Examine their unique institutional and instructional contexts and the possibilities and constraints these contexts present for their pedagogical work. Subject-specifc information literacy documents are under review and revision to reflect the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. Assignment. Don't take our word for it. See what participants are saying! Jenny also collaborates with students and faculty in the departments of Communication Studies, English, Media Studies, and Women's and Gender Studies in her role as a liaison librarian. Ready to host this workshop at your institution? The ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education - with its emphasis on self-reflective and lifelong learning and on conceptual understandings about information, research, and scholarship and encouraging - has prompted many librarians to consider their teaching practices from fresh angles, as they explore their evolving instructional roles within and beyond the library classroom. To schedule a workshop, contact Chase Ollis at collis@ala.org or (312) 280-2521. Teaching Threshold Concepts in Information Literacy: applying the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy in Higher Education.. March 10, 2016. Thank you! To schedule a workshop, please contact Chase Ollis at collis@ala.org or (312) 280-2521. Neither ACRL nor American Library Association is responsible for translation errors. ", "This made the Framework real and applicable for me. Brittney holds a Master of Science in Cognitive Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master in the Art of Teaching in Education from the University of Alaska - Southeast. Kate holds a Master’s in Library Science from Southern Connecticut State University. She also coordinates the information literacy instruction program, which includes training and professional development for librarians and interns. The Sandbox is a place of discovery and sharing of information literacy resources related to the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. Learn more about Lindsay in her, Kim Pittman is the Information Literacy and Assessment Librarian at the University of Minnesota Duluth, where she coordinates the library’s instruction program, leads assessment efforts, and teaches a first-year seminar course. The ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Toolkit was initially launched in 2017 by the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Advisory Board to support professional use and understanding of the Framework.. Samantha’s research focuses on the Framework as well as information literacy instruction and assessment, and she is co-editor of, Brittney Johnson is the Digital Literacy Program Coordinator at Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, where she develops curriculum for and coordinates the Digital Foundations Certificate Program. Lindsay holds a Master of Arts in Learning Technology with a certificate in e-learning from the University of St. Thomas, and a Master's in Library and Information Science from Dominican University in River Forest, IL. 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