Maria José Vitorino, Portugal, Literacy, School Libraries
Certified teacher since 1978. Certified librarian (LIS) since 1990. Professional's trainer since 1982. Working on reading promotion since 1973, and within school libraries/media education and literacy field since 1980.
Portugal's School Libraries Network adviser since 1998. Master on Education and Reading (2006). IASL School Librarianship Award (2009). Associations volontary member: ENSIL (Board), IASL, BAD (Ex-Board), THEKA (Board)
Literacy agenda, with a special concern on school libraries development. Mainly portuguese posting, also using spanish, english, french and italian sources. ALFINete meaning ALFIN (information literacy in spanish) and web (Net for Internet).
Theme: information literacy, literacy, reading, critical thinking, school libraries, brazil