Educator Pre-Service Task Force
Chair: David Schuster
Staff liaison: Stephanie Book
To develop a toolkit and essential links to assist in training pre-service teachers and administrators about school librarians and school library programs.
- Develop a toolkit that can be used with pre-service teachers and administrators to help them understand the role that school librarians and school libraries play in the total school program.
- Develop essential links of web resources that can assist in pre-service teacher and administrator training about school libraries.
- Research the work of Carolyn Brodie (Kent State University) and others that have studied pre-service training of educators about the role of school libraries.
- Recommend strategies that AASL can use to work with state leaders to disseminate these tools.