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July 13 3A: Aligning the RI School Library Curriculum Guide to the New RI Core Standards

Day 1 Summer Conference 2021

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Mary Moen is an Assistant Professor and Coordinator of the School Library Media program in the Graduate School of Library and Information Studies at the University of Rhode Island. She is on the Advisory Board for RILINK and participates in advocacy for school libraries.

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Marianne Mirando


Marianne Mirando received her undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto, her teaching certification from D’Youville College, and her MLIS from URI. She is a certified Library Media Smart Librarian (through URI GLIS) and a Common Sense Educator. Marianne has been a librarian at Westerly High School for twenty years and still enjoys the changes and challenges offered by her profession. Best practice for teaching information fluency skills has been a pre-occupation for the past several years and the decline in reading is becoming a renewed focus as well.

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