Amanda Jones

Awards

  • 2021 SLJ Co-Librarian of the Year

  • 2021 Library Journal Mover and Shaker

  • 2021 AASL Inspire COVID Recovery Grant

  • 2021 Debra Rochelle Grant

  • 2021 Dollar General Youth Literacy Grant

  • 2020 Louisiana School Librarian of the Year

  • 2020 Louisiana Dream Teacher of the Month (December)

  • 2019 AASL Social Media Superstar Program Pioneer

  • 2019 LACUE State Middle Teacher of the Year

  • 2019 AASL Inspire Special Event Grant

  • 2019 James O Modisette Award for Top Middle School Library Programming in Louisiana from LLA

  • 2018 REALISD Project Member

  • 2009 Live Oak Middle School Teacher of the Year

Associations

  • American Library Association (ALA)

  • American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

      • #AASL21 Conference Committee Social Media Co-Chair 2020-2021

      • School Library Promotion Committee 2020-2022

      • Inspire Special Event Grant Committee 2020-2021

      • Knowledge Quest Blogger 2020-2022

      • Chapter Assembly 2021-present

  • Association of Library Service for Children (ALSC)

  • Louisiana Library Association (LLA)

      • James O Modisette Committee for Excellence in School Library Programming

  • Louisiana Association of School Librarians (LASL)

      • Partliamentarian 2019-2020

      • 2nd VP 2020-2021

      • Vice President 2021-2022

      • President 2022-2023

      • School Librarian of the Year Committee

      • LASL Delegate for AASL Chapter Assembly

  • International Society of Technology Education (ISTE)

  • International Association of School Librarians (IASL)

  • LA Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE)

  • LA Young Readers' Choice Awards 6-8 Committee (LYRC) 2019-present

  • Association of Professional Educators of Louisiana (A+PEL)

  • LA Educator Advocacy Development Member (LEAD)

  • Louisiana Department of Education Environmental Coastal Fellow

  • Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA)

    • TCEA-LIBSIG Member


Get in touch at amanda.jones@lpsb.org

Professional photographs provided by Kathryn and Travis Photography.