Will Your School District's Budget Adequately Fund Your School Library?

02 Feb 2015 11:32 AM | Anonymous member

As policy makers consider new measures to implement the Common Core Standards, and school districts begin drafting their budgets, we need to make sure that everyone is aware of the value of school library programs in educating students of all ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Many SLMS will meet with their school principal or other administrator to draft a budget for the library program. This is an ideal time to advocate for funding for a strong school library program staffed by certified SLMS.

NJASL offers information and tools you can use to be a strong library advocate. Visit:

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