Andover Library Media Center Mission Statement:
¨The library media center will be a hub that connects and inspires a
love of reading through authentic and integrated learning.¨
Goals of the Library Media Center:
We believe a successful library media program contains the following:
There is an intentional connection between library media center and classroom learning.
The library media specialist works cooperatively with teachers in the design and preparation of units of study.
An intentional interaction from the librarian to reach out and connect to meet the needs of the staff as a resource to bridge the classroom learning with the library media center.
Bringing literature to life through authentic learning experiences for the students
There is a mixture of scheduled and flexible time.
Creates a culture of learning that fosters the development of empowered, self-directed learners and passionate, knowledgeable problem solvers.
Integrate information literacy through collaboration, planning, implementation, and assessment of learning.