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.
Today as I work with 110 teacher librarians in the Region One area of Texas, I am going to teach them about Buncee as we talk about Digital Tools for the Future Ready Librarian.
AASL members can get 10% off Follett's Digital Citizenship microcredential course we developed with Mark Ray on behalf of Project Connect and Future Ready. And remember, the leadership introductory mini-course is free.
We just kicked off a brand new hashtag to start using in our Future Ready Librarians conversations on Twitter, Instagram and in other social media platforms. It is #futurereadylibs we can't wait to see where this conversation takes librarians, libraries and education in 2017!
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.