Ballard, Susan. "Opportunity Knocks Or The Wolf Is At The Door: ICT Standards And The Common Core." 38.2 (2010): 69-71. . Web. 20 Feb. 2012
Looking to define our role as educators,and integral members of our learning community, this article looks at the identification of Core Standards and ICT Standards as an opportunity for media specialist to shore up partnerships with our teachers.. Albert Einstein's observation that, "In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity" should become our mantra, teachers don't want to be on their own, there is a need to collaborate.
- Formanack, GailPietsch, Laura "Fixed Schedules Can Support 21St- Century Skills.". 27.6 (2011): 8-10. . Web. 18 Apr. 2012program, offers distinct advantages including the likelihood of developing collaborative lessons, having students as the point of need, and avoidance of skills to be taught in isolation. It notes thatlibrarians are considered effective when they are able to produce evidence on the positive impact of their programs on student achievement.
- Hurley, Christine A. "Fixed Vs. Flexible Scheduling In School Library Media Centers: A CONTINUING DEBATE." Library Media Connection 23.3 (2004): 36-41. Professional Development Collection. Web. 10 Apr. 2012
Although this article is 8 years old the arguments for flexible scheduling still hold true.
- Murray, Janet. "Looking At ICT Literacy Standards Through The Big6[TM] Lens." 26.7 (2008): 38-42. . Web. 14 Feb. 2012.
- SCHWELIK, JENNIFER C.FREDERICKA, THERESA M. "Infohio's 21St Century Learning Commons:Transforming How Educators Use And Think About School Libraries." 38.5 (2011): 21-26. .. Web. 17 Apr. 2012
commons that are being developed by the Information Network for Ohio Schools (INFOhio) and how they are changing the way educators and librarians are using school libraries. Emphasis is placed on the way learning processes have evolved with globalization and the advancement of technology, and how school systems must adapt to this change. Topics discussed include INFOhio's research into how libraries can help improve student achievement, the design and structure used to develop a 21st
and the education research that was utilized to ensure students were being
prepared for a global information-based economy. Century