About Ms. Land
My goal as SRAA’s school librarian is to assist students in learning through the use of technology and books, particularly, to impart a love of reading and an understanding of its importance to them. I sought out this profession because of a passion for books, for knowledge, and for learning; but it also incorporates everything I love about making and maintaining a space where individuals are encouraged to explore, to create, and to have fun.
As a school librarian, I have the power to show students how amazing learning can be. Being an educator in the library brings a great deal of flexibility and librarians are fortunate to be able to create programming that is as exciting and fun as it is educational. I strive to do this every day with my students.
In an increasingly digital world, I am also responsible for teaching my students how to navigate new technologies, assess the information they find, and use and share information ethically.
I will also gladly serve as a support to my teachers with my ability to help incorporate books and media into their lessons, provide professional development, and participate as a co-teacher through collaborative projects that will enhance student learning and understanding.