Mission of KISD and Texas School Libraries
The mission of the KISD school library program and school librarian is to ensure that students, teachers, administrators, and staff are effective users of ideas and information.
This mission is accomplished by:
Providing intellectual and physical access to materials in all formats;
Providing instruction to foster competence and stimulate interest in reading, viewing, and using information and ideas;
Collaborating with other educators to plan, design, teach, and evaluate information literacy learning experiences to meet the needs of all students; Demonstrating effective leadership strategies in the administration of the program and in making connections to the broader learning community.
Adapted from: Information Power: Building Partnerships for Learning. Copyright © 1998. American Library Association and Association for Educational Communications and Technology.