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Ten Reasons Children Should Read Comic Books - OurKids.net (blog)

Ten Reasons Children Should Read Comic Books - OurKids.net (blog) | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
OurKids.net (blog) Ten Reasons Children Should Read Comic Books OurKids.net (blog) With the world becoming very media/visually literate, someone who is learning English or a reluctant reader/writer could use the comic book as a means of engaging a...
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ProCon.org - Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues

ProCon.org - Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Pros and cons of controversial issues. Read pro and con arguments for and against topics such as medical marijuana, euthanasia, prostitution, and more

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, September 11, 2013 1:40 PM

Interesting for discussions and/or debates. 

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Research Spotlight on Project-Based Learning

Research Spotlight on Project-Based Learning | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Innovating Pedagogy 2013: Exploring new form of teaching, learning and assessment, to guide educators and policy makers

RT @unbc_ctlt: Innovating Pedagogy: Exploring new forms of teaching, learning and assessment. http://t.co/qVjDsBgbkW @sallybreen
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Free Technology for Teachers: Updated - A Teacher's Guide to Classroom Backchannels & Informal Assessment

Free Technology for Teachers: Updated - A Teacher's Guide to Classroom Backchannels & Informal Assessment | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
A Teacher's Guide to Classroom Backchannels & Informal Assessment http://t.co/fGGXBlgtQ0)
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Teach to Inquire and Inspire: Making Thinking Visible While Measuring Angles

Teach to Inquire and Inspire: Making Thinking Visible While Measuring Angles | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

“Math=Fun Teach to Inquire and Inspire: Making Thinking Visible While Measuring Angles http://t.co/xXzy5CpAnV #pypchat #edchat #mathchat #mtv”


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Making Sense Out of Educational Research

Making Sense Out of Educational Research | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Welcome back to school. I hope everyone had a fulfilling summer and is ready to greet our new school year and eager students for the beginning of what will be the best year of teaching in our lives s

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Educational Leadership:Resilience and Learning:EL Takeaways

Educational Leadership:Resilience and Learning:EL Takeaways | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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National Board Certification to Be Cheaper, Smoother - Education Week News

National Board Certification to Be Cheaper, Smoother - Education Week News | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
National Board Certification to Be Cheaper, Smoother Education Week News As part of the overhaul, the NBPTS will reorganize the assessments into four chunks, broadly measuring a teacher's content knowledge; use of data to meet students' needs and...
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Copying Is NOT a Right, If One Is Stealing Your Work - Social Solutions Collective

Copying Is NOT a Right, If One Is Stealing Your Work - Social Solutions Collective | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Innovative Thinkers Wanted

Over the next several decades success will be determined by how well organizations use and innovate with information.

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Fred Zimny's curator insight, September 9, 2013 1:03 PM

Better say: the next years

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Glean Comparison Search: An Information Literacy research tool to compare search results for different opinions

Glean Comparison Search helps people compare search results for different opinions to reduce confirmation bias.

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Miss M's Teaching Snapshots....Ideas and inspiration: Visible Thinking

Miss M's Teaching Snapshots....Ideas and inspiration: Visible Thinking | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

“Visible Thinking is something that has been generating a lot of discussion and interest in educational circles. The main objective is to provide a scaffold through visible thinking routines, to allow students thinking to become ...”


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Home | The Critical Media Project

Home | The Critical Media Project | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The Critical Media Project is designed to serve high school instructors and other educators who seek to incorporate media literacy into the classroom.
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Google Drive: A Better Method for Giving Students Feedback

Google Drive: A Better Method for Giving Students Feedback | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
When students write and create documents using Google Drive's word processing tool, teachers can give feedback more easily and effectively.
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Visual Literacy – As Essential As Reading and Writing | Something to Munch On

Visual Literacy – As Essential As Reading and Writing | Something to Munch On | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
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Exploring Curation as a core competency in digital and media literacy education

Exploring Curation as a core competency in digital and media literacy education | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

«In this paper we explore the concept of curation as a student- and creation-driven pedagogical tool to enhance digital and media literacy education. We present a theoretical justification for curation and present six key ways that curation can be used to teach about critical thinking, analysis and expression online.»


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How To Get Started With A BYOD Classroom - Edudemic

How To Get Started With A BYOD Classroom - Edudemic | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Implementing a BYOD classroom can (and should) take quite a bit of time. That is, of course, if you want it to succeed. Here are some tips to know.

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Critical Literacy and Social Justice

Fostering Critical Literacy to Promote Social Change (#Techtalkers check out a past Prezi I did on critical literacy and social change http://t.co/zx4zmlhAOZ)...
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Global Conversations in Literacy Research

Global Conversations in Literacy Research | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
justanotherwordpress.com site (Hilary Janks leads the new GCLR lineup with a webinar titled, "Doing Critical Literacy." Who's in?
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Free Technology for Teachers: Updated - A Teacher's Guide to Classroom Backchannels & Informal Assessment

Free Technology for Teachers: Updated - A Teacher's Guide to Classroom Backchannels & Informal Assessment | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
“@PaulEnderle: A Teacher's Guide to Classroom Backchannels & Informal Assessment via @rmbyrne http://t.co/NxWLYqgiQB"#IDedchat #JSD261
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When Memorization Gets in the Way of Learning

When Memorization Gets in the Way of Learning | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
A teacher's quest to discourage his students from mindlessly reciting information (Pedagogy: When memorization gets in the way of learning.
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What is the Most Critical Literacy for 21st Century

Changes around us make a pressure to change ourselves in many things. But, what we need to change in order to enable the best possible education for our children? Is traditional reading and writing...
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