Media Center News

2014-2015 A Year in Review

The mission of the South Central School Library Media Center is to:


  • Ensure that students and staff are users of ideas and information
  • Promote Reading
  • Integrate Technology Skills
  • Foster Collaboration

By the Numbers

  • CIRCULATION 36216
  • CLASSES IN FOR CHECKOUT 713
  • LESSONS 256
  • PROJECTS/ASSISTED 293
  • SIGN INS WITH PASSES 3779
  • SST SIGN INS 3078
  • COLLABORATIONS WITH TEACHERS 33
  • LAB USE / COW USE 608 / 299
  • BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY 29630
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Project Collaborations

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READING COUNTS... IMPRESSIVE RESULTS

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LIBRARY FUN

  • High School Book Club
  • Name that Book Contest
  • Read Across America
  • Reading Counts Celebrations
  • Night at the Library
  • Book Fairs
  • LaPorte County Library Monthly Read
  • LaPorte County Library Summer Read Program
  • SSR Grades 7-12, 20 minutes daily rotated through the departments

Professional Growth Opportunities and Organizations

Webinairs- Google for Education, Blended Learning, Working with Databases, +

Five Star Academy- Integrating Technology and Blended Learning

Technology Committee

Book Club Sponsor

Mentor

Association for Indiana School Library Educators

Indiana Library Federation

GOALS:

  • Get "versed" with our new OPAC VERSO and continue to promote our collaboration with LaPorte County Library
  • Continue collaboration with all teachers with an emphasis on Blended Learning
  • Create quarterly newsletters of technology ideas for the teachers as we incorporate BYOD
  • Maintain Reading Counts K-6
  • Begin weeding Non-fiction sections of library
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