Training Library Staff for Today and Tomorrow

Jun 28, 2017

A handful of school districts spread across the country will pilot a new micro-credentialing program next year aimed at  upgrading librarian teaching skills to reflect today’s digital education demands. The credential, developed by the D.C.-based national policy and student advocacy organization, Future Ready Schools, will focus on helping librarians already placed in schools better connect students to the online  resources they need, and ensure students are using resources in a way that will help them excel academically.

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