MEA partners with MAME

Since 2003, Michigan has experienced the highest loss of certified school librarians in the country. With numbers dropping from 1,429 in 2003 to 531 in 2013—a 63 percent loss—Michigan now ranks 46th in the country with one certified working school librarian for every 2,494 students versus the national average of one school librarian for every 1,085 students.