Advancing the Learning Community: Exemplar F3

Standard: Advancing the Learning Community to Achieve School Goals

Theme: District Administration and Consultant Collaborative Role

Growth Phase: Established

Growth Indicator: District administration and library consultants collaborate with other specialist consultants to ensure that all disciplines utilize the LLC.


See It In Action




A technology support teacher with Waterloo Region District School Board, Ontario, recommends best reviewed apps for student learning.

Watt, Susan. (2014). Some of the BEST web 2.0 apps for the classroom.



See It In Action




A provincial professional development consortia (Alberta) offers a series of webinars on learning commons transformation led by a teacher-librarian consultant.

Shantz-Keresztes, Linda. (2014). Learning commons/library programs webinars. Calgary Regional Consortium.



See It In Action




A school board in Calgary, Alberta, documents schools transforming to a learning commons in a project sponsored by Education Matters, a charitable trust that funds innovative public enhancement programs to help elementary and secondary students excel and enrich their learning experiences.

Calgary Board of Education. (2013). Library 2 learning commons. Calgary Board of Education.