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The Plagiarism Spectrum

The Plagiarism Spectrum | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Preventing plagiarism in the Digital Age GUEST COLUMN by Jason Chu

This article discusses the 10 most common types of plagiarism and presented with student-friendly icons and graphics.  Watch for them to appear on your favorite school library's website soon and consider inviting your favorite school librarian to discuss them with your class before they begin their next research project.  

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“Conversations Aren’t Enough” | Teaching Tolerance - Diversity, Equity and Justice

“Conversations Aren’t Enough” | Teaching Tolerance - Diversity, Equity and Justice | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Nikole Hannah-Jones is an award-winning investigative reporter and staff writer for The New York Times Magazine. She is also a major voice covering racial segregation in U.S. schools and the lived experiences of students of color. Hannah-Jones spoke with Teaching Tolerance about the barriers to equitable, integrated schools and classrooms and why we must find ways to overcome them.


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http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/01/16/509325266/how-the-systemic-segregation-of-schools-is-maintained-by-individual-choices

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Education Department Withdraws Controversial ESSA Spending Proposal

Education Department Withdraws Controversial ESSA Spending Proposal | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
The draft rule on state and district spending of Title I funds was all but certain to be tossed by a Republican-backed Congress and the Trump administration.
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All I Know Is What’s on the Internet — Real Life

All I Know Is What’s on the Internet — Real Life | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Information literacy is not the antidote to fake news, because the institutions for teaching it can’t be trusted either
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To save books, librarians create fake 'reader' to check out titles

To save books, librarians create fake 'reader' to check out titles | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Lake County officials say the creation of a fake library ID has prompted their request for a system-wide audit.
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Gates Foundation open-access policy goes into effect, joining others

Gates Foundation open-access policy goes into effect, joining others | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation becomes the most recent grant-making organization to require recipients to make findings publicly available, a further shift toward transparency in research funding.
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Maybe teaching special education doesn't have to be so hard?

Maybe teaching special education doesn't have to be so hard? | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
We've been to school. We know how education works. Right? In fact, many aspects of learning — in homes, at schools, at work and elsewhere — are evolving rapidly, along with our understanding of learning. Join us as we explore how learning happens.
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What Betsy DeVos Did (and Didn't) Reveal About Her Education Priorities

What Betsy DeVos Did (and Didn't) Reveal About Her Education Priorities | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
The Michigan billionaire’s confirmation hearing was heavy on partisanship and light on substance.
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Get Inspired With The Best Education Podcasts Of 2016ASCD Inservice

Get Inspired With The Best Education Podcasts Of 2016ASCD Inservice | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Each episode is an engaging 10-minute conversation between ASCD authors and Emerging Leaders on some of the most important and timely school and classroom
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The 32 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2017

The 32 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2017 | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Here are the books we can’t wait to read in 2017! (Ranked in no particular order.)..
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The challenge facing libraries in an era of fake news

The challenge facing libraries in an era of fake news | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Since the 19th century academic librarians have helped students navigate the complex world of information. In today's unpredictable information environment, how might they rethink their role?
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The White House Announces Several New Tools to Access Archived Social Media From the Obama Administration

The White House Announces Several New Tools to Access Archived Social Media From the Obama Administration | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
This is how we're starting to preserve the archive of the first Social Media presidency.
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He Fixes the Cracked Spines of Books, Without an Understudy

He Fixes the Cracked Spines of Books, Without an Understudy | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Donald Vass has been mending books in the Seattle area for 26 years, but his craft is a fading one.
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CIA releases 13m pages of declassified documents online - BBC News

CIA releases 13m pages of declassified documents online - BBC News | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Intelligence briefings, flying saucer sightings and psychic tests are all part of the archive.
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America’s Great Working-Class Colleges

America’s Great Working-Class Colleges | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Dozens of colleges are vaulting thousands of low-income students into the middle class and beyond, and yet are being starved of funding.
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'I fell out of bed laughing': writers on their favourite funny book

'I fell out of bed laughing': writers on their favourite funny book | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Nina Stibbe, David Nicholls, Bridget Christie and others reveal the books that made them laugh the most
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Red meets blue: How students can find common ground in Trump’s America

Red meets blue: How students can find common ground in Trump’s America | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Student leaders in Memphis offer ideas for fostering understanding and respect in schools in a polarized national climate.
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How Britain--with Roald Dahl, Ian Fleming and Noel Coward--tried to influence the US election in 1940

How Britain--with Roald Dahl, Ian Fleming and Noel Coward--tried to influence the US election in 1940 | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
They used dirty tricks, planted fake and misleading stories, set up a fake polling organization and funded the opponents of politicians they disliked. The goal was to change US public opinion and manipulate its political leadership toward helping Britain defeat Nazi Germany.
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How Useful Are College Placement Tests in High School?

How Useful Are College Placement Tests in High School? | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
South Dakota tried to cut down on college remediation by offering the Accuplacer test to high school students, but few districts used the system.
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Getting literal about media literacy in K12

Getting literal about media literacy in K12 | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
The issue of fake news drew national attention during the 2016 presidential campaign, when fabricated stories were widely accepted as genuine. According to recent research, the problem extends to K12 classrooms, where students have trouble judging the credibility of online information.
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Obama’s Secret to Surviving the White House Years: Books

Obama’s Secret to Surviving the White House Years: Books | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
In an interview seven days before leaving office, Mr. Obama talked about the role books have played during his presidency and throughout his life.
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5-Minute Film Festival: The Best Education Parodies of 2016

5-Minute Film Festival: The Best Education Parodies of 2016 | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Need a good laugh? Here are five of the best parody videos we saw this year.
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Snapchatting “The Odyssey”: An Epic Success

Snapchatting “The Odyssey”: An Epic Success | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
A librarian-teacher team figure out how to get a group of reluctant learners excited about a required project on Homer's epic poem: Snapchat.
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Struggling schools benefit from adding arts to learning

Struggling schools benefit from adding arts to learning | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
At ReNEW Cultural Arts Academy, students put their multiplication tables to song, while eighth graders use the musical “Hamilton” to study debate. The public charter school’s curriculum is a product of a federal effort to use arts education to boost achievement in the nation’s lowest performing schools. Jeffrey Brown reports.
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Philadelphia School District librarians: a species nearly extinct?

How many full-time, certified librarians would you guess one of the nation's largest school systems - a district with 220 schools and 134,000 students - employs? - Kristen A. Graham, Philadelphia Inquirer
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