School Library Media Graduate Certification Program

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Program Standards

American Library Association/American Association of School Librarians’ Standards for School Library Media Candidates:

Standard 1: Effective users of information and ideas

  • Displays efficient and ethical information-seeking behavior
  • Promotes literacy and reading
  • Provides effective access to information
  • Creates stimulating learning environment

Standard 2: Supports teaching and learning

  • Has knowledge of learners and learning
  • Is an effective and knowledgeable teacher
  • Creates an effective information literacy curriculum

Standard 3: Promotes collaboration and displays leadership

  • Connects with the library community
  • Is an instructional partner
  • Is a school leader

Standard 4: Administers Library Program Effectively

  • Manages information resources
  • Manages program resources
  • Program planning is comprehensive and collaborative

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