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The many faces of school library leadership

Author: Sharon Coatney
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Libraries Unlimited, ©2010.
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School librarians need to provide leadership in technology, literacy, curriculum, advocacy, vision, intellectual freedom, collaborative instruction, and more. Each of these areas is equally important in ensuring a school library program that will enhance and encourage student achievement. More than ever, it is vital that librarians demonstrate leadership skills that will reinforce their own value and that of their
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Many faces of school library leadership.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Libraries Unlimited, ©2010
(DLC) 2010002031
(OCoLC)502874657
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Coatney
ISBN: 1591588944 9781591588948
OCLC Number: 706920285
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 147 pages)
Contents: Leadership from the middle: building influence for change / Ken Haycock --
Librarians as learning leaders: cultivating a culture of inquiry / Violet H. Harada --
The school librarian as an advocacy leader / Deb Levitov --
Intellectual freedom: leadership to preserve minors' rights in school library media programs / Helen R. Adams --
Literacy leadership and the school library / Doug Achterman --
The teacher-librarian as a curriculum leader / Jody K. Howard --
Pride and prejudice and technology leadership / Kristin Fontichlaro --
Staff development: teacher-librarian as learning leaders / Janice Gilmore-See --
Leadership and your professional school library association / Blanche Woolls --
Shifting the vision of our futures: leadership as a foundational element for teacher-librarians / David V. Loertscher.
Responsibility: Sharon Coatney, editor.

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This book shows them how.* Essays from a star-studded array of experts who are widely known and respected in the school library field, including Ken Haycock, Vi Harada, Blanche Woolls, and Helen  Read more...

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