Education & Digital Literacy Strategy (EDL)

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Your Classroom

We are recreating our entire city as a classroom for all. We want San José to be a place for every resident to learn, explore, connect, and grow!

Our Education and Digital Literacy Strategy helps us get there.

On This Page:

Our Impact

With support from City Council and the Mayor's Office, San José Public Library created a comprehensive strategy and implementation plan. This plan focuses on four main areas shown to be critical for student success.

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Early Education

Entering School Ready to Learn and Succeed


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Expanded Learning

Beyond the School Day


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College and Career

Graduating Ready for Post-Academic Success


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Digital Literacy

Access, Affordability, Adoption

How We Are Rooted

Education & Digital Literacy: How We Started

Learn about the foundations of our Education and Digital Literacy Strategy, including our mission, priorities, values, and partners.

Education & Digital Literacy: Policy & Governance

Education Policy for the City of San José and information on the Schools-City Collaborative.

Equity and Inclusion

You belong at the San José Public Library. We commit to providing a welcoming and safe environment for all. Learn more about how SJPL is building a better library for you.

Mission & Vision

San José Public Library enriches lives by fostering lifelong learning and by ensuring that every member of the community has access to a vast array of ideas and information.