Session Purpose/Overview:

This session will utilize ITES resources such as the NC Professional Standards and pilot rubrics for school library media coordinators and instructional technology facilitators to enrich district and school level library media and technology programs.

Session Description:

Through interactive gaming, participants will apply the NC Professional Standards and pilot rubrics for school library media coordinators and instructional technology facilitators, along with other identified ITES resources, to their practice.

Session Objectives:

  • Engage and equip LEA leadership teams with relevant knowledge, skills, tools, and resources to implement the NC Professional Standards for School Library Media Coordinators and Instructional Technology Facilitators in their library media and technology programs
  • Identify strategies to enhance school library media and technology programs through collaboration and resource exploration
  • Build capacity at district and school level

Learning Outcomes:

After this session, participants will be able to:
  • Collaborate with educators within and outside of their LEA/Charter to strengthen their practice
  • Apply the NC Professional Standards for school library media coordinators and instructional technology facilitators to their practice
  • Support professional growth of ITES educators in their districts and schools

Pre-Work:

  • Review the ITES, NC Professional Standards , and pilot rubrics for SLMCs and ITFs
  • Review your LEA's Implementation Plan from last year's Summer Institutes

Participant Materials Needed:

  • computing device
  • ear buds/headset

Top 3 Resources: SLMC and ITF Professional Standards, SLMC and ITF Piloted Rubrics, ITES Standards



Team Members: Melanie Honeycutt, Ouida Myers, Cynthia Sartain, Amber Godfrey, Jennifer Northrup, Cathy Mathews, Julian Nichols-Wilson, Deborah Goodman, Kathy Parker, Dan Sparlin, Jennifer LaGarde, Gail Holmes

Link to General Information for Summer Institute 2013:

East Cohort Team (Greenville/Durham/Cumberland): Amber,‍‍‍ Deborah,‍‍‍ Cynthia, Julian, Kathy, Jennifer L

West Cohort Team (Greensboro/Charlotte/Henderson): Ouida, Cathy, Melanie, Jennifer N, Dan, Gail


Upcoming Dates:

March 6: Division Meeting
April 8-12: Content for sessions done
April 15-May 3: Vetting Sessions

Week of June 28: Trainers Workshop, Dress Rehearsal

Next Steps:
  • Start posting content to wiki
  • create wiki pages to post content--Kathy
  • finalize infographic and resource charts---Kathy P and Jennifer L and Ouida
  • presenter notes-Cathy M
  • create evaluation--Julian
  • editing, input--Dan, Amber, Deborah
  • fill in goals, essential questions, learning outcomes, etc on front wiki page --team


Resources Needed:
Participants will need to bring a digital device
Wireless access
Projector
Computer remote
Speakers
Power Cords

Supplies and Materials Needed: N/A