Curation, Evaluation and Ethical Creation: A Teacher Librarian’s Role in OER
Listen and learn : Panel
Wednesday, June 26, 11:30 am–12:30 pm
Bill Bass Kristina Ishmael Lynn Kleinmeyer Mark Ray Dr. Joyce Valenza
Teacher librarians are trained curators of instructional materials who work to provide more equitable access and opportunities for all learners. Their training provides them with the unique ability to support schools looking beyond textbooks. Join this session to hear how teacher librarians can catalyze the curation and creation of resources.
|Audience:||Curriculum/district specialists, Principals/head teachers, Library media specialists|
|Attendee devices:||Devices useful|
|Attendee device specification:||Smartphone: Windows, Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
|Focus:||Digital age teaching & learning|
|Topic:||Open educational resources|
|ISTE Standards:||For Administrators:
Digital Age Learning Culture
Teacher Librarians will leave the session with ideas of how to support their staff and students in navigating OER.
Administrators and teachers will leave the session with ideas of how Teacher Librarians can help in the curation, ethical use and redistribution of OER.
5 minutes: Welcome & Gauging the Audience (using a polling tool such as Mentimeter to gauge familiarity and role)
10 minutes: Introduction to the Panel Members & Initial Remarks (connection to between librarians, OER and current roles)
8 minutes: Question #1 (Example: What do you consider to be the largest value-add of Teacher Librarians in supporting OERs in their schools?)
8 minutes: Question #2: (Example: How do you help build capacity among Teacher Librarians to support OER?
8 minutes: Question #3: (Example: What are some examples you’ve seen of the impact of librarians in supporting OER?
15 minutes: Audience Questions (taken from both a backchannel, such as Slido, run during the panel and additional questions welcomed from the audience)
5 minutes: Parting Words of Advice
AASL Vision for Implementing ESSA. (2017, March 10). “Open Educational Resources and School Librarians - The Right Fit!” Knowledge Quest. Retrieved from https://knowledgequest.aasl.org/open-educational-resources-school-librarians-right-fit/
Godwin, A.E. (2018, July 2). “#Curate OER: What are we seeking to to learn about K-12 librarians and OER?” Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education. Retrieved from https://www.iskme.org/our-ideas/curateoer-what-are-we-seeking-learn-about-k-12-librarians-and-oer
Valenza, J. (2016, February 28). “OER and you. The curation mandate.” School Library Journal. Retrieved from http://blogs.slj.com/neverendingsearch/2016/02/28/oer-and-you-the-curation-mandate/
Simmons, M. (2016, April 5). “Reimagining the role of school librarians with OER.” Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education. Retrieved from http://www.iskme.org/our-ideas/reimagining-role-school-librarians-oer