K-12 Library Media Services is supported by a distributed leadership model that provides compensation to school-based media coordinators to serve as Media Leads to support and lead the media coordinators within the school district.
This role of the Media Lead is to promote and empower the media coordinators and media programs in our schools. They each lead a cohort and provide onboarding, mentorship, and ongoing training opportunities.
The Media Leads for the 2021-22 school year are:
Early Start Elementary Cohort: Bethesda, Fayetteville St., Mangum, WG Pearson, Club Boulevard, Holt, Merrick Moore, Sandy Ridge, Creekside, Lakewood, Oak Grove, Spring Valley, EasleyLittle River, Parkwood, George Watts
Late Start Elementary Cohort: Burton, Glenn, Pearsontown, Southwest, Eastway, Hillandale, EK Powe, CC Spaulding, Eno Valley, Hope Valley, RN Harris, Forest View, Morehead, YE Smith
Jenny Umbarger, Rogers-Herr Middle School (email@example.com)
Middle School Cohort: Brogden, Lakewood Montessori Middle, Neal, Carrington, Lowe’s Grove, Rogers-Herr, Githens, Lucas, Shepard
Kim Gugino, Durham School of the Arts (firstname.lastname@example.org)
High School Cohort: Durham School of the Arts, Early College, City of Medicine Academy, Northern, School for Creative Studies, Hillside, Riverside, Hospital School, Jordan, Southern, Lakeview
A list of media coordinators, school instructional technology facilitators, and technology champions is available on the DLT site accessible through the DPS Central Services site in Canvas.