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The mission of the Ohio Educational Library Media Association is to meet the needs of Ohio’s learners as we advocate for and provide professional development to school librarians.

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On June 17, Frank Baker joined school librarians and teachers at Hilliard Horizon Elementary School.  At the full-day workshop, Frank provided us with tons of resources that participants could then use as they created their media literacy lesson plans.  Liz Deskins was on hand to guide us through the AASL...
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The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has released a study that  reports that just 17 percent of college programs "prepare students to teach reading using  "fundamental components of reading instruction."    Are teaching colleges too lenient in their admissions criteria and graduating teachers ill prepared to teach subjects like reading, math and science?  Read...
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OELMA -Strategic Plan

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  From noon on Thursday, June 12 through noon, Friday, June 13, members of the OELMA Board and guests will meet in Cincinnati to re-examine the OELMA strategic plan (http://www.oelma.org/about-oelma/strategic-plan).  The most common definition of strategic planning is “a systematic process of envisioning a desired future, and translating this vision...
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Common Core Curriculum Tools just NOT Ready!

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The NPR Education Blog , How Education Happens, featured an article called "The Common Core Curriculum Void" by Cory Turner. Pofessor William Schmidt runs Michigan State's Center for the Study of Curriculum. His team has analyzed some 700 math books — many with that gold seal — to see just how...
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2014 OELMA Conference Update!

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As the school year unwinds, and we begin to make plans for a sunny and hopefully relaxing summer, I wanted to take a minute and give a quick conference update! The conference committee has been working hard to plan a conference that you DO NOT want to miss! Our theme...
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OELMA President, S. Yutzey is on the panel. The Sound of Ideas: ‘5 of 8’ School Rule Challenged http://t.co/GJn7gZfEP7

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Dodd's amendment to 3301-35-05 credentialed staff without discrimination to include sexual orientation goes down 12 to 7

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Postpone for 90 days what's the vote? 4 yes; 14 no; 1 abstention

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Wagner no public discussion on the 3301-35-05 amendment proposed that's why I'm asking for postponement for 90 days.

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A.J. Wagner asks to postpone the motion for 90 days; Jacobs seconds

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Rudduck amendment to 3301-35-05 14 yes, 5 no

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Oakar I think we have unfinished business