Tag Archives: School Libraries

BCTLA Awards nominations- celebrate excellence

President Heather Daly reminds BC teacher-librarians to nominate your hard working, professional colleagues who build school library programs that shine worldwide. It’s my honour to be a part of the community. – Al Smith( ret )  https://bctf.ca/bctla/info/awards.html [BCTLA Forum] BCTLA … Continue reading

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“Who will speak for the librarians?” Q

“Who will speak for the librarians?” http://www.cbc.ca/q/add_category/2011/05/18/who-will-speak-for-the-librarian/ Jian Ghomeshi, Q, CBC Radio It is so bizarre to me that many Canadians fail to recognize the core of the issue. Governments are cutting the human services out of our society.  They … Continue reading

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In spite of huge cuts, role of school libraries very important

When district management and trustees consider the projected impact of cuts to non-enrolling staffing, including teacher-librarians, for the upcoming 2010/11 school year here in Vancouver and other BC school districts, we need to ask that they please consider this article … Continue reading

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