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L IBRARY L AUNCHES N EW HOMESCHOOL COLLECTION. Petra Morris Pasadena Public Library .

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l ibrary l aunches n ew homeschool collection

LIBRARYLAUNCHESNEWHOMESCHOOL COLLECTION

Petra Morris

Pasadena Public Library

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“Individuals can already make requests for library purchase, but sometimes the library sees it as being too individualized and so they won’t purchase it. If they know that this is a homeschooling resource and will be used by many people, maybe they would be willing to purchase them.”

Tanya, Homeschooling Parent

r esearch n otes
RESEARCH NOTES
  • 1.5 millionhomeschoolers nationally*
  • Need for educational materials
  • Public Library = School Library
  • Consistent users

*National Center for Education Statistic >http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009030.pdf

h omeschool a ccess p roject
HOMESCHOOLACCESSPROJECT

Build a specialized Homeschool Collection that…

  • supportscurriculum development
  • provides greater accessibility
  • enriches educational experiences
l earning b locks
LEARNINGBLOCKS
  • Research
  • Adaptability
  • Listento user wants
  • Support = staff & community
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Johnsburg Public Library

Homeschool Resource Center

http://www.johnsburglibrary.org/content/homeschool-resource-center

pasadena public library h omeschool c ollection
Pasadena Public LibraryHOMESCHOOL COLLECTION

A multi-format collection with 140 items…

  • 56 General resource books
  • 27 Educational DVDs
  • 24 Learning equipment materials
  • 21 Curriculum resources
  • 12 Literacy kits
b y the n umbers

40

10

BY THE NUMBERS…

30

20

  • 75 attendees
  • First day – 30% checkout

40% books and 60% equipment

  • First week – 51% checkout

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b eyond the n umbers
BEYONDTHENUMBERS…

“…will bolster our efforts to provide the best we can offer to our

children studying at home. I am a grateful homeschooling mom.”

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MOVING FORWARD

Thank you.

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WHAT ADIFFERENCE…

  • Expand services
  • Benefit “schoolers”
  • Draw in new users
  • Position PPL as model