6 Classroom Libraries…Rivals or Partners???

Join me as I delve into the divisive issue of classroom libraries and our role in supporting them as school librarians.  Challenge the recommendations for teachers in creating a library of their own.  Recognize the struggle for school funding and how librarians and teachers can team up to support our shared goal of growing readers. 

Colby Sharp’s classroom tour

NTCE’s Statement on classroom libraries

Scholastic’s The 11 Essentials for an Effective classroom library

Love them or hate them

Pernille Ripps’ Questions to Assess our Classroom Library Before Back-to-School

Jim Bailey’s A classroom library: If you build it, they will read


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