What do you think kids need?
Technology and training
Differentiation and Individualization- opportunity to explore their potential
License to flourish-equal access to be creative
Community needs of schools will not change- but the inside of the school will change
Teach them to read on the Internet.

I had a dream webpage/voice/wallwisher/Shannon Miller Van Meter, Iowa

Laurence Gonzales/Survival checklist for librarians
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hange in befavior needed
avoid denial
thnink plan and do
adversity comes with opportunity
action don't freeze
be rescuer not victim
ride your own ride- independent thinker-no rules
humility gratitude
action and attitude
kid in front

physical space
ask parents for grants for furniture
new users stats

collaborative process
get information
use knowledge/apply learning
and make presentation

school library tapestry/what makes a library a library-place of their own
it's not your library-how do we make it theirs?


solution oriented and collaborative
sense of urgency

objectives
insure equitable and innovative
transform community engagement
launch 21st century learning

5 relationships
teachers
students
parents
administrators
community

focus on things kids can't get anywhere else in the school

foundations:of programs not being cut / flagship of the district
website
physical space
emerging technologies
portals
lookout
conduit