Preschool 0–5

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Talking Points for
School Libraries

9. Students achieve more academically when their teachers and school library media specialists plan and deliver instruction collaboratively.

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It is important for school librarians to introduce themselves to the early childhood educators in their schools by inviting them to visit the school library and look at the available resources. They can also make plans for story time with the students and collaborate to build a foundation for early literacy. (Schwindt and Tegeler 2010)