ERIC Number: EJ822214
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: 8
Connections, Communication, Collaborations...Are We There Yet?
Johns, Sara Kelly
Knowledge Quest, v36 n5 p4-7 May-Jun 2008
In this article, the author reflects on the accomplishments made by American Association of School Librarians (AASL) this year. Some of the AASL's accomplishments include: (1) the launch of its first-ever Digital Institute; (2) the release of the first-year results of the "School Libraries Count!" longitudinal study and the initiation of the survey's second year data collection; (3) The revival of School Library Media Month (SLMM) with Abigail Breslin and Carmen Agra Deedy as national spokespersons; and more. The author also briefly describes the highlights of the recent AASL conference held in Reno.
Descriptors: School Libraries, Library Associations, Organizational Objectives, Organizational Effectiveness, Professional Development, Cooperation, Organizational Communication, Public Relations, Advocacy
American Association of School Librarians. Available from: American Library Association. 50 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611. Tel: 1-800-545-2433; Web site: http://www.ala.org/aasl/kqweb
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A