|Ellen Berne Award|
CRITERIA / ELIGIBILITY: The applicant must be a Massachusetts library teacher who is state-certified or who has a professional degree as a school librarian and been a member of MSLA for the past 3 years. The project or program must break new ground in the field of school librarianship and make a positive difference in the school/district's library program and/or affect in a positive way school libraries on a state and national level.
APPLICATION / NOMINATION PROCESS: A letter of nomination may be written by the school librarian or by another member of the educational community (principal, co-teacher, superintendent). It should give specific details of the innovation, explaining how it enhances the school library program and promotes student learning. Accompanying pictures/exhibits that would assist in the explanation of the project/program are welcomed.
AWARD: $500 Award This award money must be spent on resources that directly benefit the school library.RESPONSIBILITIES: Write an article for the MSLA Forum and prepare an exhibit for the conference Exploratorium.
Letter of application and supporting materials
DUE DATE: December 31st
|Last Updated ( Saturday, 19 October 2013 )|