Library Mission & Vision

Mission Statement & Vision

 

The mission of Cherokee Elementary Library Media Center is to empower learners through intellectual growth, confidence, and accessibility to explore information and acquire knowledge to become life-long learners.

 

Vision: Cherokee Elementary Library Media Center seeks to be the hub of the school by providing a wealth of resources to enhance teaching and learning in a caring, engaging, and encouraging environment.  The library media specialist aspires to plant the seed of wonder and love of reading through the acquisition of books, technology, and information resources that support learning.  This vision can be achieved through authentic learning experiences, where teachers collaborate with the media specialist to engage and enlighten students through learning opportunities that include inquiry and social interaction.  The library media specialist hopes to instill learners with skills such as critical thinking, information technology, teamwork and  creativity to help them succeed in our ever-changing society.

Ellen Nelson

School Librarian