Libraries and Learning
In these times of rapidly changing technology, with increasing amounts of information (which can vary drastically in quality), and trying to keep up with new trends in school librarianship, it is sometimes handy to be reminded that the core business of a school library is literacy.
Reading for pleasure is a powerful means to improve literacy. You can find out just how powerful on 7 April at Good to the power of E's first Collaboration for Impact event.
April is National Poetry Month in the US and with it comes all sorts of wonderful resources and promotions of poetry.
The Colorado Department of Education developed The Highly Effective School Library Program rubric to help foster and encourage partnerships and collaborations between teacher-librarians and administrators, and between schools and the wider community.