ERIC Number: EJ826934
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: 5
What I Learned: An Interview with Cassandra Barnett
Adams, Helen R.
Knowledge Quest, v36 n2 p16-20 Nov-Dec 2007
This article presents an interview with Cassandra Barnett, a school library media specialist at Fayetteville (Arkansas) High School. She is also a member of the AASL Learning Standards Rewrite Task Force, which has been working on developing AASL's new National Learning Standards. Fayetteville schools experienced multiple challenges during 2005-2006, and in this interview Barnett talks about her experience so that other school librarians might learn from it.
Descriptors: School Libraries, Media Specialists, Librarians, High Schools, National Standards, Library Materials, Library Administration, Board of Education Policy, Civil Rights, Access to Information, Reading Material Selection, Censorship
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; Opinion Papers
Education Level: High Schools
Audience: Media Staff
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Arkansas