California Audit Released
On November 17, 2016, the California State Auditor released a report recommending, among other measures, that the Legislature should define the minimum level of and types of library services that schools must provide.
2017 State Conference
February 2 – 5, 2017
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sonoma Wine Country
One Doubletree Drive
Rohnert Park, California 94928Learn More
CSLA Southern Region partnered with the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) in collaboration with American Library Association’s Office for Library Advocacy (OLA) to offer a comprehensive workshop on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) during the Fall Workshop on October 8, 2016. Learn More about ESSA and how you can contribute.
navigating the future, now
This workshop was held on October 08, 2016, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Hilton Woodland Hills/Los Angeles Hotel
6360 Canoga Avenue, Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Presentation materials from the workshop are available by clicking Learn MoreLearn More
IASL’s 46th Annual International Conference will be held at California State University Long Beach on August 4-8, 2017
School Library Services Are the Focus of Audit Request
State Senator Tony Mendoza requested the audit to determine whether California’s K-12 schools are providing statutorily-required library services to the state’s school children.Learn More
Curriculum Help Now Available
Access the archives for the three-part webinar series on how teacher librarians can help implement the ELA, math, and science common core state standards.
Webinars provided by CSLA Curriculum and Standards Integration Committee.
CSLA Advocacy Film
Watch and share CSLA’s new film about what teacher librarians do and why students and schools need them.Watch the Film
Authors for California School Libraries
8000:1 is the ratio of students to credentialed librarians in California, while the national average is 800:1. Authors’ impromptu reactions to this statistic were filmed at public events.Watch Authors Support CA School Libraries
The California School Library Association is an organization of teacher librarians, classroom teachers, paraprofessionals, district, and county coordinators of curriculum, media and technology, and others committed to enriching student learning through school libraries. CSLA is an affiliate of the American Association of School Librarians.”