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Media Literacy Reference
The article indicates that digital library learning spaces offer numerous options for school librarians to partner and collaborate with students and teachers, promoting student learning across the curriculum. It mentions that creating these spaces, which include virtual libraries, flipped libraries and fully-online library courses, can be time-consuming and challenging. It...
Media Literacy Reference
The article examines overlaps between educational initiatives released by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), and the Partnership for 21st Century Skills. The author discusses the three organizations which represent school librarians, effective and intelligent technology use, and a variety of...
Media Literacy Reference
The article offers suggestions for using music in school libraries. The author suggests encouraging students to discover the musical traditions and instruments associated with their heritage and to research the social contributions made by musicians. Creating listening lists and developing a collection of recordings are also discussed. Particular focus is...
Media Literacy Reference
The article discusses the evolution of school media programs in the U.S. from the publication of the first information literacy model in 1988 to 2008. A shift in media literacy curricula from the promotion of reading in the 1980s to the teaching of research methods in the 21st century is...
Media Literacy Reference
In an evolving landscape of traditional and new literacies, the roles of the school library and teacher librarian are changing. In order to support instruction in multiple literacies, teacher librarians must rethink both collections and services. Materials featuring popular culture influences are explored for their relevance to several types of...
Media Literacy Reference
The article focuses on teaching information literacy in secondary schools, libraries, tertiary sectors and in the work place. The Scotland-based project hopes to develop a curriculum based framework for information literacy including digital media in order to link secondary and tertiary education to life long learning and increased career skills....
Media Literacy Reference
This exploratory study examined how school librarians in Brazil understand their role in developing students' information literacy and whether the notion of a formal program of information literacy informs their practice. The study data included published reports of librarians' practices as well as interviews and group discussions with 28 librarians,...
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