What is it?
Follett and Project Connect have developed a set of Professional Development opportunities for librarians and other educators called Microcredentials. These online courses promote innovative models of school libraries. They will help you cultivate powerful library and school leadership so you can address critical educational challenges with a future ready approach.
Who is this for?
They are ideal for administrators, school and district librarians, teachers and instructional coaches.
What do the courses cover?
Educational Leadership Course
FREE Mini Course-Introduction to School Leadership
How can you lead beyond the library?
Schools are seeking to innovate to develop future ready learners. With their unique perspective, librarians can offer strategic support by thinking, working and leading in unique ways. This introductory course explores the challenges and opportunities of educational leadership. Learners will discover new concepts and techniques to stretch their professional skills in exciting ways. Through individualized inquiry and work, they will develop strategies and insights to help them lead in their library and beyond.
Digital Citizenship Course
Micro-credential badge equivalent to 15 Clock Hours-$125 per person
How do you lead a digital citizenship initiative in your school or district?
Librarians must ensure schools are cultivating productive, safe and responsible members of a digital world. With this online course, you'll learn to model, teach and lead educators and students with a deeper value of digital citizenship, at your own pace. You will assess what you, your students and peers currently think about digital citizenship, evaluate current practices and create a plan to equip and lead your students and yourself to success in the digital age.