Task Forces

Policy Statement

The AASL Board of Directors is empowered to establish a task force as needed. See the AASL Policies & Procedures Manual, Policy P-1 for the more information on task forces.

Current AASL Task Forces

ASCD Task Force

Chair: Lisa Brakel  |  Staff liaisons:  Allison Cline  

ALA Connect  |  Task Force End Date: Midwinter Meeting 2021

Charge: 

  • Develop a crosswalk between the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) Initiative Framework
  • Increase presence of school librarian authors in ASCD Educational Leadership.  This could be through encouraging submissions or a more direct collaboration with ASCD to actively engage in the creation of articles and publications that they would publish.

Labeling Position Statement Task Force

Chair: Kate Lechtenberg  |  Staff liaisons:  Jen Habley

ALA Connect  |  Task Force End Date: Midwinter 2020

Charge: To revise the Labeling Position Statement to align with the National School Library Standards.


School Library Supervisor Position Statement

Co-chairs: Jeffrey DiScala   |  Staff liaison: Allison Cline  

 Task Force End Date: Midwinter 2021

Charge: To revise the School Library Supervisor Position Statement to align with the National School Library Standards.