A Library Media Technology Specialist: What?
We promote the joy of reading, learning, creating, collaborating, and researching.
We work with students, staff, families, and community members to partner, collaborate, promote, and facilitate access to information in a wide variety of formats.
We instruct how to acquire, evaluate, and use information and technology, and introduce literature and resources to help learners participate in our global society as lifelong readers and learners, critical thinkers, skillful researchers, and safe, ethical users and producers of information. (American Library Association).
Color: red and yellow
Food: fried shrimp and hush puppies
Favorite place to be: with my family
Favorite book: Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie and the Harry Potter series by JK Rowling
Favorite subjects: science, writing, and reading
Where I want to travel: Alaska and Machu Picchu, Peru, but really all over the world
What I am learning: Spanish, Roller Derby, and more about Policy
I went to college at Wingate University in Wingate North Carolina. I went to graduate school at the University of South Carolina, Columbia. I got my School Library Media License at University of Wisconsin Whitewater. Ask me how I did it!