Models & facilitates innovative thinking for problem solving
NURTURES DISCOVERY THROUGH CURIOSITY
Cultivates learners to build on prior knowledge & apply critical analysis of information
supports, supplements, and elevates learners' literacies including digital citizenship & ethical behavior
DOWNLOAD Application The Texas Book Festival’s Reading Rock Stars program is a hands-on literacy initiative that sends nationally recognized authors into Title I schools in Texas to inspire young readers with dynamic presentations and send them home with the most empowering experience of all – owning their very own book. The Texas Book Festival funds and coordinates the author visits and donates the books to the children as well as a set of books to each school’s library. Application due Sept. 25, 2020.
To do list:
- Have a virtual presence - read Website Review to Start the Year part 1 & 2 for ideas
- Read district's Distance Learning Toolkit
- Share your coaching schedule with your principal
- Work on your book order
- Offer to help and provide solutions to your administration
- REMINDER: All campus library websites will be linked to LMS webpage soon
- THANK YOU, for providing book concierge service to our students!
- Take a deep breath and SMILE!
DASL is a nonprofit organization which supports Dallas ISD and Dallas-area school librarians. Connect with us on Facebook at fb.com/groups/DallasAssocationofSchoolLibrarians
DASL offers monthly professional development and networking opportunities with CPE credit hours!
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