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.
QSLA Awards - Nominations are now open for 2016!
This is our biennial year once more, and that means it's time to recognise and encourage outstanding contributions and promote the profession of teacher-librarianship. Why not nominate someone near you who deserves a 'pat on the back' and is making a difference in our profession.
There are 4 awards to be granted in 2016 including QSLA Citation, Brian Bahnisch, Queensland Teacher-Librarian of the Year and Queensland Principal / School Leader. All forms can be downloaded from our Awards page.
The closing date for submission of your nomination is COB Friday 2 September 2016. Please send all completed nomination forms and enquiries to the Secretariat.
The awards will be presented as part of the Creating Future Libraries Conference on Monday 17 October in Brisbane. Let's make 2016 a memorable year to celebrate.