Librarians as Leaders (in chronological order)
Trettin, Sara. "School Librarians: [Un]Quiet Leaders of Digital Change." Medium, Office of Ed Tech, US Dept of Education, 19 Jan. 2017, .
Moran, Mark. "A “To Be” List for School Librarians." Blog, SweetSearch, 9 Nov. 2017.
Miller, Angie. "But My Principal Won’t Let Me! Leadership, Advocacy, & Some Rebel Yell from the Library." KQ Blog, AASL, 10 Aug. 2017, .
Jensen, Kelly. "15 Ways to be a Literary Advocate." Bookriot, 24 Apr. 2017.
Kagan, Oleg. "FAQs for Library Lovers: Snappy Answers for Grumpy Uncles and Other Haters." Medium, EveryLibrary, 22 Nov. 2017, .
Gonzalez, Jennifer. "How This School Library Increased Student Use by 1,000 Percent." Cult of Pedagogy, 6 Mar. 2016, .
Georgia School Library Media Consortium. School Librarian Effectiveness Instrument. SLM Advocacy, 2016. SLMAdvocacy.
Hand, Dorcas. "TASL Can Learn from ALSC: Advocacy for Youth Services." TASLTalks, TLA, 30 Mar. 2017.
Schlosser, Maureen. "Grab the Attention of Stakeholders and Avoid School Library Cuts." KQ, AASL, 17 Jan 2017.
Church, Audrey. "If You Invite a Legislator to the Library…." KQ, AASL, 17 Mar. 2017.
Yoder, Leslie. “Three Strategies for When the Going Gets Tough.” (SLJ Take the Lead, Sept. 16, 2016)
Blattner, David. “Connect with Your Principal: When you have the ear of an administrator, use your time well.” School Library Journal, 23 Aug. 2016.)
Church, Audrey. “Ten Things Your Administrator Needs to Know as the School Year Begins.” (KQ blog, Aug. 10, 2016)
Weisburg, Hilda. “On Libraries: Leadership – There Is No Other Option.” (KQ blog, July 22, 2016)
Jones, Whitney. “Fraud to Advocate.” (TASLTalks blog, June 4, 2016)
Dando, Priscille. “Librarians as Instructional Leaders .“ ( SLJ Take the Lead, June 20, 2016)
Harland, Pam; Angie Miller; Sara Zoe Patterson. “Let the Librarians Lead.” (Facebook page) Also http://www.letthelibrarianslead.com/
“McCrea, Bridget. “Librarians are taking the lead in the digital transformation.” (eSchool News, May 25,2016)
Valenza, Joyce. "Follett 100K Challenge Winners Announced!" (SLJ Neverending Search blog, Nov. 5, 2011)
"...a living archive of effective practice."
Lupton, Mandy. Adding Value: Principals’ Perceptions of the Role of the Teacher-Librarian. (School Libraries Worldwide, 22(1), 2016, pp. 49-61)
Moreillon, Dr. Judi and Dr. Theresa Starret. VIDEO: Principals Know: School Librarians are the Heart of the School. (DrM’s channel, YouTube; April 4, 2014) Principals, Leadership
"Going Beyond the Dewey Decimal System" by Jen Cowart (Cranston (R.I.) Herald, May 14, 2015)
"Ask Me How Students Transform Learning" by Hilda Weisburg (School Librarian's Workshop blog, Feb. 23, 2015).
NOTE: I would add to Hilda's list the following three:
"Using Evidence-based Practice to Promote Teacher Librarian Services." The World of Mrs. C. Wordpress, Jan. 20, 2014.
"SMART Goals for Visibility." by Paige Jaeger. (Libraries: an open door to the world, Mar. 24, 2014.)
"How to Perfect Your Elevator Pitch" from OpenColleges (Australia).
"Inviting Legislators into School Libraries" by Deb Kachel (Information Today, Inc., Feb. 8, 2015)
"Speech to School Board Supporting School Libraries and Librarians" by Kathryn Hardest (ilovelibraries.org)
"School Libraries Not What They Used to Be" by Paul Schott (Greenwich Time, January 31, 2015).
"Are Librarians Totally Obsolete? 16 Reasons Why Libraries and Librarians are Still Extremely Important" (College Online, 2015)
Alliance for Excellent Education: Leading In and Beyond the Library by Mary Ann Wolf, Rachel Jones, and Daniel Gilbert (January 2014)
School Librarians: Sample Job Description (AASL)
"School Librarians Must Be Assertive Leaders, Technology Experts" reports on a talk by Joel Castro (former HISD Principal and currently an Assistant Superintendent in Lubbock) made during the SLJ Summit in Austin in September 2013. SLJ (School Library Journal) hosted school librarians from across the country to consider how to strengthen school libraries generally.
"School Librarians Are Rising School Leaders" by Laura Devaney (eSchool News, October 13, 2013)