Developing an Effective Communication Plan.
"If parents, teachers, administrators and the community only knew how libraries help kids, we'd never lack for support!" Ever had this thought? But it's up to librarians to make sure stakeholder know what libraries are doing. This session will help you develop a strategy and identify communication tools that make sure your library program is recognized for its contribution to children's lives.


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MEMO Video: Building Skill for Tomorrow: Minnesota School Library Programs Make a Difference, 2001
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Examples:
Sample Media Center Newsletter (with permission of Carl Harvey) Harvey10-08.pdf
Sample Parent Newsletter (with permission of Anne Hanson) HooverHappen.jpg
Springfield HS End of Year Report
Jennifer LaGuarde (LibraryGirl) Annual Report advice and example

Buffy Hamilton's video and print reports: