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    ESC Region 11 supports the changing role of the school librarian by offering customized professional development that is designed to meet the specific needs of the school library professional and paraprofessional in developing exemplary school library programs outlined in the Texas School Library Standards and Guidelines. Professional development will be planned in collaboration with the school personnel and will incorporate the State Board of Educator Certification Standards for School Librarian.

    Contact ESC Region 11 to discuss your needs. Library professional development may be developed in many areas including:

    • Strategic Planning for the Library

    • Online Information Resources

    • Collection Development

    • Maker Space Implementation

    • Creating a Learning Commons

    • Copyright

    • Media Literacy

    • Collaboration

    • School Library Policy and Procedures

    • MARC Magician

    • Integrating resources in the curriculum

    • Video streaming integration

    • Future Ready Practices

    • Other topics upon request

    For further information or to schedule a customized workshop, contact Karen Smith (817) 740-7540.