School Librarians as Teacher Leaders

Church, Audrey R.
March 2011
Delta Kappa Gamma Bulletin;Spring2011, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p10
Academic Journal
School librarians of the 21st century have much to offer as they fulfill the roles defined for them by the 2009 Empowering Learners: Guidelines for School Library Programs. The 21st-century school librarian serves as teacher, instructional partner, information specialist, program administrator, and leader within the school. The author suggests that today's school librarian, as an active member of the school's instructional staff, is a leader for teaching and learning and provides concrete examples of library leadership in action.


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