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Allen High School Library

Allen ISD Library Media Center Mission Statement

The Allen ISD library media program ensures that students and staff are effective and ethical consumers and producers of ideas, information, and technology; empowering the learning community to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, and lifelong learners.

The Library Media Center:

  • Provides access for learners to visit the library media center on an individual, small group, and large group basis as needed

  • Allows information skills to be taught at the point of need in a meaningful context that meets a curricular objective

  • Promotes a partnership between the Library Media Specialist and learning leaders to integrate the use of resources and facilities into the daily instructional plan

  • Involves learners in making meaningful connections between classroom learning and information skills

  • Allows learners and learning leaders to utilize the Library Media Center resources and current technology independently

  • Provides staff development in building reading and information literacy and enhancing learning through technology

So that:

Learners will actively use the processes and skills to apply and communicate information as lifelong learners in a changing world