Collaborating to Meet Standards: Teacher/Librarian Partnerships for K-6 / Edition 2

Collaborating to Meet Standards: Teacher/Librarian Partnerships for K-6 / Edition 2

by Toni Buzzeo
     
 

Today's focus on literacy and accountability makes this book a must-have for teachers and librarians who want to learn to collaborate to improve student learning in grades K-6. Learn to envision, plan, teach, and assess in partnership with colleagues to positively impact student learning. Be ready to teach these 16 fully collaborative units that have been

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Today's focus on literacy and accountability makes this book a must-have for teachers and librarians who want to learn to collaborate to improve student learning in grades K-6. Learn to envision, plan, teach, and assess in partnership with colleagues to positively impact student learning. Be ready to teach these 16 fully collaborative units that have been successfully implemented nationwide. These practical, standards-based units are just what teachers and librarians need to work together to give students the help they need to achieve and succeed. Your lessons will never be the same once you begin the powerful and beneficial practices that Toni Buzzeo spells out so clearly.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781586833022
Publisher:
Linworth Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Edition description:
Teachers G
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,017,438
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introductionvii
Chapter 1Collaboration: Where We've Been--Where We're Going1
Setting the Stage1
New Roles2
The Taxonomies2
The Library Media Specialist's Taxonomy by David V. Loertscher2
National Library Power Program3
Collaboration and Information Power4
Collaboration and Job Descriptions4
The New Frontier5
Resources5
Chapter 2Collaboration: How it Looks and Who it Benefits7
Examining the Definitions7
Assessing the Benefits8
Benefits to Administrators9
Benefits to Library Media Specialist9
Benefits to Teachers9
Benefits to Students9
Keith Curry Lance and Student Achievement Studies10
Resources11
Chapter 3Collaboration: The Ideal and Its Many Variations13
Factors for Success13
Overcoming Roadblocks to Success14
The Role of the Administrator14
Time and Scheduling16
School Culture18
Working with Restrictions19
Resources21
Chapter 4Using the Template23
Elements of the Template23
Header23
Grade Level23
Unit Overview23
Time Frame23
Content Area Standards23
Information Power Information Literacy Standards and Indicators23
Cooperative Teaching Plan24
Resources24
Product or Culminating Activity24

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