The English Montreal School Board has announced that the deeds of establishment of three east-end schools will be revoked at the conclusion of the 2019-20 academic year.
In a bright, airy space in Nesbitt Elementary School in Rosemount is the library, framed between pale blue walls and windows letting light in on three sides. Short stacks hold books at a height easily accessible by the elementary school-age children. There is a shift towards making the library space into a Library Learning Commons.
On the eve of Kindergarten Registration Week (February 3 to 7), the English Montreal School Board (EMSB) today presented its newest initiatives for library transformation at a press conference called “EMSB Libraries: Your Space to Explore.”