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Web Site of the Month | Teacher Librarian

Web Site of the Month | Teacher Librarian | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Check out the featured websites selected by Teacher Librarian columnist, Joanne Troutner,  troutner@mindspring.com. Volume 40 April 2013 Helping Students
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I would like to have a good look at these in my own time. Thanks to Scoopit! for a cool place to curate and aggragate info.

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Top Ten: Educational Tools for Tech Savvy Teachers

Top Ten: Educational Tools for Tech Savvy Teachers | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Having already looked at some of the top educational tools for students on the market, I’ve flipped the classroom and had a gander from the other side of the desk. Expected to turn up to every less...
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10 Ways To Start Using Skype In The Classroom - Edudemic

10 Ways To Start Using Skype In The Classroom - Edudemic | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Using Skype in the classroom shouldn't be a daunting task. In fact, it's a simple and effective education tool that not enough students get to try out!
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Five key roles for 21st-century school librarians | eSchool News

Five key roles for 21st-century school librarians | eSchool News | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Given the unprecedented quantity of information learners are exposed to, the librarian’s role is more important than ever. Librarians help all students gain access to, evaluate, ethically use, create, share, and synthesize information.

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10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship - Edudemic

10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship - Edudemic | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
YouTube has a firm place in the current classroom. From Khan Academy's videos to YouTube EDU and beyond, there's a reason all these videos are finding a home in schools. In an effort to help keep the

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, January 30, 2013 2:56 PM

add your insight...

 

Ness Crouch's curator insight, March 15, 2013 4:13 PM

This a great resource. I will be sharing this at school so we can decide if the lessons are suitable for our needs.

Catherine Smyth's comment, March 22, 2013 1:09 AM
We need more videos for teaching at university.
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10 Internet Use Tips for Teachers | Integrating Technology in the Primary Classroom

10 Internet Use Tips for Teachers | Integrating Technology in the Primary Classroom | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Last week I attended a presentation by former police officer and cyber safety expert, Susan McLean.
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The Groovy Librarian – Teaching in the 21st Century - 21st Century Teacher Librarian exploring the World of Web 2.0 and literature

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Tech Learning : 14 Ways K–12 Librarians Can Teach Social Media by Joyce Valenza

The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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ULearn - Karen Melhuish | Services to Schools

A great post from the Libraries and Learning blog on utilising "enablers and amplifiers" in technology (professional learning networks) to engage in reflective practice and shared conversations.  Includes useful links.  DW

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Curation and the Information Balancing Act

Curation and the Information Balancing Act | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
A while ago, I stopped using Twitter.  I also use Facebook, Google Reader, G+ (rarely), Instagram.  And I blog on occasion (duh, that’s what I’m currently writing and you’re rea...

 

Once you are active in your PLE, the next step can be to find balance. How much is enough, maximizing the benefit ratio to time expended.  One bloggers experience. DW

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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: How I use social media for my professional development

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: How I use social media for my professional development | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it

"So here it is. This my own attempt to outline my digital media learning experience, or at least part of it.

I’ll split this into 3 sections which I’ll call
Information in - This is how and where I find informationInformation processing - This is how I process, engage with and capture informationInformation out - This is how I share what I’ve learned or discovered"

Nik Peachey describes the tools he uses, and how he uses them.

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Highlight Web Pages, Share Your Notes | Annotary

Highlight Web Pages, Share Your Notes | Annotary | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it

This is a really useful tool to help develop your digital study skills. You can take notes and highlight specific parts of a web based text as you browse. You can sort your notes and links into collections and share these socially. Great tool.


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8 Ideas, 10 Guides, And 17 Tools For A Better Professional Learning Network

8 Ideas, 10 Guides, And 17 Tools For A Better Professional Learning Network | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Personal learning networks are a great way for educators to get connected with learning opportunities, access professional development resources, and to build camaraderie with other…...

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Thanks for sharing
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5 Brilliant ‘Design Your Own Game’ Websites for Students

5 Brilliant ‘Design Your Own Game’ Websites for Students | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Five 'design your own game' sites for creative students and learners to take gaming to a deeper level by creating and designing games them self.

Via Dennis T OConnor, Anna Goldfeder
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Taking gaming to the next level.

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Limitless Learning Limited's curator insight, April 21, 2013 8:41 AM

Websites targeted at different ages that allow students to modify or create games 

Hua Hoong Chia's curator insight, June 24, 2013 5:57 AM

Productive app for student to use.

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10 Tips for Digital Photo Editing & Fun | The Daring Librarian

10 Tips for Digital Photo Editing & Fun | The Daring Librarian | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
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Language Arts Podcasts

Language Arts Podcasts | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Listen to conversations with authors featured in Language Arts.

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Brandi Nicholauson's curator insight, February 10, 2013 1:53 PM

A great podcast about the need to represent LGBT views in your classroom / school through literature. 

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What Books Are 'Just Right' for the Young Reader? - Room for Debate

What Books Are 'Just Right' for the Young Reader? - Room for Debate | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it

How do you know the age at which to introduce children to certain books that might have


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200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Video Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites & More

200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Video Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites & More | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
Get free K-12 video lessons; mobile apps; audiobooks, ebooks and textbooks; foreign language lessons; test prep materials; and web resources!
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EdTech: 100 Tech Tools for Teachers and Students | DailyTekk

EdTech: 100 Tech Tools for Teachers and Students | DailyTekk | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it

 

- Random and Cool

- Tools for Teachers

- Tools for Students

- Integrate Mobile Devices

- Online Learning & eLearning

- Social Learning

- Test Prep

- Textbooks

- Games that Teach

- Miscellaneous / Others


Via Juhani Tapanainen, Timo Ilomäki, Felix Jacomino, Naomi Harm, James Stanforth, safaa mostafa, Juergen Wagner
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Twitter Style Book Review Lesson | The Daring Librarian

Twitter Style Book Review Lesson | The Daring Librarian | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it
“@cmt1: RT @kbkonnected: Twitter Style Book Review Lesson | The Daring Librarian http://t.co/SqhrkPp7 via @gwynethjones #eder679 #edelss...
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Collected - SLANZA

Collected - SLANZA | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it

Content curation tools should be part of your PLN, those you follow and those you create for personal use and for others.  Good stuff here from some authoritative sources.

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20 Essential Twitter Chats for the Library Crowd

Many Twitter chats exist for the literary and library world, and we've discovered 20 of the absolute best for librarians to check out.

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50 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | Edudemic

50 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | Edudemic | 21st Century School Librarianship | Scoop.it

"If you’ve been looking for a web 2.0 tool that helps you record audio, edit images, create schedules, or even power your entire school website … you’re in luck. Jane Hart of C4LPT has generously offered up the 50 web 2.0 tools that did NOT make the cut for her ‘best of 2011′ list."

 

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