Teacher-librarians are needed more than ever…
Posted by Editor on April 21, 2009
from Judith Comfort
Teacher-librarians are needed more than ever.
Open Access has exploded online and captured the imagination of librarians, scholars, and students on a global scale. But how much of this has filtered down to school-age children?
Push open the door of the bricks-and-mortar school library. The place is abuzz with kids packing so many batteries, screens & wires that the security gate screams in protest. Gone are the study carrels as teachers expect collaboration amongst students.
Open room design has made us challenge our most profound practices – what did we say this room was for?
see entire post at http://www.judithcomfort.ca/openhigh/