21st Century Research and Information Fluency
3.2K views | +0 today
Follow
21st Century Research and Information Fluency
Resources for educators to help students build 21st century information fluency
Curated by Susan Oxnevad
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Explore - Wagon Wheel Project Toolkit

Explore - Wagon Wheel Project Toolkit | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

And now for a mouthful of EdTech...

I have been weaving together digital tools with the Common Core to design flexible student driven learning experiences that start out Above the Line, as defined by SAMR.

Good news! My digital toolkit is filled with great resources to tackle these design challenges. Do you have a digitalt toolkit of resources? Take a look at mind.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

The Teacher's Guide To Digital Citizenship - Edudemic

The Teacher's Guide To Digital Citizenship - Edudemic | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Digital citizenship is important to understand for today's students, staff, and teachers. Microsoft has just unveiled a free curriculum that gives great tips and ideas on teaching digital citizenship and creative content.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Mastery Connect - An Essential Tool for the CCSS

Mastery Connect - An Essential Tool for the CCSS | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Without a doubt, the most useful reference tool I use when planning CCSS aligned technology powered learning experiences is Common Core, by Mastery Connect.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Susan Oxnevad from Google Docs for Learning
Scoop.it!

Google Docs Research Template - A Stepping Stone

Google Docs Research Template - A Stepping Stone | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Earlier this year I designed a template to introduce teachers to the usefulness of using Google Presentation as a tool for research. The purpose of the template is for use as a starting point to help teachers plan and implement technology driven learning experiences that are fueled by Essential Questions and aligned to Common Core Standards.

more...
nihal abitiu's curator insight, June 17, 2013 6:06 AM

très intéressant pour les enseigants.

Tim Brook's curator insight, June 17, 2013 10:13 AM

...and did you know that in Chrome images can be added from a search page by dragging them to the presentation's tab and dropping them on the slide when it opens - superspeedy

Sandra Carswell's curator insight, June 19, 2013 7:29 AM

I tried the link to get a copy of the Google Presentation Research Template that is in this blog post. It was not found. I sent Susan a message so hopefully she will get the link corrected. 

Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

What Do We Actually Learn From Videos? | MindShift

What Do We Actually Learn From Videos? | MindShift | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
TED talkers are nothing if not fluent. Could it be that the effective presentation of the speakers in TED-style videos fools us into thinking we're learning more than we are?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Twitter - Powerful Bursts of Information

Twitter - Powerful Bursts of Information | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Twitter is a resource I often tap into. I am not a Twitter expert, nor do I utilize Twitter to it's greatest potential, but it is certainly one of mygo to tools when I'm looking to share and learn from the ideas of others.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

5 Ideas for the One iPad Classroom - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad -

5 Ideas for the One iPad Classroom - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
The introduction of iPads into our classrooms is certain to bring about many changes and bring about a significant amount of learning for all.
more...
kathymcdonough's curator insight, April 10, 2013 11:31 AM

I have a cart full of MacBook Airs, one iPad, and recently added 4 ipod Touches and Apple TV to my digital literacy classroom. The kids are doing amazing things!

Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Why Blog?

Why Blog? | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Why Teachers Should Consider Blogging

A blog is a journal that is filled with ideas, your ideas. It is flexible, visual and user friendly. A blog can be a tool for self-reflection. One who blogs as part of the regular workflow must dig deeper in order to explain. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Technology integration by design

Technology integration by design | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Over the past year, most of my time has been spent helping fellow teachers and school leaders to “think backwards.” And while it’s tempting to imagine this
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Susan Oxnevad from Appy Hour with Apps to Rock Your EdTech World
Scoop.it!

FREE App: Be Creative – Scribble My Story

FREE App: Be Creative – Scribble My Story | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Scribble My Story is a FREE creativity app targeted at kids age 3 to 7.  It is a book and art creation platform where kids can imagine, create, and share what they make with their parents....

Via Naomi Harm
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

7 Tips From Effective Teachers Who Use Technology - Edudemic

7 Tips From Effective Teachers Who Use Technology - Edudemic | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
So you've got an iPad or laptop. Now what? Here are some useful tips from effective teachers who use technology in their classrooms.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Techie Teacher: Happy Digital Learning Day!

Techie Teacher: Happy Digital Learning Day! | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Susan Oxnevad's insight:

In honor of Digital Learning Day, our department (Instructional Technology and Library Services in Adams 12 Five Star Schools) launched new online technology courses for teachers in our district and created a poster explaining digital literacy to display in our schools. How are you celebrating Digital Learning Day?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: SAMR - Teaching Above the Line

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: SAMR - Teaching Above the Line | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

For as long as I can remember I have been an advocate for helping teachers understand the stages of technology integration in order to effectively use tech as an efficient tool for learning...

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Explore, Learn, Contribute & Share: Wagon Wheel

Explore, Learn, Contribute & Share: Wagon Wheel | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Just having a bit of summer fun today sharing and collaborating about music. Please join us.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Open School ePortfolio for Authentic Assessment

Open School ePortfolio for Authentic Assessment | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Open School ePortfolio is a free and user friendly CoolTool designed to help teachers and students easily manage the portfolio process. Teachers can create projects that can be assigned to specific groups of students for differentiation.  When creating projects, there is an option to create a grading rubric that includes drop down menus with CCSS Standards for ELA and math.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

To Get Students Invested, Involve Them in Decisions Big and Small | MindShift

To Get Students Invested, Involve Them in Decisions Big and Small | MindShift | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
It can be amazing and illuminating, once this door is opened, to see and hear the myriad ways that students understand learning and engagement.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Digital Learning: The Next Intelligence?

Digital Learning: The Next  Intelligence? | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

There are students in our classrooms that have an innate and seamless existence with technology. They search, connect and respond to a global online community. They network and forge relationships through a web-wired world. They are digitally intelligent in ways that did not exist twenty years ago.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Critical Friends: The Benefits of Instructional Coaches

Critical Friends: The Benefits of Instructional Coaches | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Instructional coaches can have an invaluable impact on how educators engage their students in learning every day.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

3 Engaging Note-Taking Apps

3 Engaging Note-Taking Apps | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

As a teacher and life-long learner, I take a lot of notes! One of the best changes for me has been taking notes on my iPad because now I often find myself having fun trying to create attractive and useful notes. The note-taking process keeps me amused during meetings and the task keeps me challenged and attentive as I try to draw and explain the ideas being shared.

 

 

 

more...
Jill Martin's curator insight, September 10, 2014 8:18 PM

love how the notes are also visual

Rescooped by Susan Oxnevad from Appy Hour with Apps to Rock Your EdTech World
Scoop.it!

SCVNGR

Play SCVNGR! It's a game all about going places, doing challenges and earning points.

Via Naomi Harm
more...
Naomi Harm's curator insight, February 10, 2013 10:39 AM
An App for Digital Scavenger Hunts
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

Susan Oxnevad: Google Docs for Learning

Susan Oxnevad: Google Docs for Learning | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it

Use Google Docs as a tool for combining research, multimedia, writing and collaboration. #ccss

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

How to Effectively Use Twitter as a Job Search Resource

How to Effectively Use Twitter as a Job Search Resource | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
Check out the recap of NPR and Twitter's live chat about how to use Twitter as a job search resource.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Susan Oxnevad
Scoop.it!

A Guide to Involving Parents in Your Class Blog | Primary Tech

A Guide to Involving Parents in Your Class Blog | Primary Tech | 21st Century Research and Information Fluency | Scoop.it
This is an update of some of the posts I've written in the past about getting parents involved in blogging. About parents and blogs One of the many
more...
No comment yet.