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The three literacies of comics | Bright Ideas

The three literacies of comics | Bright Ideas | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Visual Literacy. Comics not only have to be read as literary texts, they also have to be read as visual texts. The artistic choices made in producing a comic shape the experience of the comic. To appreciate a comic fully requires ...
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iPads in Education- Examples from the Classroom

Let's look at the way we use iPads in the classroom. Are there merely a tool to automate traditionally taught tasks?

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An Illustration of Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture

The Flipped Classroom: The Full picture is not about watching videos as homework.


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Viljenka Savli's curator insight, September 5, 2013 4:26 AM

Poučen video na to temo

Viljenka Savli's comment, September 26, 2013 12:01 AM
Thanks Elene for so great explanation and insight of the topic.
Francois Adoue's curator insight, October 11, 2013 4:21 AM

For this first scoop, some basics with the Flipped Classroom concept, during 2 years (at least we will give you some topics about this concept during an Eu project with France, Spain, Germany and Turkey)

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Teacher Development: Starter Kit for Teaching Online

Teacher Development: Starter Kit for Teaching Online | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Honing Their Craft: As the Idaho Digital Learning Academy's liaison for southwestern Idaho, Jeff Farden occasionally makes face-to-face visits with the staff he mostly supervises online, like Notus...

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Media Literacy & Politics | MiddleWeb

Media Literacy & Politics | MiddleWeb | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Future voters and civic leaders need to understand how political messages are crafted so that they can see through the spin, says media literacy expert Frank Baker.
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Visual Note-Taking- Adding CHOICE: How and Why!

Visual Note-Taking- Adding CHOICE:    How and Why! | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

The purpose of this post is to encourage educators of learners of all ages to their students how to take visual notes. By providing learners with the skills to do so, this adds choice for how they take notes and process information. What follows are some videos and articles that provide rationale and instructional tips for visual note taking.

 

 


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Digital Literacy Introduction - YouTube

A review of three major principles central to being literate in the digital age: 1) consume; 2) create; and 3) connect.

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Teacherless classrooms the way of the future

Teacherless classrooms the way of the future | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
WHILE education experts across Australia grapple with Gonski, high school graduates thinking of a career in teaching ought to think again - because in the future the traditional role may be gone-ski.
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Edmodo vs Blogging

Edmodo vs Blogging | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

Edmodo vs.Blogging in the classroom.


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Karen Sampson's curator insight, June 17, 11:54 AM

I like this site for our Middle School teachers. The teachers need advice and choices on how they will integrate the new 1:1 iPad Airs in their teaching and how students will share their thoughts and work. This site gives a thoughtful comparison between what features blogging and Edmodo offer.

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Social media changes back-to-school experience

Social media changes back-to-school experience | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Hordes of children are heading back to classrooms across the country, and experts say social networking and smartphones are radically changing their back to school experience.

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Presidential Campaign Posters: 200 Years of Election Art

Presidential Campaign Posters: 200 Years of Election Art | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
A brief visual history of political propaganda design.
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Dave Gray » Why PowerPoint rules the business world

Dave Gray » Why PowerPoint rules the business world | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Communication is one of the most important skills anyone can have, in business and in life. As individuals and as a species, I believe we will be happier and more productive if we can improve our ability to communicate.
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Denver Public Schools pilot program to push ‘social action,’ ‘social justice’

Denver Public Schools pilot program to push ‘social action,’ ‘social justice’ | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
In addition to reading, writing, and arithmetic, the Denver public schools system are adding a fourth 'r' to the curriculum: rebellion.
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daily edventures | The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time?

daily edventures | The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time? | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
daily edventures | The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time? (The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time?

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UDL and The Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture

UDL and The Flipped Classroom: The Full Picture | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

This post describes the principles of Universal Design for Learning and how they naturally occur when a full cycle of learning, including ideas related to the flipped classroom, are used within the instructional process.


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Chris Carter's comment, May 14, 2013 7:26 AM
Thank you, Martin!
Michele Ivanisevic's curator insight, May 14, 2013 8:35 AM

Vary the ways you present information/how students learn, vary the ways they can express themselves, and provide meaningful ways to engage students in their learning.

Chris Carter's comment, June 29, 2013 9:30 PM
All true.
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How to Write an A+ Discussion Posting

How to Write an A+ Discussion Posting | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
In online classes, discussion posts take the place of classroom participation. Learn how to turn your ideas into thoughtful posts and good grades!

 

Whether you are a seasoned distance learner or are taking your very first online class, the online class discussion (also known as online bulletin board or message forum) is central to your online learning experience.


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The 21st century pedagogy teachers should be aware of

The 21st century pedagogy teachers should be aware of | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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A Must Have Checklist for Teaching with Technology

A Must Have Checklist for Teaching with Technology | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Structure of school inhibits learning | What I Learned Today

Structure of school inhibits learning | What I Learned Today | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Using mobile phones to support and strengthen the curriculum and develop 21st century skills in learners | futurelab

Using mobile phones to support and strengthen the curriculum and develop 21st century skills in learners | futurelab | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Small Demons

Small Demons | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The people, places and things from books, and everywhere they can take you. Welcome to the Storyverse.
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Teacher's Easy Guide to Plagiarism

Teacher's Easy Guide to Plagiarism | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Teacher's Easy Guide to Plagiarism:


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Jay's curator insight, July 1, 2013 6:01 AM

A witty guide to understanding plagiarism and how to avoid it. 

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5 Apps To Help You Swing Back Into Productivity Mode

As kids across the country jump back into their busy school routines this September, it's a great time for adults to bid farewell to summertime slacking and embrace the latest and greatest productivity tools.
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Sample Lesson Plans - Critical Literacy in the 21st Century

Sample Lesson Plans - Critical Literacy in the 21st Century | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
RT @EmilyTracy7: Critical Literacy in the 21st Century Lessons http://t.co/2IkZwEgo...
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How can Competency in Visual Literacy Enhance Student Learning ...

Anneliese Tillmann (2012) What We See and Why It Matters: How Competency in Visual Literacy can Enhance Student Learning, Honors Projects, Educational Studies Department, Illinois Wesleyan University In today's world, ...
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