Collaboration, leadership, and technology themes run throughout the program. The program offers two tracks for those interested in becoming a school librarian – Track 1 for candidates who possess a valid Virginia Collegiate Professional License or equivalent from another state and wish to add the endorsement and Track 2 for candidates who wish to pursue initial licensure as a school librarian
School Librarianship Professional Endorsement
Designed for individuals with a valid Virginia Collegiate Professional License or equivalent from another state who want to be eligible to add an endorsement for Library Media preK-12 without obtaining a Master’s degree.
Prepare to meet the varied roles required of a school librarian in the 21st century – the roles of instructional partner, teacher, information specialist, leader and program administrator.
Prepare for professional leadership roles in a variety of public service fields in courses that include:
- Research Design
- Educational Leadership
- School Personnel Administration
- School Law