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20+ Digital Storytelling Apps : Teacher Reboot Camp

20+ Digital Storytelling Apps : Teacher Reboot Camp | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
“@courosa: "20+ Digital Storytelling Apps" http://t.co/Io5hWB3r #storytelling #stories #pedagogy” #ctesnow great resource.
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What My Friends Really Think about Online Schooling

What My Friends Really Think about Online Schooling | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

Wary of spin, a Grade 11 student goes to the source: his peers: "A student has more options than before, and should customize his or her learning experience to fit his or her needs. This relates well to the conversations I've had with my peers, who seem quite ready to take the initiative to move out of the brick and mortar classrooms and teach themselves.


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Scope and Sequence | Common Sense Media

Cross-curriculular units spiral to address digital literacy and citizenship topics in an age appropriate way


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Technology and Critical Literacy in Early Childhood

Technology and Critical Literacy in Early Childhood | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Technology and Critical Literacy in Early Childhood by Vivian Maria Vasquez and Carol Branigan Felderma explores the intersection of technology and critical literacy, specifically addressing what ICTs afford critical literacy work with young chi ...
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Life on the Screen: Visual Literacy in Education

Life on the Screen: Visual Literacy in Education | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Credit: © 2002 Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved.

In the rolling hills of California's Marin County grows a brittle amber grass known for one thing: its combustibility.
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Designing a Framework for Critical Thinking with Bloom's Taxonomy as a Guide

Designing a Framework for Critical Thinking with Bloom's Taxonomy as a Guide | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Instructional designer Jason Lancaster discusses higher-order thinking, leveraging Bloom's Taxonomy, and what to remember when designing with critical thinking in mind.
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George Lucas on Teaching Visual Literacy and Communications

An interview with the founder and chairman of Edutopia and The George Lucas Educational Foundation on how visual language should be an integrated part of tea...
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Survival of the Savviest: Content Curation for Professionals

How do you develop and display your talent efficiently and with impact? This is the SlideShare we've put together on why and how professionals embrace Content Curation to make their talents shine online.


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Beth Kanter's comment, November 16, 2012 1:16 PM
OMG ... this is resonating .. thank you .....
Guillaume Decugis's comment, November 16, 2012 1:20 PM
Thanks Beth! Glad you liked it. I also feel that this is a very important trend which will change the way we consider our professional networks.
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Pathbrite

Pathbrite | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Pathbrite ePortfolios are the best way to collect, track and showcase a lifetime of learning and achievements, and to get recommended pathways for continuous success.

 

Gust MEES

 

Very easy to set up and you can chose your own categories to make it very personal... You can even use it as an ePortfolio to show your skills to future employers...

 

Read more:

https://pathbrite.com/

 


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Introduction to Social Media in the Classroom

Introduction to Social Media in the Classroom | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

I created this video as a tool to show how I would introduce and incorporate social media into my future classroom. This is a guideline for a junior high classes.


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PearsonOLE's curator insight, January 9, 2013 12:09 PM

A short video to introduce to social media in the classroom.

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NZ Critical Literacy Movie 1_1

Classroom clip doing critical literacy in Dunedin, NZ. (children's responses in the video, demonstrates that Critical Literacy is being taught!
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Literacy in America | Visual.ly

Literacy in America | Visual.ly | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The hard truth is people have to be able to read and write, or they’re going to be at a severe disadvantage in life.
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A Collection of Multimedia Storytelling Presentations | KDMC

A Collection of Multimedia Storytelling Presentations | KDMC | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

 

Robin Good: If you are interested into "digital storytelling" and in how it can help your company tell its stories about itself and its products most effectively to the world, here is a great collection of presentations all focusing or related to this topic.

 

Published by the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, this collection brings together the best of the many digital media training sessions hosted by KDMC, the Knight Digital Media Center.

 

 


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Karen Dietz's comment, November 8, 2012 3:50 PM
Many thanks for the plug Robin! It's an honor. And the collection you scooped is a terrific resource. Glad you added it! Have an awesome upcoming weekend :)
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A Library of Free Music and Sound Loops for Your Presentations

A Library of Free Music and Sound Loops for Your Presentations | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

From the original article: "One of the cool things about PowerPoint is that it let's you embed sounds into directly into the presentation. You can insert sound loops and cliparts to decorate your presentations or even add a nice background music while playing the slide show. Here..."


Via Baiba Svenca, Robin Good, Helen Blunden, Marcelo Nolasco, Arthur Correia, Gianfranco D'Aversa, Gust MEES, Dennis T OConnor, Dr. Richard NeSmith
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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, March 18, 2013 3:47 AM

Free music to add in to your PowerPoints.

R.Conrath, Ed.D.'s curator insight, March 18, 2013 1:42 PM

Great tool for sound clips needed for presentations and other video projects. 

Nedko Aldev's curator insight, May 8, 2013 4:25 AM

add your insight...

 
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Weebly ePortfolio for DENSI 2012

Creating ePortfolios for you and your students...

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November 2012: Visual Literacy

November 2012: Visual Literacy | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
November's Science Class is out!Check it out for more great tips on increasing visual literacy in your classroom: http://t.co/3MzOwHUU...
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I am new to Scoopit. Love this link. I have a few on my page you might like - please visit.
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Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Visual Literacy | FilmmakerIQ ...

Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Visual Literacy | FilmmakerIQ ... | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Visual Literacy. Menu. Article Categories. Actor · Camera & Grip · Casting Director · Composer · Contests · Costume Designer · Digital Effects Artist · Director · Distribution/Film Festivals ...
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Literacy in the Digital Age

Literacy in the Digital Age | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
If you find a link that is not working, please let me know the title and I will fix it! Thank you!
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Visual Literacy (English)

Is visual literacy an academic skill? If so, how do we define it and how do we learn? Studium Generale asked ten researchers from various fields to think abo...
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annlytical - blog - Visual Literacy is Digital Literacy

annlytical - blog - Visual Literacy is Digital Literacy | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Visual literacy isn't something that should just be pursued by academics in order that they can ex...
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Reach and Teach: Media Literacy

Reach and Teach: Media Literacy | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Image copyright Institute for Humane Education. I was excited when Reach and Teach, a peace and social justice learning company, shared my new TEDx talk, Educating for Freedom, taking the ideas in ...

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iPads in CPS: Mirroring your iPad with AirServer

iPads in CPS: Mirroring your iPad with AirServer | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

"Mirroring (displaying) your iPad through your projector is huge. If you are in the classroom, you want to be to have this seemingly simple tool for instruction. Surprisingly enough, it's taken such a long time to get viable solutions for this indispensable teacher tool."


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60 in 60: Inspiring Apps to Engage and Enrich

This presentation was given by Ray Birks and Aaron Hansen at WAETAG 2012. The focus was how to engage and enrich students and teachers in technology.

Mobile apps, websites and software are included as is a key that lets you know if it is free or a cost, and grade level (K-5, 6-8, 9-12). Most likely you will fine (or perhaps be reminded of) a couple of new tools that you might like to use.


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Five Tips for Supporting iPads in the Classroom

Five Tips for Supporting iPads in the Classroom | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The true magic in putting tablets in the classroom comes from effective teacher pedagogy and implementation models, says digital-learning expert Jennie Magiera.
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The Politics of Online and Social Media   - Justice Mitchell - JusticeMitchell.com - socially creative.

The Politics of Online and Social Media   - Justice Mitchell - JusticeMitchell.com - socially creative. | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Whether you watched the presidential election results with a “the sky is falling&rdq...
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