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Antioch University Seattle School Library Endorsement Program: Parent Advocacy

EDU 602 LIBM Program and Collection Management is a required course in the school library endorsement program of Antioch University Seattle

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Parents Furious Over NJ School Library Restrictions

Parents Furious Over NJ School Library Restrictions

Mahwah, NJ (Published Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018)

A library in the Mahwah School District only allows kids to check out books twice a month -- and it's causing an uproar in the community. Roseanne Colletti reports.

Parent Groups Support School Libraries

PSLA PTA Presentation

Your Child's School Library

Produced May 2019 by the  Australian School Library Assn.

Students Need School Libraries

"Is your child’s school library sick or ailing? Just a handful of parents are all it takes to get the ball rolling. Rally your school community to join you in being “that parent” that your kids need. This film will help you find the inspiration to fiercely protect your child’s education. Featuring author, Morris Gleitzman; teacher librarian, Amy Byrne; Nguru program outreach officer, Wayne Sloane; teacher librarian, Holly Godfree; and teacher librarian, Lori Korodaj. This is one of 17 short films made for the "Students Need School Libraries" campaign by three Year 12 media students at Lake Tuggeranong College, Australian Capital Territory. For the full details about the credits, please go to These films have an attribution, non-commercial Creative Commons license."

Articles to Use With Parents

Reaching Out to Parents & the Community