IS 542 Research and Inquiry for Youth

This course is designed to prepare school librarians to serve as instructional leaders in their learning communities, positioned to transform teaching and learning in order to ensure students are college, career, and community ready. Participants will develop strategies and practices to support the school's curriculum through the roles of instructional partner, information specialist, and teacher. The school librarian has a leadership role in designing authentic learning activities in research and guided inquiry to prepare students in both the process and attitudes necessary to identify and meet their own lifelong information needs.

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2020

    • IS542AO - Research and Inquiry for Youth
      Thu, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Online
      Graduate student questions may be sent to ischool-advising@illinois.edu
      Instructor
      Ruth Shasteen
      CRN
      73172
      Length
      16 weeks

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).