Webspace/Virtual Space

Library website hosts a page for each teacher to provide links to lesson plans
Assign students to maintain and develop a cohesive school website
Provide blog accounts for students
Use student work

Create an interactive web page
Gather list of free data bases

Library website hosts a page for easier access
each teacher
to information.
Webpage should be on the home page of the

provide links to lesson plans
Assign students to maintain and develop a cohesive
school and/or district.
Fits well in the front page.
Library as separate entity no more. Home page is where it belongs.
website
Provide blog accounts for students
Use student work


CdA Goal for website:
NEw web presence
Less than 6 months
Use it to educate folks on the direction we're going.



Physical Space

Comfortable Seating
Interactive, inviting and clean
More tables
Lengthen hours.
Explore Julie's blueprint for changed physical space.
Comfortable seating & check-out laptops.
French doors open to outside glassed-in school/kitchen garden.
Use Commons Area for a active learning.

Comfortable Seating
Interactive, inviting and clean
More tables



Collaboration

Get information to teachers
Work with teachers to ensure enrichment programs.
Teachers need to advise librarian of classroom needs.
Links to existing websites from Wiki pages.
District-wide, network with other school libraries.
Computer/tech teachers could teach units on tech literacy/copyright laws, how

Get information
to eval a web site.
Librarians & tech
teachers should align/integrate skills teaching.
Attend PLC meetings.

Annual Report (see Joyce Valenza)


Reading/Literacy

Shelfari
Have kids create their own trailers for books
Reading scores are exemplary. Library is well stocked w/ titles kids want to read. Circulation statistics indicate strong reading habits by majority of students.
Link to reading achievement scores- newsletter from librarian with tips/recommendations/analysis when scores come out




Student Resources

video students teaching particular skills for content areas: e.g. how to video of making power points, how to build a solar car, etc.



Technology Tools

Projector and screen
To reserve library space ... teachers have to do it on google calendar
?? cell phones in school?
Add more computers so that class access is 1:1
Fixed, mounted LCD projector
Projector and screen in the library
FlipCams - classroom set




Community

educate folks on the direction we're going.
Contact public library to link resources.
More after hour public access.
Reach out to the public library for collaboration.


Creativity/Communication

Library information included in school newsletter
CHALLENGE: Get onto Twitter, and invite parents, others to follow.
Are you blogging? Is there a channel for others to give feedback, talk, check in
Create a dialogue
Teach tech etiquette & safety.
Feature writers/artists. Host :
Lunch w/ the Librarian.
Q & A about different areas of interest.
Outreach to service groups, asking community members to share w/ students.

Library information included in school newsletter



Information Literacy/Skills & Management

What is scope & sequence for teaching info/literacy? What is being taught at elem level, by whom? Alignment w/ librarians.


Digital & Global Citizenship

Library as Language Learning Lab
Global skyping with students
Global projects



Equity &Access

What is digital divide in your school district?


Assessment & Integration