Is it show time? Librarians as mentors during a crisis

Photo by Johnson Wang on Unsplash This is our moment!  It’s time to showcase! Let’s show who we are!  All these weeks, I’m reading articles about how librarians can support their community during this pandemic. It makes me wonder about our role, our level of collaboration with our community, and their expectations. As I mentioned…

Exploring explorers!

For the final project, I have chosen a PYP Unit of inquiry ‘Where we are in place and time’ of grade 2. It’s a unit that I have done before with the teacher Mrs. Suchitra Chettri and we have collaborated in some parts of it.  On this unit, I can focus on research and organization…

Neverending evolution of the school library

“But… a librarian shall be focus on reading, right?” Sometime back, I heard a new administrator expressing his thoughts about the role of the school librarian. I was surprised to hear that from a person with international experience but not everywhere the role and impact of librarians are really appreciated. On my previous post, I was…

Can a school library be a tech hub?

School Libraries, Media Centers and/or learning spaces are different ways to call the library but the purpose is not changing. We guide our school community on their journey through information. In a world overwhelmed by fake information, we need to develop research skills, learn to curate information avoiding fake news, developing critical thinking, as well…