Mission Statement and Goals

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Mission Statement and Goals

 

Mission Statement

The E.H. Slaybaugh Elementary School Library Media Center reflects the goals and philosophy of the Egg Harbor Township School District and advocates the concept of intellectual freedom. The library media center exists to implement, enrich, and support the educational program of the school, and to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information. It is a safe and friendly environment that promotes reading, research and good citizenship.

Goals for the School Library Media Center

  • To promote reading
  • To teach information literacy skills
  • Evaluate information from different sources
  • Provide a safe and comfortable environment that's conducive to learning
  • Help each child grow to his or her fullest potential