The cornerstone component of AASL’s National School Library Standards is called the Shared Foundations for a reason! Talk with your school librarian about ways to enrich your lessons together and facilitate authentic learning experiences through the school library.

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What School Library Standards Mean to Educators

Amplify the power of your teaching, support your curriculum, and help your learners to Think, Create, Share and Grow!

Spark conversations with your school librarian about your shared goals and priorities.

The Because Everyone Is a Learner infographic highlights several ways school libraries empower learners to Inquire, Include, Collaborate, Curate, Explore, and Engage.

AASL and ALA’s Libraries Transform are collaborating on a campaign that will extend beyond this “Because Everyone Is a Learner” infographic. School library-focused Because statements, supporting data, and downloadable graphics will be available at

American Association of School Librarians
Transforming Learning

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