Virtual Schools and the School Library Terence Cavanaugh Cathy Cavanaugh University of North Florida http://www.unf.edu/~tcavanau/ presentations/presentations.htm School Library Missions â€œTo ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and informationâ€ (AASL 1998, p. 6).
University of North Florida
American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
(Kaminski, Seel, & Cullen 2003)
U.S. DoE recognized regional accrediting bodies:
North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement http://www.ncacasi.org/standard/cp/ra
For this study, librarians, teachers, administrators from online schools were surveyed and interviewed to gather information about their student library services and teacher/library collaboration.
Information from accrediting agencies regarding virtual school library requirements.
Teachers working with part-time online students had:
Library subscription vendors:
Students with special needs (free):