Every year at about this time, I challenge my students in the Administration of Media Centers class to explore one avenue of keeping up with current trends in the profession. In the past, these avenues were associations or professional journals, but now we interpret opportunities more broadly to incorporate almost any viable professional communication stream.
This requirement fits in with the competencies recommended by AASL for the preparation of school librarians.
It’s always interesting to see what the students come up with. Here is this year’s list, in no particular order:
I always make a new discovery or two when my students do this – perhaps you will too!
Mary Ann Fitzgerald
University of Georgia