Information-Powered School / Edition 1

Information-Powered School / Edition 1

by American Association Of School Librarian
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838935141

ISBN-13: 9780838935149

Pub. Date: 06/28/2001

Publisher: American Library Association

This book draws from the experiences of teachers and library media specialists working together on information literacy in 700 schools serving impoverished communities around the country. The book offers a guide for implementing similar programs. It outlines a plan for school library media specialties and teachers to share the responsibilities of planning, instruction…  See more details below

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This book draws from the experiences of teachers and library media specialists working together on information literacy in 700 schools serving impoverished communities around the country. The book offers a guide for implementing similar programs. It outlines a plan for school library media specialties and teachers to share the responsibilities of planning, instruction, and evaluation; and it advises on building support among teachers and administrators and integrating information literacy and technology into the curriculum.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838935149
Publisher:
American Library Association
Publication date:
06/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Using the Information-Powered School1
2Leadership and the Practitioner4
3Information-Powered Professional Development16
4Professional Collaboration for Information Literacy36
5Collection Mapping: One Step in the Collection Development Process52
6Curriculum Mapping65
7Enhancing Student Learning with Technology74
8Flexible Access: Essential to Active Learning83
9Refurbishing for Learning94
10Community Engagement for Information Power
11Developing Resources for the Information-Powered School114
App. A: National Library Power Program Sites129
App. B: Contributing Authors133
Index135

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