Upcoming Events & New Information

23-24 GKCRead Nominees

The 2023-2024 GKCRead nominees have been announced.  See the GKCRead Award page for more details.

2023-2024 MASL Reading Award Nominees Announced

The nominees for next school year's MASL Reading Awards were announced. To see a complete list nominees, click here.

GKCASL Membership

Become a GKCASL member for the 2023-2024 school year! Click here to fill out the form.

Contact Ally Weinel at ally.weinel@raytownschools.org if you have questions.

The Greater Kansas City Association of School Librarians includes active and retired librarians from Kansas City area schools. The Association sponsors the Great Kids Can Read Award and provides area librarians with an opportunity to network and share ideas. In addition, the Association honors members with awards for outstanding media center programs and educational grants.

Check out information for the AASL Standards here. Want a crosswalk between the standards and national teaching and learning standards? Check this out!

MASL is continuing the  #whatwedo theme! Add it to your social media posts.


Promote professional Librarianship

Offer professional development and networking opportunities

Inform members of available resources and technology opportunities

Maintain/increase membership and participation

Support educational scholarships

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