Today’s students use the media center for a variety of reasons including:
access to a professional information expert (Media Specialist) who can help tailor research topics and guide students toward quality, age-appropriate resources
collaborating on group work
accessing a variety of resources
a safe, non-distracting place to explore
a place to use a BYOT device and/or use school computing resources
a warm, inviting atmosphere
a place where information is discovered, created, and shared
While information can be obtained from virtually anywhere, the media center remains the only central location where new technologies can be combined with traditional information sources to support learning. In order for the media center is to continue its pivotal role in the learning experience, it is evolving to meet changing pedagogies and learning modes, and the ever-changing needs of students and teachers.
Research Tools on the Web
Remember The Old Fashioned Way Still Works!
RESEARCH PAPER TIPS
Committed to Excellence
The transformative learning experiences at Media Center @ The Branch are designed to help our students grow both in and out of the classroom. Established in 2000, The Media Center @ The Branch is located in Flowery Branch and reflects the vibrant energy of the area. Our passionate and skilled team members are here to help our students make an impact on the world. Are you ready to reach your potential? Join us!