2008 Principals Advocate for Excellence in School Library Media Programs Award

January 2009
Florida Media Quarterly;Winter2009, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p5
The article profiles the winners of the 2008 Principals Advocate Award for the secondary and primary divisions. It includes Tonya Frost, principal at County Isles Elementary School who is said to always consider the importance of integrating resources and technologies to provide students top quality education. Another is Lynne McGee, principal at Seminole Ridge High School, who developed the BookIt program, which allows 20 minutes of reading time for students daily.


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