The Media Center Seen through a Parent's Eye

Bolling, Lisa
October 2005
Florida Media Quarterly;Fall2005, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p16
The article focuses on the school media center. It informs that Twin Lakes Elementary in Jacksonville, Florida is a school with a large number of students almost 1200 and with a lone media specialist, found problems in adjusting the schedule for its media center and went for biweekly schedule which in turn created problem for students, parents and teachers. But, the media specialist of the school has sorted out this problem by adopting "flex" schedule for grades 2 to 5. Now, books are more available to students. Under the flex schedule students are dismissed in small groups to visit the media center during their language arts time and get their desired book.


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