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Resources for educators to help students build 21st century information fluency
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: The Instagrok iPad App is Here

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: The Instagrok iPad App is Here | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

instaGrok has just released a free iPad app. The app combines the functionality of the web based version with interactivity to support learning on the touch screen. 

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Lee Hall's curator insight, February 17, 2014 9:49 AM

Students love the web based version and I think they will like the app too.

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Embrace Change in the New Year with Genius Hour

Embrace Change in the New Year with Genius Hour | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Genius Hour is a powerful movement popping up in classrooms across the world. The idea encourages students to explore their own passions and creativity.
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Class Badges to Promote Digital Literacy

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Class Badges to Promote Digital Literacy | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: The Hour of Code - Join the Movement

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Teaching like it's 2999: Google Chrome Tricks: Raising the [Omni] Bar

Teaching like it's 2999: Google Chrome Tricks: Raising the [Omni] Bar | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

If you aren't already using Google Chrome as your web browser, I strongly suggest you dig in and give it a try. In addition to ubiquitous access to your open tabs and bookmarks, there are also the excellentextensions and the omnipotent OmniBox.

 

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Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic

Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.
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Using Avatars to Teach Digital Citizenship - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - CE13, digital citizenship, Internet Safety, NETS

Using educationally appropriate online tools with students opens up a world of possibilities for engaging them in leaning experiences that incorporate the 4 C's; communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity.
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The SAMR Ladder Through the Lens of 21st Century Skills

The SAMR Ladder Through the Lens of 21st Century Skills | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
SAMR is a truly useful tool for helping teachers identify their current comfort zone in order to build expertise in designing efficient and effective student learning experiences. To reach higher l...
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LundTechIntegration's curator insight, September 8, 2013 5:47 PM

This is a great visual to help teachers understand the different levels of the SAMR model.  

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Global Virtual Classroom to Extend Classroom Walls

Global Virtual Classroom to Extend Classroom Walls | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

How will you go beyond the walls of your classroom this year? 

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Using SAMR to Teach Above the Line on GettingSmart Today

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Using SAMR to Teach Above the Line on GettingSmart Today | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

I have been digging deeper into SAMR to help educators embrace this tech integration model because it is simple, easy to gauge, and something to strive for. I hope you will read my post on GettingSmart.com to see the connections I've made and watch me walk a wiki project up and down the line.

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3 Way to Collect and Curate Genius Hour Content

3 Way to Collect and Curate Genius Hour Content | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Genius Hour provides educators with opportunities to introduce content curation to students to help them collect and organize information about ideas they are passionate about.
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A Must Have Poster on Digital Literacy ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Must Have Poster on Digital Literacy ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
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Kevin Akita's curator insight, December 26, 2013 2:16 PM

Love the idea that digital citizenship is part of the continuum of information and tech literacy.

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Nominated Best Individual Blog 2013 | The Edublog Awards

Nominated Best Individual Blog 2013 | The Edublog Awards | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
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8 Things Kids should Be Able to Do with Technology ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Things Kids should Be Able to Do with Technology ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
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Guido Bellotti's curator insight, November 25, 2013 12:19 PM

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Shona Whyte's curator insight, December 8, 2013 1:05 AM

Tasks not tools - the same message we try to send in language teacher training with respect to both pedagogical objectives and technology integration.

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3 Ways to Empower Common Core Writing

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Technology can be a powerful tool to facilitate Common Core writing and research and transform traditional writing assignments.
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Common Core Connections: Halloween Writing

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Common Core Connections: Halloween Writing | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
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10 Good Search Engines for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Good Search Engines for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Google search engine is definitely one of the most popular search engines out there and most of our students use it as their first choice. However, there are also some other alternatives worth trying out as well. Some of these search engines are even more specific and can render better search results. Check out some of the examples I selected for you below:

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Webinar: SAMR Through the Lens of 21st Century Skills

Webinar: SAMR Through the Lens of 21st Century Skills | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Please join me and @MyInfinitec for a free webinar on 10/15/13 at 4:00 PM CST.

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6 Tools for Connected Educators

6 Tools for Connected Educators | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Because it's hard to know where to begin to share, I decided to base my framework on the ideas of the work of Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach and Lani Ritter Hall, the authors of The Connected Educator, Learning and Leading in a Digital Age and some of the...
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Back to School with Google Docs

Back to School with Google Docs | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

oogle Docs is truly one of my favorite tools for teaching and learning because of the features it offers to support research, writing and collaboration in the 24/7 classroom. Here are some things to try with Google Docs as you make plans to use a little more tech and embrace change this school year.

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Digital Differentiation - QR Codes on the iPad

Digital Differentiation - QR Codes on the iPad | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Use QR codes to manage differentiated groups of students in a 1:1 learning environment

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Using SAMR to Teach Above the Line

Using SAMR to Teach Above the Line | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
The SAMR model is a useful tool for helping teachers think about their own tech use as they begin to make small shifts in the design and implementation of technology driven learning experiences t...
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