Why do strategic planning? What difference do vision & mission statements make? You have a plan in your head, why bother with written policies? In this session, you willlearn authentic tools that will allow you to brag about your forward looking library collection, digital tools and teaching style. Attendees will evaluate and analyze their current program, applying tools from AASL Empowering Learners: Guidelines for School Library Programs to reenergize their school library program.