Activism and the School Librarian: Tools for Advocacy and Survival, 1st Edition

  • Deborah D. Levitov
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  • ISBN-10: 1610691881
  • ISBN-13: 9781610691888
  • DDC: 027.80973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 123 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advocacy Definitions.
1: The Promise of Library: A Theoretical Foundation for Activism.
2: Teaching and Learning: The Heart of Advocacy.
3: Taking a Proactive Stance: Advocacy to Activism.
4: Developing a Culture of Advocacy.
5: School Library Legislative Advocacy Defined.
6: Working with Parents, Community Groups, and Businesses.
7: Community.
8: Building Champions in the School Community.
Use This Page: Designing Learning for Evidence-Based Practice.
Use This Page: Inquiry-Based Teaching and Learning—The Role of the Library Media Specialist.
Use This Page: Taking Action: Saving School Libraries.
Use This Page: Assessment Tool: Levels of Communication, Cooperation, and Collaboration with Teachers.
Use This Page: Assessing the Research Process.
Use This Page: Planning and Assessing Inquiry-Based Learning.
Use This Page: Data-Driven Program Development: A Quick Guide.
Use This Page: Advocacy 101.
Use This Page: Advocacy Planning: Vision, Voice, Visibility, and Vigilance.
Use This Page: Library Advocacy through Teaching and Learning.
Use This Page: Creating a Parent Advocacy Plan.
Use This Page: Tips on Using The School Library Link in Your School.
Use This Page: The Annual Report Guide.
Use This Page: Tips for School Librarians—Meaningful Communication with Administrators.
About the Editor and Contributors.