Tag Archives: librarianship

Deep End

My school district starts after Labor Day, so this week has all been about getting the rooms ready, plus three days of professional development and inservice. As the librarian and IT person, the latter position for which I am only … Continue reading

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My Clinical Experience, part 1

My first clinical experience started two days ago. I wasn’t sure what to expect, mostly because I came in at the tail end of the first summer session and will be staying through the second summer session. Unsurprisingly, working in … Continue reading

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The (Digital) Natives are Restless

Technology is often underused in education where most often the Power Point presentation is considered to be the epitome of high-tech. For some reason, seasoned educators scoff at social media and other digital tools as effective ways of reaching out … Continue reading

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Born Digital pt. 2

ALA Tech Source tweeted my video today!  Thanks, Ariel, for bringing it to my attention.

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Context Book Report

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Librarians and Communication

Even though teachers are encouraged to collaborate with each other, I don’t think I’ve seen them communicate with each other to the extent that librarians do.  Part of this may be due to the fact that librarians belong to a … Continue reading

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Reaching ALL Users

What are libraries? Though he has some nice things to say about libraries, even the Old Spice Guy can’t help but compare libraries to book repositories.  He doesn’t mention that recent economic events have placed librarians in positions that they … Continue reading

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