In today's world, there is intense competition for our education dollars. It is important for us to promote the best use of those dollars for ALL students in a unique and valuable way--the school library.
Library media specialists are information specialists, teachers, instructional partners, program administrators, and leaders.
Resources from Your Trusted Colleagues
The Kentucky Association of School Librarians sees a definite need around our state to help librarians and friends of school libraries promote all that 21st Century libraries and library media specialists can do to foster student achievement. Below is a curation of resources submitted by several of Kentucky's remarkable library media specialists as well as some links to national contributors. We thank them for sharing their thoughts and resources.
How to Advocate for Your School Library Programby Heidi Neltner (Ft. Thomas Independent Schools) & James Allen (Eminence Independent Schools)
Building Advocacy for Your School Library Program Blog Postby Heidi Neltner (Ft. Thomas Independent Schools)
This is an active campaign in Australia from which you can pull ideas.