Tools of the Trade

Creighton, Peggy Milam
January 2013
Library Media Connection;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p45
Trade Publication
The article examines how the Common Core standards, a set of U.S. educational standards, impact school library programs. Information is provided on requirements for areas including reading, writing, and content area literacy. Suggestions for school librarians include increasing the range of informational resources, collaborating with teachers and administrators, and focusing information literacy instruction on evaluating sources, citing evidence, and constructing a strong argument.


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