TITLE

Putting On the Professional Development Hat

AUTHOR(S)
Harvey II, CARL A.
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
School Library Monthly;Feb2013, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the role of the school librarian as a provider of professional development. He mentions ways in which librarians can make connections to school libraries for the school's staff and administrators. Strategies and models for providing professional development are also described, including one-on-one sessions with teachers, working with a classroom teacher and students, and participating in Professional Learning Communities.
ACCESSION #
86739756

 

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