Toolkits

School Library Program Health and Wellness Toolkit

This toolkit provides a full range of resources to help school librarians build or update plans for stakeholder support and true advocacy.

Learning Standards and Program Guidelines Implementation Toolkit

This toolkit, part of AASL’s Learning4Life initiative, is designed to aide school librarians in implementing AASL’s learning standards (Standards for the 21st Century Learner) and program guidelines (Empowering Learners: Guidelines for School Library Programs) into their program in small, manageable segments. 

Crisis Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to assist the school librarian who has encountered an immediate threat to their position and/or program. The toolkit guides school librarians through building meaningful and effective stakeholder support.

Parent Advocate Toolkit

Parents can be a school librarian’s strongest and most vocal advocates.  This toolkit is designed to help school librarians build parent support for their programs.

Common Core State Standards Implementation Assistance Toolkit

The purpose of this toolkit is to assist school librarians in (1) understanding the Common Core State standards, (2) creating plans with classroom teachers for implementing the standards, and (3) acting on these plans.

School Librarian's Role in Reading Toolkit 

School librarians are in a critical and unique position to partner with other educators to elevate the reading development of our nation’s youth. This toolkit offers resources to ensure the school librarian’s role in reading.

Instructional Classification Toolkit

Collection of resources to support the classification of school librarians as educators.

Common Core State Standards Action Toolkit for Public Librarians

This toolkit has been prepared by a joint task force comprised of AASL, ALSC, and YALSA members to help public librarians learn more about CCSS and apply that knowledge to their practice.

@ your library Toolkit for School Library Programs

This toolkit includes messages, ideas, and strategies for promoting the value of school library programs and school librarians in the 21st century.