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    of Philadelphia.
    Please be advised that as of February 1, 2015, only 10 certified librarians remained in the SDP,
    2 serving students in high schools and 8 serving students in elementary schools,
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    At this time, APSL is no longer a functioning organization.
    Hopefully on this website you will find some inspiring actions to help support your local school library and certified school librarian.
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    Heinsdorf, M.S.L.S., N.B.C.F.N.B.C.T.
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    Thank you for your interest in the school libraries and certified librarians in the School District of Philadelphia.
    Please be advised that as of February 1, 2015, only 10 certified librarians remained in the SDP,
    2 serving students in high schools and 8 serving students in elementary schools,
    of a total 218 schools.
    At this time, APSL is no longer a functioning organization.
    Hopefully on this website you will find some inspiring actions to help support your local school library and certified school librarian.
    Carol W. Heinsdorf, M.S.L.S., N.B.C.F.
    APSL President, 2010-2012
    Webmaster

    If school libraries are too expensive, how much is the final cost of illiteracy?
    The Association of Philadelphia School Librarians (APSL)
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Thursday, November 13

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    Write a note of thanks to the Councilperson repeating your expectation that he/she will act on this school library issue, especially during the budget process. Look forward to meeting again with him/her in the spring (not going away!).
    Write a note of thanks to the Office Manager/Chief of Staff thanking for support/assistance/mediation, etc. Look forward to connecting again.
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Tuesday, March 25

  1. page home edited ... a certified librarian. APSL advocacy statement (pending Board approval): APSL's advocacy init…
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    a certified librarian.
    APSL advocacy statement (pending Board approval): APSL's advocacy initiatives focus upon having line items in the budget of every school in Pennsylvania for a certified librarian with clerical help and current and adequate resources for students, beginning in the School District of Philadelphia
    {DSCN6068a.jpg} Philadelphia City Councilman Bill Green with APSL President Carol Heinsdorf at a Meet & Greet, Campbell's Place Restaurant, May 16, 2012 Photo by J. Downing
    {PSIlogoFINAL.12.18.jpg} http://www.ischool.drexel.edu/slimscholars/about.html
    {IMG_0304.JPG} Janet Malloy, former president, and Magna Diaz, Corresponding Secretary at the PFT Labor Day Parade, 2009
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Thursday, October 31

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    Reform Proposal 3-9-11
    APSL School Library Reform Proposal
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    Fact Sheet--School Libraries in the SDP
    Fact Sheet: School Libraries in Philadelphia
    Revisions to numbers of certified librarians, as of June 30, 2013:
    Of 43 certified librarians, 13 retired, 8 laid off
    Revisions to numbers of certified librarians teaching as of September 1, 2013:
    16 certified librarians teaching in elementary schools
    4 certified librarians teaching in other areas of certification
    No certified librarians teaching in HSs
    October, 2013--certified librarian returned to each of Masterman and Central HSs due to $205,000 gift to SDP from anonymous donor, leaving 2 elementary schools without certified librarians that had them in September.

    {APSL Philly Library Fact rev3.pdf}
    ¾ of schools in the School District of Philadelphia do not have a library staffed by a certified school librarian.
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Sunday, November 11

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