Advocacy Tools for Allies
Pine Grove Middle School at ESM. [East Syracuse Minoa] "It's National Library Week! Pine Grove Librarian Sue Kowalski and Associate Principal Ashleigh Wilson appeared on News Channel 9's Bridge Street Live to talk about school libraries and how they support learning in the classroom. Libraries help students safely and effectively get the information they need in a time when they have technology at their fingertips! Check out the interview. [citation below]." Facebook, 11 Apr. 2019.
VIDEO Jadran, Farah. "Pine Grove Middle School Focusing on Anti-Bullying, Putting End to Cyberbullying." LocalSyr.com, WSYR Channel 9, 6 Mar. 2018.
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MacMeekin, Mia. "27 Things Your Teacher Librarian Does." An Ethical Island: How to Teach Without a Lecture and Other Fun, 12 Apr. 2013.
"Our Library Ecosystem Is Under Threat" by Barbara Stripling (The Blog, Huffington Post, April 16, 2014)
"Standing Up for School Libraries: Trusted Resource Under Siege by budget cuts, testing restraints" by Barbara Stripling, ALA President 2014 (Our Children, The National PTA Magazine, April/May 2014)
"How to Kill a School Library: 10 Easy Steps" by Robin Overby Cox (Opinion in School Library Journal, Dec. 4, 2013)
"Texas’ Disappearing School Librarians" by Patrick Michels (The Texas Observer, Dec. 3, 2013)