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Title Leadership for excellence : insights of National School Library Media Program of the Year Award winners / edited by Jo Ann Carr for the American Association of School Librarians
Published Chicago : American Library Association, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 120 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. A vision of leadership -- 2. Leadership in learning and teaching -- Advanced placement junior theme / Maggie Schmude -- Collaboration districtwide / Susie Alexander [and others] -- Collaborative planning and curriculum development for library media specialists and teachers / Patricia Pickard -- Constructing a keyword search / Katherine Lowe -- The Georgia Helen Ruffin reading bowl / Patricia Pickard -- In harmony: a collaborative workshop for librarian/music teacher pairs / Katherine Lowe -- Junior theme and immigration thesis / Marilyn Cobb -- Junior theme with special education students / Angela Burns -- Kapolei high school library media center teaching and learning / Carolyn Kirio -- Librarian + teacher: designing powerful learning activities / Julie Hyde-Porter -- Middle east peace summit / Judy Gressel -- Library and technology orientation for new teachers / Sharon Coil -- Power readers / Katherine Lowe -- Professional learning / Patricia Pickard -- Speak softly and carry a big "schtick" / Sharon Brubaker -- Collaborating with advances placement U.S. government teachers / Anna Maria Menza -- 3. Leadership in information access and delivery -- Library research tutorial / Katherine Lowe -- Library website creation / Pam Storm -- Remote access @ your library / Patricia Pickard -- 4. Leadership in program administration -- Advocacy and public relations matters / Patricia Pickard -- Attracting and keeping parent volunteer / Diane H. Thompson -- Creating a twenty-first-century high school library / Maggie Schmude -- Doing the best we can with the technology we have / Patricia Pickard -- Flexible scheduling and collaboration through firstclass e-mail system / Patricia Picard -- Strengthening the library media program / Donna Helvering -- Library programming / Anne O'Malley -- Mentoring school library media specialists new o the sytem / Patiricia Picard -- Partnerships: school and public libraries / Mary Trenerry, Stephanie Beisch -- Educating parents about school library subscriptions databases / Kristen McKeown -- School and public library collaboration / Patricia Pickard -- Transition from a fixed schedule to a flexible schedule in an elementary school / Janie Kossak -- 5. Creating a vision for the future of school library media programs -- About the future / Patricia Pickard -- Collaboration assessment and library use continuum / Katherine Lowe -- Kapolei high school library media center vision and action plan / Carolyn Kirio -- Ongoing assessment for an effective library program / Patricia Pickard -- Postscript: building NSLMPY-Worthy school library media programs -- Appendix: Websites of NSLMPY honored programs
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-114) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Media programs (Education) -- Awards -- United States.
Media programs (Education) -- United States -- Case studies.
National School Library Media Program of the Year Award.
School libraries -- Awards -- United States.
School libraries -- United States -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Carr, Jo Ann.
American Association of School Librarians.
ISBN 1441619046 (electronic bk.)
9781441619044 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)