Resources for School Librarians - Index National and Local Information Skills Standards
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The 2017 AASL School Library Standards - The new standards have now been published, and they may be purchased at the ALA store. They are expensive.
Standards AASL - These are announcements of various standards related materials from AASL.
Standards Crosswalked by AASL Standards - AASL standards crosswalked with the Future Ready Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the ISTE Standards. IFLA School Library Guidelines - Second edition
The Common Core Standards
Understanding the Common Core State Standards - This is help in understanding the standards from EduTopia.
AASL Action Brief on Common Core - The AASL has released an action brief to help school librarians support Common Core state Standards implementation Nov., 2013.
The Common Core Toolkit: September, 2013 - a collection of very helpful links on many aspects of the Common Core by Margaux DelGuidice and Rose Luna in Publishers Weekly, Sept., 2013.
What is STEAM - Standards for science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics.
Library Privacy Guidelines for Students in K - 12 Schools - From the American Library Association. April, 2016.
Competencies for Librarians Serving Children in Public Libraries - by the Association for Library Service for Children, 2015
Teen Services Competencies for Library Staff - This set of competencies has been developed by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA).
AASL Definition of an Effective School Library Program - June 25, 2016
AASL Position Statement on the Instructional Role of the School Librarian - July 25, 2016.
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