The Common Core and the Public Librarian: Reaching Patrons and Students

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Discover how public and school librarians can work together to implement the Common Core State Standards in their school community. Participants learn about the Common Core State Standards, discover resources to help public librarians understand and use the CCSS, and identify the ways public librarians can support school librarians and patrons in navigating these standards. 

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Who Should Attend

School library professionals and those interested in the topic.


Margaux DelGuidiceMargaux DelGuidice is a teacher librarian at Garden City High School in Garden City, NY and a youth services librarian at the Freeport Memorial Library. She is a contributing editor for the Publishers Weekly "Cut To The Core Column" and is co-author of the book, Make A Big Impact @ Your School Board Meeting. Library Journal has recognized her as a 2013 Mover and Shaker for her advocacy efforts. Follow her on Twitter: @metadatachick. E-mail her:

Kathryn Roots LewisKathryn Roots Lewis is the Director of Media Services and Instructional Technology for Norman Public Schools. She has been a both a school librarian and a classroom teacher. Kathryn has co-authored a book and several articles. She is the co-writer of the AASL/Achieve document entitled Implementing the Common Core State Standards: The Role of the School Librarian available free online at AASL. Kathryn was named as Oklahoma's Outstanding Technology Leader in 2012 and as an Oklahoma Library Association Library Legend. Kathryn is the current Chair of the AASL Supervisors Section (SPVS), is a member of the AASL Common Core State Standards Task Force, and the Chair of the AASL/ALSC/YALSA Common Core Task Force. 



Access to this webinar archive is complimentary.

How to Register

No registration is required.

Tech Requirements

Internet connection and web browser.


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AASL Manager, Web Communications