WELCOME!The misison of the Pond Gap Library is to create a community of learners. We will promote a love love of reading. We strive to teach students to be effective users of information to cultivate a spirit of inquiry and to encourage lifelong learners.
Michelle BroylesLibrary Media Specialist1401 Hollywood DriveKnoxville, TN 37909865-909-9045
Media Specialists BeliefsWe believe the Library Media Specialist will:
- Promote a love of reading.
- Create a safe and inviting environment for all learners. Cultivate a spirit of inquiry.
- Collect a rich variety of resources to support the needs of each learner.
- Provide equitable information access to all learners.
- Teach learners:
- To access information efficiently for a variety of purposes.
- To evaluate and discern among information sources.
- To use information critically, effectively, and ethically.
- Collaborate with students and teachers to decide the best methods for creating and sharing information.
- Integrate services with the school’s mission and goals.
- Model lifelong learning by engaging in relevant and sustained professional development.