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Curation: Scoop those slides! Scoop.it | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Curation starts with great content. It\'s the impulse you had as a teenager when you discovered a song you instantly loved and rushed to your friends to make them listen to it. Or the awesome article you just have to share.

 

So today, we’re happy to announce our integration with SlideShare. It will make it easier than ever to curate presentations...

 

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Tweet from @KyleneBeers

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A1 Critical literacy practice is requiring that kids read.Recent study how little this is required. #engsschat pic.twitter.com/wz73G2LLhs
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50 Great Teachers: Socrates, The Ancient World's Teaching Superstar - Alabama Public Radio

50 Great Teachers: Socrates, The Ancient World's Teaching Superstar - Alabama Public Radio | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Today, NPR Ed kicks off a yearlong series: 50 Great Teachers. We're starting this celebration of teaching with Socrates, the superstar teacher of the
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It’s a Mistake Not to Use Mistakes as Part of the Learning Process

It’s a Mistake Not to Use Mistakes as Part of the Learning Process | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
I recently heard a TED talk from Brian Goldman, a doctor who admits to having made mistakes. In very emotional language, he describes some costly emergency room mistakes, and then makes a strong case for changing the way that the medical profession addresses such things. He believes that medicine will improve if doctors are free to discuss their mistakes, without judgment, allowing them to learn from each other. But, he continued, because doctors are judged by mistakes, they are too afraid to di

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4 Ways to Encourage a Growth Mindset in the Classroom

4 Ways to Encourage a Growth Mindset in the Classroom | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Contrary to popular belief, high achievement isn’t merely a product of talent and ability.In fact, our internal beliefs about our own abilities, skills, and potential actually fuel behavioral patterns and predict success. Leading Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck argues that the pivotal quality sepa

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1. Think about setting achievable micro-goals to encourage students’ consistent, incremental progress.

2. When students succeed, praise their efforts and strategies as opposed to their intelligence.

3. Help students focus on and value the process of learning.

4. Design classroom activities that involve cooperative--rather than competitive or individualistic--work.

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21st Century Fluencies

21st Century Fluencies | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The 21st Century Fluencies are not about hardware, they are about headware and heartware. We need to move our thinking beyond our primary focus on traditional literacy to an additional set of 21st-...

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I prefer to call them 'skills' but good overview

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Analogy & Verbal Reasoning Tests | WordMasters Challenge

Analogy & Verbal Reasoning Tests | WordMasters Challenge | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
WordMasters Challenge helps improve vocabulary skills for students in grades 3-8. Enroll your classroom today to begin learning and competing.
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#11: Will Richardson, a conversation about social media, technology, and learning.

#11: Will Richardson, a conversation about social media, technology, and learning. | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

 Will Richardson is a world renowned speaker, presenter, and educator who focuses on rethinking and transforming education. Will shares his thoughts on how to support students' learning to maximize the opportunities that are available to students today.

 

To learn more about Will Richardson check out his website: willrichardson.com


The website has many resources, books, and TED talks.
Modern Learners Website
Will's Twitter is: https://twitter.com/willrich45

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Upgrade your KWL Chart to the 21st Century

Upgrade your KWL Chart to the 21st Century | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

One of the take aways from the Curriculum Mapping Institute this past week was that it brought an upgrade to THE trusted KWL (Know, What to Know and Learned) Chart to the forefront. It seems a no b...


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American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn't Exist | WIRED

American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn't Exist | WIRED | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Being dumb in the existing educational system is bad enough. Failing to create a new way of learning adapted to contemporary circumstances might be a national disaster.
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Why your seating plan could be the key to better learning - Education - TES News

Why your seating plan could be the key to better learning - Education - TES News | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Breaking education news about schools and further education. Find leading opinion, podcasts, comment and analysis on education from TES News
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162. SIR KEN ROBINSON: Full body education

162. SIR KEN ROBINSON: Full body education | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Sir Ken Robinson is a leading authority on education and creativity. A former professor of education, he now advises governments and businesses around the world and is one of the most sought-after ...
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More Than ABCs: Building the Critical Thinking Skills Your Child Needs for Literacy Success

More Than ABCs: Building the Critical Thinking Skills Your Child Needs for Literacy Success | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
To truly understand a story, your child needs to go beyond the words and pictures on the page and use her critical thinking skills.
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Why Comics Are More Important Than Ever - Huffington Post

Why Comics Are More Important Than Ever - Huffington Post | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
For more than a century, comics have demonstrated a form of communication that marries the linear sequence of typography with the global perception of an internet-like matrix of simultaneous parts....
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News Literacy

News Literacy | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
“News literacy is the acquisition of 21st-century, critical-thinking skills for analyzing and judging the reliability of news and information, differentiating among facts, opinions and assertions in the media we consume, create and distribute.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 9 Interesting Tips A Parent Can Help With Reading

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 9 Interesting Tips A Parent Can Help With Reading | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Teachers: Finding Appreciation at Work

Teachers: Finding Appreciation at Work | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The daily demands on teachers can be intense and incredibly taxing yet acknowledgement of all the hard work can work wonders for helping with stress management.

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Conversations in Literacy: Guided Reading Teacher Basket

Conversations in Literacy: Guided Reading Teacher Basket | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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If you use guided reading, these are great, practical tips.
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Free Danielson Group Webinar: The Framework for Teaching and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy

Free Danielson Group Webinar: The Framework for Teaching and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Understand the ways in which the Framework for Teaching aligns with Culturally Responsive Pedagogy.
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What Reflects a Great School? Not Test Scores - Education Week News

What Reflects a Great School? Not Test Scores - Education Week News | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Regie Routman argues that good assessment results can be fleeting, but good leadership never is.
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How to use Grainne Conole's 7Cs of Learning Design

How to use Grainne Conole's 7Cs of Learning Design | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
From E-Learning V Fig.1. Grainne Conole's 7s of Learning Design  7Cs is an OU with OU Learning Design Initiative with JISC through the Curriculum Design Programme. Activity Profile and Course Map. ...

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A Guide For Teaching With Analogies -

A Guide For Teaching With Analogies - | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
A Guide For Teaching With Analogies by Terry Heick Analogies are one of the best kept secrets in education. Often used as multiple choice question items or as warm-ups to begin a lesson, analogies are...

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New Google Drive Is Officially Released with Some New Features ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New Google Drive Is Officially Released with Some New Features ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
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Visual Thinking: Do Images Fill Your Brain?

Visual Thinking: Do Images Fill Your Brain? | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Do you find it hard to articulate ideas, even if they come to you in clear images? You might be a visual thinker. Find out how visual thinking can help your design dilemmas.
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