Transformative Inquiry: Librarian & Teacher Collaborations

We talk about using inquiry daily, but how often is our instruction actually transformed by putting inquiry at the center? Hear the basics about Guided Inquiry Design and see how it transformed a collaborative unit into one where the students took total ownership of their learning. Learn strategies to increase collaboration with classroom teachers and have them coming back for more, all while improving student engagement and achievement.


  • Lucy S. Green, Professor, University of South Carolina
  • Heather Thore, Library Media Specialist, Robert Anderson Middle School
  • Carol Cornell, English Teacher, Ace Academy-Anderson School District Five
  • Leslie K. Maniotes, Teacher Effectiveness Coach, Author, Consultant, Denver Public Schools