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Title Growing schools : librarians as professional developers / Debbie Abilock, Kristin Fontichiaro, and Violet H. Harada, editors.

Publication Info. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Reference Material  Ref. Library Staff    In-Library Use Only
Description xxiii, 390 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hands-on learning with a hands-off approach / Kelly Ahlfeld -- Exploratorium : a teacher's perspective / Jennifer Bloomingdale -- The 24th thing : how a Web discovery PD program redefined our library's role within the school / Susan Geiger with Anne Arriaga -- The model for Susan and Anne's tutorial / Jacquelyn (Jackie) Siminitus -- Introduction to lesson study / Catherine Lewis -- My first lesson study : a collegial approach to professional development / Anne Stokes -- Building evidence-based practice : moving from circulation counts to assessing for student learning / Pamela Kramer and Linda Diekman -- Action research : professional renewal as living in the question / Judith Sykes -- School librarians as action researchers / Violet H. Harada -- On the role of the teacher-librarian as information manager / Mike Eisenberg -- They call it learning / Connie Williams -- Job-embedded professional development : an orchard of opportunity / Judi Moreillon -- Improving practice through professional learning communities / Carolyn Kirio and Sandy Yamamoto -- From FYI to PLC : how our system transformed meetings into productive conversations / Christopher Harris -- The power of practice / Brian Mayer -- Using student assessment to drive professional development / Tish Stafford -- Growing a community of learners / Kristin Fontichiaro -- Collective bookmarking : using diigo as a student in SI 641 / Mariah Cherem -- Always beginning : welcoming "beginning teachers" into a learning community / Elizabeth E.G. Friese -- Our mutual catalyst for growth / Kim Dority -- Professional development in reading : a librarian's role / Marilyn Kimura -- Deliberative dialogue : changing the PD discourse / Nancy Kranich -- Professional learning communities in an information literacy odyssey / Susan Smith -- Becoming a webinarian : designing a webinar series and facilitating a professional learning community / Michelle Luhtala -- D.C. al coda / Debbie Abilock.
Subject Teachers -- In-service training -- United States -- Case studies.
Teachers -- Training of -- United States -- Case studies.
Educational technology -- Study and teaching -- Case studies.
Information technology -- Study and teaching -- Case studies.
Technological literacy -- Study and teaching -- Case studies.
School librarian participation in curriculum planning -- Case studies.
Academic libraries -- Relations with faculty and curriculum -- Case studies.
Libraries and teachers -- United States -- Case studies.
School libraries -- Information technology.
Added Author Abilock, Debbie, editor.
Fontichiaro, Kristin, editor.
Harada, Violet H., editor.
ISBN 9781610690416 (paperback)
1610690419 (paperback)
9781610690423 (ebook)
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