Standards of professional excellence for teacher librarians


AITSL and the University of Melbourne Expert Evaluation team are pleased to share the baseline implementation findings from the 2013 Evaluation activities – the National Forum and National Survey.

Some highlights from Survey responses – Initial analysis shows that amongst educators:
§  self-reflection and discussion with colleagues are commonly reported uses of the Standards
§  an average of:
o    70% of stakeholders reported knowledge of the Standards
o    61% of teachers, school leaders and teacher educators reported use of the Standards in their practice
o    74% reported opportunity to use the Standards in the next six months
o    78% reported they intend to use the Standards in the next six months.

For elaboration on these findings –  Interim Report on Baseline Implementation 2013 Key Findings – go to

You are receiving this email as the head of an education body and/or as member of an AITSL committee or network and/or because of your involvement to date with the Evaluation project. It would be greatly appreciated if you could distribute the report amongst your networks.

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