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We Love School Library Media Specialists


We Love School Library Media Specialists

For School Librarian types and those who work closely with them!

Members: 62
Latest Activity: Oct 9

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Started by demacisaac. Last reply by Deborah Schiano Jan 7, 2011. 4 Replies

Does anyone follow any specific hash tags for librarains in twitter?

Tags: twitter, schoollibraries

Free Online Professional Development in Technology for K-12 Teachers

Started by Donna Baratta. Last reply by Donna Baratta Jan 7, 2011. 2 Replies

I am offering a final session of professional development for teachers in conjunction with my dissertation research. The professional development consists of 6 modules over a 6 week period of time…Continue

Tags: research, dissertation, edtech, development, professional

Nominate your favs to AASL's Best Websites

Started by Donna Baratta Nov 11, 2010. 0 Replies

Do you have a“cutting edge” website that works well for you as a 21st century tool?Or maybe you have a tried and true site that has not had much attention?Why not nominate it for AASL’s best Websites…Continue

Tags: best, websites, AASL

Promoting School Librarians

Started by SherriLibrarian. Last reply by Patty Windsor Feb 13, 2010. 2 Replies

If everyone else is being as affected by budget cuts as my district, I think we could all benefit from some resources that advocate school librarians. I know there have been numerous studies that…Continue

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Comment by Garth Wyncoll on November 23, 2012 at 2:49am

I am evaluating our school librarian/media specialist - looking for a job description

Comment by Becky Clymer on April 7, 2010 at 4:24pm
I work closely with the school media specialist as a tech integrator. We will be team teaching some classes next year.
Comment by demacisaac on December 2, 2009 at 10:32pm
Yes I am on wave
Comment by Bernie Tomasso on December 1, 2009 at 7:49pm
I have also just joined Google Wave. I am and would like to use it with other librarians also.
Comment by Melinda McCrossen on November 21, 2009 at 1:02pm
I have google wave too and would love to try it (for once)! I'll be looking for you. Thanks for the invite.
Comment by Melinda McCrossen on November 12, 2009 at 12:16am
Thanks, Patty.
Comment by Patty Windsor on November 11, 2009 at 9:41pm
I just noticed your request for Library nings. Here are a couple:

Teacher Librarian Ning

Library 2.0
Comment by SherriLibrarian on November 11, 2009 at 6:21pm
I thought there was an AASL09 Ning. I'll look for it.
Comment by Melinda McCrossen on November 11, 2009 at 2:09pm
Ah, I have found my group! Hello, all. I know the recent AASL Conference just did some sort of social media tie-in but they don't have a ning to my knowledge.
Comment by SherriLibrarian on November 9, 2009 at 2:06pm
Thanks, Patty!

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Teresa Conley posted a blog post

Lack of Teacher and Principal Voice is the real problem with School Imrpovement

I recently completed a study on the beliefs of teachers and principals of their ability to impact student learning during school improvement. My study contained interviews of 13 principals and teachers from across the United States who have experienced school improvement at some level. I did this study because in my own district, at the time that I started this study, 31% of the schools in my district were still operating in failing status and this just didn't make sense to me. All schools in…See More
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Sandro Cuzzetto commented on Thomas Whitby's blog post Poor teachers: Who is to blame?
"This is fantastic. As a new Principal at a school, and one whose Master's thesis was based specifically on the difference between how adults and students use technology, this article speaks volumes to me. I love the idea of determining the…"
Jason Rukman commented on Jason Rukman's blog post Try out Itch. Scratch in a safe, online learning environment with video lessons for your students.
"Thanks Jalyn, Let me know if you're interested in a trial teacher account and I'll get you set up (You can also just try out the courses as well)!  "
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Harry Zepeda posted a blog post

Do you have a spending problem?

Shopaholics do not agree to the fact that they are shopaholics until and unless they are forced to agree that they are affected by the addiction of shopping, and they need to do seriously something about it so that they do not waste their entire savings and cry about it on a later date. In this post, we will help you spot the problem and if you spot the issue, go ahead and look for a remedy so that you get enough time to be at ease in the future. 1.    Your credit card balance is always close…See More
Nov 20
Natalie Marie Lopez posted a blog post

Are there any great websites for K-12 students?

Hello Collective wisdom!I wanted to know if there were any great websites anyone can recommend for elementary school students (K-12) that introduce primary sources?With Common Core State Standards, I notice students are introduced to primary sources in the 3rd grade and there is a local history assignment at one of the schools I talked to.  Know any good introductory sites?  I'm currently building one as part of a project for my multimedia course and would like to look to the left and right for…See More
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