Resources for School Librarians - Index School Library Mission Statements, Strategic Plans, Action Research, and Annual Reports
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Mission Statements | Strategic Plans | Action Research | Annual Reports
Today it seems that accountability is the hot topic in educational reform. It will become
increasingly important for school library media specialists to demonstrate the importance of their
media center to the school, and also be able to demonstrate how effectively they are doing their
job. Busy adminstrators like numbers and well organized reports to demonstrate progress.
Your mission statement declares what you propose to achieve.
IFLA/UNESCO School Library Manifesto - The school library in teaching and learning for all.
The Library Bill of Rights and its Interpretations - The American Library Association
Policies of the Australian School Library Association This includes the Bill of Rights
How to Write a Mission Statement - From WebJunction.
Creating Your Library's Vision Statement - By Megan Schulman in Vision Quest, Nov. 30, 2015.
Coral Gables Senior High School Library Media Center - Coral Gables, FL.
Zionsville Community High School Library Media Center - Zionsville, IN
Pingry School Libraries - Short Hills, NJ
Arrowhead Elementary School Library - Collegeville, PA
St. John Neumann Regional Academy - Williamsport, PA
Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School Library - Rockville, MD
Roanoke County School Libraries - Vision and Mission Statements, Vinton, VA
Illinois School Library Media Association
The Pittsburgh Public Schools Library Network - Vision statement and mission statement for the teacher librarians and administrative staff of the Library Services department of the Pittsburgh School District.
Strategic plans detail the steps needed to achieve your mission and defines how you will evaluate your progress.
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Annual reports provide a very effective way to demonstrate to the adminstration that you are improving the educational process.
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