There are many great uses for Collections in an IB school. Simply put, students can see at a quick glance that they have access to great library resources. Among other uses, I like to advertise our new books as they come into the library. Once you start creating collections, it will be hard to stop!
Too often, the role of the librarian is seen as superfluous, and what they can do for teachers, students and academic achievement is not clear to those making decisions about staffing or resources. Here are some ways to demonstrate your relevance to the success of your school.
Learn how Mobile County School District (59K students, Alabama’s largest district) partners w/Follett to manage purchasing, inventory and storage of all district textbooks and print learning resources. Discover how to save time, money and space while managing YOUR district’s resources.
The challenge of collecting, accessing and analyzing the right data in sophisticated ways has plagued educators for decades. After 26 years I can finally say we use integrated data sets to make informed decisions about our students and our staff based on multiple measures.
Big Spring School District in Pennsylvania has selected Follett's Aspen student information system (SIS) for the collection, reporting and management of student data and information. The Aspen platform integrates learning management capabilities and uniquely connects student information to classroo