It’s an honor for me to start this new chapter in my career as the Future Ready and Project Connect Spokesperson, along with a dynamic group of people who share my passion for libraries, learning and the children we serve. And with all of you! Together, we will make a difference!
In this era of 'fake news' it is more important than ever for school librarians to help students learn to understand how and where to find accurate information and become responsible digital citizens. Read Joyce Valenza's column and share your thoughts about 'fake' news and digital citizenship.
Follett and Project Connect are committed to helping educators and librarians lead beyond the library. There is now a complete set of PD opportunities. These online courses promote innovative school library models, helping you address critical educational challenges with a future ready approach.
Project Connect, formed by Follett to advocate for librarians to serve as leaders in their district & schools, will be debuting a set of PD online courses this month. Designed for school and district librarians, these courses give librarians tangible skills needed in a future-ready world.
Education is embarking on a digital transformation, requiring we connect students to all available resources. Yet in an effort to cut costs, a key player in this initiative is sometimes cut or undervalued – the school librarian. Enjoy this brilliant panel presentation now via on-demand recording.