Oregon Oregon Department of Education

Rule Rule 581-022-2340
Media Programs


(1)

School District Media Services: The school district shall provide a coordinated media program. The district shall:

(a)

Adopt Program goals for:

(A)

Media instruction for all grade levels; and

(B)

Support services.

(b)

Provide appropriate instructional facilities, materials, equipment, and services which support the school district, program and course goals;

(c)

Assign responsibilities to certificated media specialists and other personnel for the development, implementation, maintenance, and supervision of media services;

(d)

Organize media services and materials required for the achievement of district and building media program goals; and

(e)

Evaluate district and school media programs.

(2)

School Media Services: The school district shall provide in each school a media program consistent with district, program and course goals which:

(a)

Provides an organized media center with materials, equipment and services supervised by appropriate certificated personnel;

(b)

Identifies instructional activities designed to achieve media skills goals; and

(c)

Includes instruction that addresses the ability of each student to:

(A)

Locate and retrieve organized print and nonprint media;

(B)

Use media to record and express ideas and knowledge; and

(C)

Listen to, view, interpret and analyze media materials.

(3)

In determining whether the assignment of certificated media and other staff is appropriate, the following shall be considered:

(a)

The district, program and course goals of the media services program;

(b)

The number of schools, students and staff to be served;

(c)

The access students and staff have to media services defined in the media program;

(d)

The number, certification and training of personnel assigned to media program responsibilities including specialists, teachers and aides;

(e)

The extent to which staffing patterns vary from general statewide practice; and

(f)

The extent to which the media program enables students to attain instructional goals.
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