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 “To ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information” (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):