"Empowering learners everyday."
The Liberty Media Center is dedicated to empowering students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users and creators of information through direct instruction with students, collaboration with staff, and a media program that provides a variety of programs, services and resources.
AASL Common Beliefs: https://standards.aasl.org/beliefs/
1. The school library is a unique and essential part of a learning community.
2. Qualified school librarians lead effective school libraries.
3. Learners should be prepared for college, career, and life.
4. Reading is the core of personal and academic competency.
5. Intellectual freedom is every learner’s right.
6. Information technologies must be appropriately integrated and equitably available.
Information Literacy Skills:
9th grade students:
- Library Media Center Orientation: Building the Foundations of Research
10th grade students:
- Evaluating Resources
11th grade students:
- Plagiarism and Copyright/ Digital Footprint
12th grade students:
- Advanced Searching Techniques
See Rubicon Atlas for a more detailed scope and sequence of the Media curriculum.