program, but the role of the school librarian as an instructional partner, thus integrating the concepts set forth by AASL’s learning standards and program guidelines.

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21st Century Learning/Teaching: Learning Commons ...

21st Century Learning/Teaching: Learning Commons ... | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
The Ontario Library Association has produced an excellent resource "Together for Learning - School Libraries and the Emergence of the Learning Commons" as a resource for re-inventing the school library for the 21st ...
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New Initiative Strives to Crack the Code on How to Assess and Develop 21st Century Skills

New Initiative Strives to Crack the Code on How to Assess and Develop 21st Century Skills | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

ATC21S is developing methods to assess skills that will form the basis for 21st-century curricula, with an emphasis on communication and collaboration, problem-solving, citizenship, and digital fluency."

 We've been talking about it now for a few years - it's time to make it happen!


Via Carey Leahy, Anu Ojaranta
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