UAE school librarian of the year wins trip to London

Ten standout UAE school librarians were recognized at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature for their creative efforts in developing a love for reading among students.

Sheila Seiler from GEMS World Academy Abu Dhabi was awarded the inaugural Librarian of the Year, winning a fully paid trip to the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter and an AED 2,000 voucher for library books.

The new award was created to recognise the importance of librarians and their role in student achievement, and on developing positive and balanced personalities.

The winners were selected from more than 100 nominated school librarians.

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