Library Media Endorsement - Practicum Information

Professional experience: practica

The practicum classes are field–based, supervised, professional learning experiences that take place in a school library. These courses allow a student to obtain professional work experience while pursuing defined learning outcomes, testing theories and applying skills learned in other courses taken during the student's program.  Students will complete two practica:

  • LIB 561 School Library Practicum:  Elementary
  • LIB 562 School Library Practicum:  Secondary

Please begin by submitting the practicum application and by reading The Library Media Endorsement Handbook.pdf

You must be admitted to the program and have successfully completed LIB  534 Administration of the School Library. You must request a practicum by the due dates listed below. If you do not, your request will be delayed until the next term.

Practicum applications are due the term before you expect to register for the practicum.

  • Winter 2019 practicum - October 15, 2018
  • Spring 2019 practicum - January 15, 2019