Smith SLS Regional Award
The person to be nominated exhibits leadership in
recognizing that the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery School
Library System is a central part of the total education
program in the BOCES District, and has an active
personal involvement in promoting that program.
Leadership is evidenced by:
• Encouraging professional
• Recognizing that libraries
are electronic doorways to the world.
• Recognizing that the School
Library System provides member schools with assistance
and support as they reach outward.
• Providing financial support
that allows for innovation by the HFM SLS Office.
• Demonstrating an interest in
the well-being and professional lives of the personnel
supported by HFM SLS.
• Enjoying, whenever possible,
the delights of libraries.
Because of the broad influence of HFM BOCES' SLS, it is
recognized that the nominee may come not only from HFM
BOCES or other academic communities but might also be
chosen from any walk of life, and should have had
influence over a number of years. Moreover, due to the
unique nature of the recipients of this award there may
be years when it will not be awarded.
Past Winners of the Ken Smith SLS Regional Award
Sharon Marie Perrella, Media Specialist, Northville Central
Patricia Maderic, Assistant Superintendent, HFM BOCES
Eleanor Reppenhagen, SLS Assistant Director, HFM BOCES
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