LASL (Louisiana Association of School Librarians)

(for more information on LASL section of LLA go to LASL's webpage)

Purpose:
Provides leadership for the school library media specialist and stimulates personal and professional growth; sponsors continuing education activities and workshops; promotes communication among school library media specialists and encourages participation in LLA.

Officers:
Chair; First Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect; Second Vice-Chair/First Vice Chair-Elect; Secretary; Parliamentarian (appointed).

Standing Committees:
Constitution, Bylaws and Official Policy; Continuing Education; (Sue) Hefley Educator of the Year Award; Legislative; Membership; Nominating; Projects; Standards; Student Relations.

Awards:
Sue Hefley Educator of the Year Award - recognizes the outstanding contributions of non-librarian Louisiana educators to school libraries within Louisiana.

School Library Media Specialist Award - recognizes the outstanding contributions of school library media specialists within Louisiana.

Publications:
LASL Newsletter, published three times a year, is the official newsletter of the section.

Activities: