Alabama School Library Association
The 2017-2018 ASLA National Board Certification study group (Library Media) will meet at the Hoover Public Library on September 16 at 10am for new candidates. Second level candidates or renewals will meet on September 23 at the Hoover Public Library at 10am. Email Tywanna Burton or Sheikla Blount with questions.
Alabama Library Expo is in September! Register now! Monday, September 19 -- Daphne Tuesday, September 20 -- Montgomery Wednesday, September 21 -- Gardendale Thursday, September 22 -- Decatur
Connections with other Alabama Librarians
Access to up-to-date professional development
Advocacy at state and national level
Who we are.
Alabama School Library Association is a professional organization dedicated to the improvement of instruction through the utilization of media and technology. It provides a forum for school library media specialists, administrators, curriculum specialists, teachers, library media educators, graduate students, professional association leaders, and retired library media professionals to promote excellence in education in Alabama through effective school library media programs.
ASLA is the affiliate of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology, the American Association of School Librarians, and the Alabama Education Association.
If you are interested in joining ASLA as a member, please visit the "JOIN ASLA" link at the top
As a member of ASLA, you will have access to relevant professional development for school library media specialists.
ASLA collaborates with the Alabama State Department of Education, Alabama Library Association (ALLA), and other professional organizations to bring webinars and other professional development for school librarians across the state.
ASLA hosts the following professional development opportunties: