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Discussion Calendar of NJ Prof'l Ed. Assocs.

by Arlen Kimmelman on Sun, Apr 6, 2014 at 10:18 am

Calendar of NJ Professional Education Associations: http://www.keepandshare.com/calendar/show_month.php?i=2102499

I've added AASL Region II's April 2015 date onto this calendar. Feel free to post your local SLA's conferences here, too. 

Arlen Kimmelman, President-Elect, NJASL

Discussion New York State - SSL Report for Region 2 Mtg. Scranton, PA - April 2013

by Susan Bartle on Sat, Apr 20, 2013 at 10:59 am

Here is the New York State Report for our meeting today in Scranton, PA

Discussion Welcome Back-2-School!

by Joshua Capp on Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 02:37 pm

Welcome Back-2-School!

AASL knows you may have missed some important deadlines while taking your well deserved summer break. Be sure to mark these deadlines on your calendar, and feel free to post to your state membership. We don't want anyone to miss a thing!

September 12, 2012 - Deadline for AASL 2012 Fall Forum advance registration rates.

Welcome Back-2-School!

AASL knows you may have missed some important deadlines while taking your well deserved summer break. Be sure to mark these deadlines on your calendar, and feel free to post to your state membership. We don't want anyone to miss a thing!

September 12, 2012 - Deadline for AASL 2012 Fall Forum advance registration rates.

September 14, 2012 - Deadline to secure the reduced rate for AASL 2012 Fall Forum hotels.

November 9, 2012 - Concurrent session proposals due for AASL's 16th National Conference & Exhibition in Hartford, Connecticut.

January 1, 2013 - Application deadline for the National School Library Program of the Year Award.

February 1, 2013 - AASL Award & Grant applications due.

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Discussion Job Opening - Montgomery County, Maryland - Coordinator. Evaluation and Selection

by Carl Bansbach on Tue, May 15, 2012 at 09:22 am

Montgomery County, Maryland - Coordinator. Evaluation and Selection
The opening for Coordinator, Evaluation and Selection is open to both outside and inside candidates. The position opened yesterday and will close at
midnight, Friday, May 18.

For outside candidates to apply, access our "Careers" website at http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/careers/
and set up an account for you. Applications are all submitted online through this interface.

Montgomery County, Maryland - Coordinator. Evaluation and Selection
The opening for Coordinator, Evaluation and Selection is open to both outside and inside candidates. The position opened yesterday and will close at
midnight, Friday, May 18.

For outside candidates to apply, access our "Careers" website at http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/careers/
and set up an account for you. Applications are all submitted online through this interface.

There is a section on this page to the lower right for "potential employees."

Search our vacancy database: https://mcps.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&portal=101430233

Use the keyword: Coordinator, and it is the first position listed.

Read the job description for more details. Potential candidates must meet Maryland State certification requirements in school library media programs and Administrative and Supervisory certificate.

Please feel free to distribute this announcement to any interested candidates.

Questions can be directed to me or my administrative secretary, Helen Ruff. 240.453.2480 between 8:30-5:00 daily.

Thank you,

Andrea

Andrea Christman, MLS, NBCT

Supervisor, School Library Media Programs Montgomery
County Public Schools 850 Hungerford Drive, Room 175 Rockville, MD 20850

V: 240-453-2480

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Discussion Maryland Region 2 Report

by Carl Bansbach on Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 08:39 am

Hi All - please find Maryland's Region 2 report attached.

Thanks. - Jay 

Discussion Prince George’s County Public Schools is Seeking Certified School Library Media Specialists

by Carl Bansbach on Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 10:21 am

Prince George's County Public Schools is the 2nd largest school system in the state of Maryland and the 18th largest in the nation. With a projected enrollment of more than 134,000 students, the system is among the largest and most diverse in the nation. The school system currently employs approximately 16,000 full-time employees, which includes approximately 10,000 teachers.

 What’s In It for You:

Prince George's County Public Schools is the 2nd largest school system in the state of Maryland and the 18th largest in the nation. With a projected enrollment of more than 134,000 students, the system is among the largest and most diverse in the nation. The school system currently employs approximately 16,000 full-time employees, which includes approximately 10,000 teachers.

 What’s In It for You:

  • The opportunity to work in an environment where Children Come First
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Attractive and competitive benefits and compensation package, commensurate with your experience

View the Media Specialist position description and apply online at www.americasclassroom.org. 

Contact:  Zena Boardley, Recruiting & Staffing Specialist 301-952-6033 or zena.boardley@pgcps.org for more information.

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request.

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Discussion School Library Media Vacancies in Prince George's County Maryland

by Carl Bansbach on Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 02:09 pm

School Library Media Specialist (Multiple Positions)

School Library Media Specialist (Multiple Positions)

Prince George’s County Public Schools
 
Location:  Various schools in Prince George’s County Maryland
 
Brief Description: 
This is a full-time 10 month position.  Under general supervision of a principal, the Media Specialist performs library related services.  The position is responsible for establishing policies and procedures for the efficient operation of the media center.
 
Detailed Description: 
Plans with the principal to support total school instructional program; Plans with teachers for the integration of media skills with classroom content; Arranges schedules and supervising the daily operation of the media center; Searches for standard reference materials, including online sources and the Internet, to answer questions; Analyzes requests to determine needed information, and assists in furnishing or locating that information; Teaches students to search for information using databases; Keeps records of circulation and materials; Budgets, plans, and maintains personnel records; Checks books in and out of the library; Explains the use of library facilities, resources, equipment, and services, and providing information about library policies; Reviews and evaluates resource materials in order to select and order print, audiovisual, and electronic resources within county guidelines; Codes, classifies, and catalogs books, publications, films, audiovisual aids, and other library materials based on subject matter or standard library classification systems; Locates unusual or unique information in response to specific requests.  Troubleshoots and performs minor maintenance and repairs of audio-visual equipment; Receives and responds to inquiries, requests for assistance, concerns and complaints in areas of responsibility; Performs general office work as necessary, including preparing reports and records, entering and retrieving computer data, copying and filing documents, sending and receiving faxes and e-mails, answering the telephone, ordering supplies and materials; Attends training, meetings, workshops and seminars as appropriate to enhance job knowledge and skills.
 
Job Requirements: 
Master's degree in School Library Media that included student teaching or a practicum from a program at an institute of higher education
OR
Master's degree from a program that would lead to State certification as a library media specialist or a comparable position as determined by the State Department of Education

OR
Equivalent requirements for Maryland State Department of Education certification as a Library Media Specialist.
 
In order to expedite the review of your background and credentials, please scan and attach the following documents to your online application:
 
Copy of your valid state teaching certificate in School Library Media (if applicable)
Copy of your transcripts
*Please note that original documents will need to be reviewed before an official offer of employment is extended.

To view our competitive benefits summary to apply online:  Visit www.americasclassroom.org.  Search “Media Specialist.”  Select apply.  Apply to position #IRC32947.

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request.
Please complete ALL sections and provide applicable details to ensure full consideration.

If you need assistance with submitting your application online, please contact the Welcome Center at Welcome.Center@pgcps.org it may take up to 48 hours to receive a response.

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Zena Boardley, PHR
Recruiting and Staffing Specialist
Sasscer Administration Building, Rm 111
14201 School Lane
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

301-952-6033 Direct
301-952-6476 Fax
zena.boardley@pgcps.org

Thanks,

Shari
Shari Blohm, Supervisor
Office of Library Media Services
http://sites.google.com/a/pgcps.org/office-of-library-media-services
Bonnie F. Johns Educational Media Center
8437 Landover Road
Landover, MD  20785
T:  301-386-8208
F:  301-925-2832
sblohm@pgcps.org

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