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The Rising Age Gap in Economic Well-Being - Pew Social and Demographic Trends

The Rising Age Gap in Economic Well-Being - Pew Social and Demographic Trends | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
USA TodayThe Rising Age Gap in Economic Well-BeingPew Social and Demographic TrendsHouseholds headed by older adults have made dramatic gains relative to those headed by younger adults in their economic well-being over the past quarter of a...
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Librarian Wardrobe

Librarian Wardrobe | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Not always buns and sensible shoes, librarians at various types of libraries have different styles (and dress codes). Check it out here or submit your own.
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Thing 11: Mentorship is hip

Thing 11: Mentorship is hip | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Recently I have been interviewing for academic librarian positions.  These interviews are modeled on behaviour response inquiry primarily scenario based.  At the end of these interviews I am invariably given time to ask the selection committee...
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Should one-to-one high schools go totally digital?

Should one-to-one high schools go totally digital? | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Should high schools with one-to-one laptop programs remove all books and go totally digital like Cushing Academy did?
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School Librarians Invited to Review & Comment on Regents ...

School Librarians Invited to Review & Comment on Regents ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
... and effective school libraries. The role of school librarians is evolving as they teach students information literacy to be savvy consumers, producers and judges of appropriate content in all formats.
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New Free eBook: School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's ...

New Free eBook: School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton.
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The (Real) Mission of (Teacher-) Librarians: Lankes | jeffyasinchuk

The (Real) Mission of (Teacher-) Librarians: Lankes. As another National School Library Day goes by, once again, Dr. David Lankes has inspired me on the real mission of our profession. ...
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Letter to Queensland Minister of Education

Letter to Queensland Minister of Education | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Hon Cameron Dick MP Member for Greenslopes Minister for Education and Industrial Relations 24 October 2011 Dear Sir I am writing to ask you for your vision of the role of teacher-librarians in government schools.
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School Libraries and Cloud Computing « Educational Technology

School Libraries and Cloud Computing « Educational Technology | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
School Libraries and Cloud Computing. by School Library Journal. How can librarians take advantage of cloud-based computing? Johnson decided to first see if he could live in the cloud—both personally and professionally.
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Follett Challenge entries are a source of inspiration BACIRC

Follett Challenge entries are a source of inspiration BACIRC | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
The winning entries of this challenge have been published and focus on the work done in school libraries – a great source of ideas and also advocacy for the role of Teacher Librarians in school libraries everywhere.
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Imagine Your Library

An invitation to educators to imagine the potential of school libraries for advancing learning in the 21st century.
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Imagine Your Library

An invitation to educators to imagine the potential of school libraries for advancing learning in the 21st century.
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Teacher Tools - 100+ Free Internet Resources for Real Teachers in Real Classrooms | Personal Learning Networks for Librarians

Teacher Tools - 100+ Free Internet Resources for Real Teachers in Real Classrooms | Personal Learning Networks for Librarians | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Free resources for every classroom....(RT @donnarae9: Teacher Tools - 100+ Free Internet Resources for Real Teachers in Real Classrooms | @scoopit http://t.co/ASlaRmdS...)...
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Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift

Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift http://t.co/06HA4XiB #tlchat...
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NAMLE LIVE CHAT! Fostering Digital Citizenship: Monday, November 7

NAMLE LIVE CHAT! Fostering Digital Citizenship: Monday, November 7 | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
RT @ebreilly: #NAMLE live chat Monday @ 4 PM ET: Fostering digital citizenship + #medialiteracy in Canada + US: http://t.co/6nm5zPzb...
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Competition for Library Jobs Heats Up

Competition for Library Jobs Heats Up | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
"You see, I don't believe that libraries should be drab places where people sit in silence, and that's been the main reason for our policy of employing wild animals as librarians."~~ Monty Python ~~Special thanks to Librarian David Wee...
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I Love Ergo: Teacher Librarian as Leader - Introduction

I Love Ergo: Teacher Librarian as Leader - Introduction | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
I enjoyed reading the introduction to the text that has been set for this subject, Teacher-Librarian as Leader. The title of the book is Visionary Leaders for Information. Arthur Winzenried's overview of the ...
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USA Study Trip Vist 2 – Barbara Stripling, Library Services for ...

USA Study Trip Vist 2 – Barbara Stripling, Library Services for ... | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Barbara talked about how, whilst all librarians report to their principals, she liaises between them, and provides support, vision, CPD, etc.
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Manifesto for 21st Century Teacher Librarians | Teacher Librarian |

Manifesto for 21st Century Teacher Librarians | Teacher Librarian | | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Manifesto for 21st Century Teacher Librarians | Teacher Librarian. Posted on October 26, 2011 by Lyn Hay| Leave a comment. Via Scoop.it – Student Learning through School Libraries In the words of leading teacher librarian, Joyce Valenza, ...
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Participatory Librarianship Starter Kit

Participatory Librarianship Starter Kit | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Introduction to Participatory LibrarianshipTags: librarians, participatory, library, collaboration, 21cifSimply put participatory librarianship recasts library and library practice using the fundamental concept that knowledge is created through...
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Teacher librarians are importa… | The Library News

Teacher librarians are importa… | The Library News | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
Make text bigger Make text smaller Toggle background color Bookmark/Share. The Library News. Library News For Library News Junikes. Teacher librarians are importa… Teacher librarians are important: http://t.co/3cjwt1Ta ...
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Revolutionizing Libraries with Social Media |

Revolutionizing Libraries with Social Media | | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
In the full panalopy of library services, one aspect that occupied a busy group of people last Monday was social media in all its many dimensions. Don't just think of Twitter, Facebook or Google+. Engaging in a conversation ...
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Kindles and libraries « Libwebrarian's Blog

Being off the beaten track last week without a mobile phone or network signal I missed the debate on twitter and then on various blogs about Kindles and libraries. Catching up this week on the debate particularly with the blog ...
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Student, Staff, and Collection Size

RT @librarydonna: School/teacher librarians please help @libraryjet by filling in this quick library survey http://t.co/s5pV29Hr ~ thanks!
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From the Floor: AASL 15th National Conference

From the Floor: AASL 15th National Conference | SchoolLibrariesTeacherLibrarians | Scoop.it
I found a couple of fun e-content tidbits on the exhibit hall floor of the American Association of School Librarians’ (AASL) 15th National Conference last week in Minneapolis.
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