Libraries are essential spaces for learning together.
They provide opportunities to create new knowledge, connect with community resources, and enrich school learning.
Global Family Research Project
● Documents the policies, professional learning activities, and practices that enable libraries to be vital spaces for family engagement.
● Shapes policy conversations about strategies to promote family engagement by leveraging library assets and building public-private partnerships.
● Facilitates communities of practice and uses social media strategies to support libraries’ learning from each other’s successes and challenges.
Public Libraries: A Vital Space for Family Engagement
Libraries provide families a welcoming environment in which to learn, to connect with other parents, and to find other community resources that can help them thrive.continue reading