School Libraries

Please note: The Maine Department of Education School Library/ Technology Integration Coordinator position remains unfilled at this time.

Generate a list of school librarians and ed techs using the DoE's NEO tool.

Advocacy- tools to help you make the case for your school library

Continuing Education - find out about upcoming meetings, workshops and webinars

Teaching Resources - links to help you tie your library program to learning objectives

Technology - help for automation, ereaders

Standards- state and national standards and laws related to school libraries

Grants for School Libraries

Perloff Family Foundation - A Maine-based foundation offering grants to enable teachers to be educational innovators who are committed to planning, risk taking and achieving timely results.

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) - resources for school librarians from AASL

Edutopia- Get a roundup of educational grants, contests, awards, free toolkits, and classroom guides aimed at helping students, classrooms, schools, and communities. Check this page weekly to get the latest updates!