Pandemic Preparedness for School Libraries By Leanne Ellis on 03/27/2020 • ( 18) I can’t believe it was only a few weeks ago that I was meeting friends at the Museum of Natural History to see a new exhibit. In return, the public is leaning more on libraries to support their kids during the pandemic. 1. The document analyzes the five key roles that we fill—instructional partner, teacher, leader, information specialist, and program administrator—in the context of three learning models: face-to-face (with social distancing requirements), blended (at home and school), and distance (no face-to-face contact). Project updates and resources will be added to this information hub as they become available. EveryLibrary, “Resources for Libraries on Coronavirus” 5. As the school librarian I brainstormed ways to assist students and teachers in my middle school. Test 1 Results Released for Commonly Circulated Library Materials, Test 2 Results Released For Braille Paper Pages, Glossy Paper Pages, Magazine Pages, Children’s Board Books, and Archival Folders, Test 3 Results Announced for Talking Book USB Cassettes, Dvd, Storage Bags, Storage Containers, and Plexiglass, Test 4 Results Announced for Five Materials Common to Archives, Libraries, and Museums, Test 5 Results Announced for Four Fabrics and Leather, Test 6 Results Announced for Five Materials Commonly Found in Furnishings and Exhibits of Archives, Libraries, and Museums. Super Library Marketing… Resources for Libraries You can read the entire thing here. By Lara Ewen | March 5, 2020. Reopening School Libraries Safely INDIANA LIBRARY FEDERATION GUIDANCE The academic success of students corresponds with access to an effective school library program, led by a certified librarian. During the COVID-19 pandemic, schools need this librarian skill set more than ever as they adapt to meet the current needs of learners in a constantly changing learning … In 2020, so has the pandemic. The AASL Learning Library (ALL) contains a wealth of FREE resources to help school library professionals whose schools have closed during this pandemic. PLA Resources on COVID-19 3. Libraries are often the hub of the school with a flurry of activity throughout the day. Libraries Connected, 2020. “Librarians save lives by handing the right book at the right time to a kid in need.” (Judy Blume) Pandemic Preparedness for School Libraries, and other resources on Knowledge Quest,AASL 4. Recommendations address the challenges of our constantly changing work environments while also highlighting the ways in which school librarians may adapt roles, strengthen relationships, and create inclusive learning cultures. School librarians fulfill five important roles: instructional partner, teacher, leader, information specialist, and program administrator, all of which highlight the profession’s skill at building relationships and creating an inclusive school culture. Governor Northam Signs Revised State Budget That Makes Key Investments, Provides Critical Relief During COVID-19 Pandemic November 18, 2020 Governor Northam Announces New Statewide Measures to Contain COVID-19 In … That’s true especially in New York City, home to the nation’s largest library system and the epicenter of the pandemic thus far. The Connect space offers members a platform to talk about the issues they're dealing with during these difficult times. As of Thursday, New … Explore digital tools and resources to use in your online instruction with your learners. “This past summer, the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) created a document and chart titled “School Librarian Role in Pandemic Learning Conditions” to assist K–12 librarians as they encounter a variety of situations this school year. Normally, this place is packed full of classes, students, and staff as well, so you can image how much we miss the noise! Washington D.C.'s Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library is one of the libraries trying to accomodate patrons' different needs during the pandemic. Indiana Library Federation One local school librarian made her own lending bookshelf at … Statement on the Role of School Libraries During the Pandemic As the 2020-21 school year commences, publicly-funded school districts across Canada are under extreme pressure to provide equitable access to quality educational experiences for all students, including options … Christina Counts. On April 9, the Public Library Association (PLA) announced the release of the broadest survey to date —with 2,545 unique responses nationwide, representing 28% of all US public libraries—on how public libraries are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Access FREE Resources via the AASL Learning Library School Librarian Role in Pandemic Learning Conditions For high-altitude planning, the Urban Libraries Council executive council announced that it is launching members’ working groups to address pandemic-related crises, and … Researcher Releases Children's Book for Social-Emotional Learning During COVID-19 Pandemic Shutdowns: Copies Are Being Donated to Schools, Libraries in Need
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