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National School Library Standards for Learners, School Librarians, and School Libraries
The new National School Library Standards reflect an evolution of AASL learning standards and program guidelines, now referred to as “Standards” and framed within a single text. These standards feature a new streamlined and integrated standards framework, ensuring that standards-related activities are mutually reinforcing for learners, school librarians, and school libraries.
2018 softcover 320 pp 7” x 10”
ALA Members: $149
AASL Members: $99
AASL Standards Framework for Learners
The AASL Standards Framework for Learners pamphlet is the ideal collaborative and advocacy piece to introduce your stakeholders to this student-focused segment at the heart of AASL’s standards. In addition to the framework for learners, this convenient pamphlet includes Common Beliefs reflecting current learning environments and professional best practices that form the foundation of the standards.
This is the perfect piece to share and present at:
- District school board meetings
- PTA/PTO meetings
- Teacher in-service days
2018 pamphlet 8 pp 8.5” x 11”
Sold in packs of 10
AASL Standards Mobile App
A companion tool to the National School Library Standards publication, the AASL Standards mobile app is a powerful tool that will help you quickly search, compare, record, and share the elements of the standards frameworks anytime, anywhere. Always have the AASL Standards at hand—during curriculum meetings, teacher collaborations, professional development, or instructional opportunities. Impress your stakeholders and maximize your collaborative opportunities as you showcase the standards that define your profession.
Item Number: AASLapp
AASL Standards–Based Learning for Primary Grades:
21 Lessons Inspired by Picture Books
by Maureen Schlosser & Rebecca Granatini
Drawing on compelling picture books that can be used to directly support the new AASL Standards, this ready-to-go toolkit of lessons, worksheets, anchor charts, assessments, and rubrics is specifically designed for school librarians and other educators. With this resource in hand, learners and educators alike will think, create, share, and grow as they work together to meet the new AASL Standards.
2019 softcover 208 pp 7” x 10”
ALA Members: $35.99
AASL Standards Graphics Products
Decorate your school library spaces with this set of AASL Standards products! AASL Standards Clings promote the Shared Foundations (Inquire, Include, Collaborate, Curate, Explore, and Engage) and the Domains (Think, Create, Share and Grow) from AASL’s National School Library Standards for Learners, School Librarians, and School Libraries. The poster and bookmark feature AASL’s Shared Foundations and Key Commitments. Remind learners and stakeholders of the core values and competencies being advanced through their work in the school library.
AASL Standards Poster | $18.00
Item Number: 5190-1811
AASL Standards Bookmark | $9.00
Item Number: 5192-1811
AASL Standards: Foundations Clings | $36.00
Item Number: 5193-1812
AASL Standards: Domains Clings | $24.00
Item Number: 5193-1811
AASL Standards: 10-Cling Set | $51.00
Item Number: 5193-1813
AASL Standards Complete Set | $69.00
Item Number: 5193-1814
AASL Standards Frameworks Poster
Both an advocacy piece and a resource, this two-sided poster features the AASL Standards Frameworks from the National School Library Standards. One side of the poster organizes the AASL Standards Frameworks by Shared Foundation and the other side organizes by Learner, School Librarian, and School Library. Hang this poster in your collaborative spaces, classrooms, office, or anywhere you and your partners and stakeholders reference the AASL Standards.
Item Number: 978-0-8389-1579-0
$24 | ALA Members: $21.60
National School Library Standards Card Game
To help explore the AASL Standards and facilitate professional conversation, AASL has created a deck of cards that can be used by school librarians as a professional development tool. This game was designed to aid in conceptualizing the standards, developing implementation strategies, considering differing approaches with stakeholders, and promoting conversation among practitioners.
- 7 unique decks, 236 total cards
- Professionally printed and cut with rounded corners
- Customizable game play instructions available online
Order through the AASL headquarters office.