The text for this bookstudy is The Collaboration Handbook by Toni Buzzeo.
Buzzeo has written the seminal work on collaboration. This concise, heavy-duty, power-packed volume is filled with the information teachers, librarians, and administrators need to increase levels of collaboration in their schools in order to increase student learning and achievement. Buzzeo gives readers the why, the how, and the inspiration to build and enhance collaboration in every school. Data-based analysis is a key component of this handbook which is designed to be used by teachers and librarians wherever they are on the collaboration continuum.
Although the course is divided by topic, this book study requires weekly readings and participation via discussion which will help guide Library Media Specialists raise the level of collaboration and achievement in their school by introducing tools and strategies to move from isolation to true collaboration.