The mission of the American Association of School Librarians is to advocate excellence, facilitate change, and develop leaders in the school library field.
The ALA Constitution states the purpose of ALA as, “The object of the American Library Association shall be to promote library service and librarianship.” The stated mission is, “To provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to enhance learning and ensure access to information for all.” ALA provides a searchable database of ALA Accredited MLS programs.
The Independent School Liaison serves as a communications channel between the NCSLMA Board and the independent/private school membership. The Liaison also promotes opportunities for networking and professional development for independent/private school members.
NCDPI's mission is to provide leadership and support to educators across the State of North Carolina to build and reinforce the Common Core State Standards and North Carolina Essential Standards, to implement the North Carolina State Board of Education goals, and to inform, clarify and disseminate state and federal policies and laws.
The Division of Digital Teaching and Learning supports the Mission and Goals of the State Board of Education by providing support services and technology and instructional resources to public schools of North Carolina. These services and resources include
The mission of NCTIES is to provide leadership in educational communications and technology by linking all who hold a common interest in the use of educational technology and its application to the learning process.
State Library of North Carolina
The State Library of North Carolina envisions a future in which all North Carolinians have access to exceptional library services and to the information resources they need to achieve their personal, educational, and professional goals.