Many conversations were supportive, with administrators acknowledging and praising the work done by their Teacher Librarians. Other administrators were unclear of what role the TL plays during this time of educational change. It was a great opportunity to highlight some of the positive and innovative initiatives taking place right in their own state.
In July, SLIK-12 and IASL list members were invited to ask their administrators for a statement about the role of the teacher librarian for inclusion in a slide show to be used during SAI. The slide show embedded above ran non-stop in the IASL booth and a link to the slide show was shared via Twitter several times during the day.
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