Library Standards

Pearson Library's Mission
is to ensure that students are effective and safe users of information
and to inspire a life-long love of reading and learning

 

In our library I use to the following framework to guide my teaching: 

1. Information Technology Instruction

  • Students learn information literacy skills including evaluation and analysis of the credibility, relevance, and currency of information

  • Students learn to be critical consumers and producers of information

  • Students learn to use emerging learning technologies for school and for lifelong learning

  • Students learn to be safe, ethical, and responsible digital citizens

2.  Reading Advocacy

  • Students learn information literacy skills including evaluation and analysis of the credibility, relevance, and currency of information

  • Students learn to be critical consumers and producers of information

  • Students learn to use emerging learning technologies for school and for lifelong learning

  • Students learn to be safe, ethical, and responsible digital citizens

3.  Management of Library Collection

  • Students have open and equitable access to resources, technology, and information

  • Students enjoy coming to an inviting and effective physical and digital library environment

  • Students have access to resources in a variety of formats that support their learning needs and interests

  • Teachers have access to resources in a variety of formats that support their teaching needs and interests

  • Families have access to resources in a variety of formats that support their learning needs and interests

 

Our Library Framework was created by the Washington Library Media Association's Library and Information Technology Standards.  

To find out more about WLMA go to http://www.wlma.org