April 21, 2018

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Dick and Jane Go to the Head Of the Class

What do students need in order to succeed? The latest research insists they need strong library media programs

Library media specialists now have new empirical proof that school libraries matter. According to the recent findings of three statewide studies, a strong library media program helps students learn more and score higher on standardized achievement tests than their peers in library-impoverished schools. The findings–from studies by the Colorado State Library’s Library Research Service and the University of Denver’s Library and Information Services […]