Library Staffing Benefits Latino Student Achievement

Nelson, Jeanne
March 2010
CSLA Journal;Spring2010, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p14
The article discusses the author's dissertation which focused on the ways in which school library programs affected the academic achievement of Latino students. In the dissertation, data, which was collected from the State School Library Survey in California, indicated that Latino students were provided fewer library services and resources. It was concluded that the level of professional Teacher Librarian school library staffing could help Latino students achieve academically.

Tags: SCHOOL libraries;  LITERACY programs;  ACADEMIC achievement;  TEACHER-librarians;  SCHOOL librarians;  ACADEMIC dissertations;  HISPANIC American students


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