Sarah Culp Searles is District Specialist in the Library Media Services Department, Knox County Schools, Tennessee. Her previous experience includes five years as a high school librarian. She has been a frequent presenter at state and national conferences, including AASL in 2011 and 2017 and ALA in 2010.
- About the Author
Learn more about the AASL 2021 Preconference Workshop spotlighting this book!
Explore takes readers on a journey through the broad and varied territory of school librarianship, sharing resources, ideas, and trends to help along the way. This guide is designed so that readers can Explore their practice on their own or with colleagues—so grab your compass, backpack, and boots and hit the trails! This book offers
- a deeper understanding of the Explore Shared Foundation, including how to connect to traditional practices while moving the school library profession forward;
- an examination of how the Competencies in the Explore Shared Foundation relate to other major ideas and concepts in school librarianship and the wider field of education; and
- ready-to-implement professional development programming for school librarians and those who support school librarians, including administrators, supervisors, and university educators.
Examination copies are available for instructors who are interested in adopting this title for course use.