Advocacy/Leadership

Optimism

It’s hard to imagine how quickly time flies and just how many things happen within that flying. And yet, sometimes, the more things change, the more they stay the same. I hope, however, that we can always look back over… Read More ›

Creating #ConnectedLearners

Being a #ConnectedEducator is vital in today’s fast-paced, social media world. We have taken a look at what it means to be a connected educator, creating a stellar profile, defining your brand, and following people, hashtags, and companies. AASL’s School… Read More ›

Gimme a C (for Collaboration!): The Public Library & School Library Collaboration Toolkit Is Here!

By Shannon Harris The AASL/ALSC/YALSA Interdivisional Committee on School/Public Library Cooperation (SPLC) is pleased to announce the publication of the Public Library & School Library Collaboration Toolkit. This toolkit is the result of a three-year collaborative effort with members of… Read More ›

Real Librarians

School Librarians Are Real Librarians About fifteen years ago I attended a state library conference as a university library assistant. At the time I was in the process of getting my Master’s degree in Library and Information Science. I went to… Read More ›