The Queensland School Library Association Inc. (QSLA) is committed to advocating for school libraries and emphasising their critical role within education. The work of the library staff goes far beyond just books. Library staff are vital to the development of students as lifelong learners.
Through the objectives of advocacy, communication, professional development and partnerships, QSLA aims to enhance and develop professional knowledge and skills amongst Queensland library staff and advocate the critical role these professionals play within the education sector.
2016 QSLA AWARD RECIPIENTS
Principal/Leader of the Year award
Principal Paula Goodwin - Our Lady’s College, Annerley
Queensland Teacher-librarian of the Year Award
Ms Narelle Keen, Teacher-Librarian – Pacific Lutheran College
Ms Debra McGhee, Teacher-Librarian - St Teresa's Catholic College
Highly Commended Teacher-librarian of the Year
Margy Heuschele, Teacher-Librarian - Concordia Lutheran College
QSLA Citation Award
University of Queensland Library Cyberschool
Brian Bahnisch Award
Mackay West State School, Slade Point State School, Mirani State School, Walkerston State School, Mackay North State School, Mackay State High School, St Mary's Catholic School, Mackay Christian College, Fitzgerald State School, Eimeo Road State School, Mackay Regional Council, Howling Mouse Graphic Design, Bunnings Paget, Woolworths Ooralea, RSL Pioneer-Fitzroy-Highlands District Branch