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Anita Brooks Kirkland talks about Library Learning Commons

The SLLC model -> a powerful enabler
Anita Brooks Kirkland, K-12 consultant and past president of OLA, speaking about SLLC (school library learning commons.) Read the entire interview by following the link.

"[...] I'm spending quite a bit of time these days working with teacher-librarians, teachers and principals on our new national standards document, published by the Canadian Library Association. Leading Learning: Standards of Practice for School Library Learning Commons in Canada describes the place of the school library learning commons. "A learning commons is a whole school approach to building a participatory learning community. The library learning commons is the physical and virtual collaborative learning hub of the school. It is designed to engineer and drive future-oriented learning and teaching throughout the entire school.".[...]"