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10 Ways To Use Instagram In Your Classroom | Edudemic

10 Ways To Use Instagram In Your Classroom | Edudemic | Catchy headings | Scoop.it

Katie Lepi writes: "Instagram is a hugely popular social network for photo sharing. Though the use of social media in the classroom may have skyrocketed, Twitter and Facebook definitely reign supreme as the key social media tools for schools and teachers. Somehow, despite the widespread popularity of Instagram, few teachers are employing it in the classroom."  


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A nice ice breaker.

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Mary Clark's curator insight, September 27, 2014 5:46 PM

Katie's list would be very helpful for teachers just starting to dip their toes into social media. I love the idea of using photos for writing prompts! I haven't used my library Instagram account often enough--I'd love to ask students to share photos of creative reading spots, or photos that could be alternative covers for their favorite books.  Another idea for the to do list!

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Book missing for more than 150 years returned to Kentucky library

Book missing for more than 150 years returned to Kentucky library | Catchy headings | Scoop.it
A history book overdue at a Kentucky college library for at least 150 years has finally made it back to the circulation desk.

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What's the fine worth?

 

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Why Libraries [Still] Matter

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Vital parts of the Web — humanity’s new home for discourse — are censored, poisoned, and lost amidst truthiness. Librari… (The director of the Harvard Law Library talks about why libraries still matter.

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How to Write Better Headlines [Infographic]

How to Write Better Headlines [Infographic] | Catchy headings | Scoop.it

Here are some tips for writing more compelling headlines...

The infographic by Neil Patel from Quick Sprout will give you a simple formula for enticing headlines. Though there's no one-size-fits-all headline trope that guarantees a crazy influx of traffic, the tactics below should help you tweak your headlines to get your posts the attention they deserve.


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Some helpful hints for heading writing.

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Kamian's curator insight, October 1, 2014 12:31 PM

(ENG) Excelente infografía con Tips para redactar titulares efectivos.

GwynethJones's curator insight, October 5, 2014 11:49 AM

Writing kicky headlines are the THING!

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Freedom of Expression Toolkit: A Guide for Students by UNESCO


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The Librarian's curator insight, January 13, 2013 4:07 AM

A very valable document for new generation activists.

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Deadline 2037: the making of the next Oxford English Dictionary

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New chief editor Michael Proffitt is preparing the third edition of the venerable dictionary, expected in about 23 years’ time. How is the organisation coping with the information overload of the digital age?

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Literacy, families and learning: Getting Boys Excited About Reading: Ideas & Resources

Literacy, families and learning: Getting Boys Excited About Reading: Ideas & Resources | Catchy headings | Scoop.it

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The boys in our primary school are big fans of non-fiction books, especially dinosaur and puzzle books.

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Secrets of a Killer Blog Post: Images [infographic]

Secrets of a Killer Blog Post: Images [infographic] | Catchy headings | Scoop.it

You already know that well-researched, high-quality content is the backbone of a killer blog post. But don’t underestimate the importance of a strong visual component when you’re composing your latest and greatest update for your audience

The human brain processes images in as little as 13 milliseconds—less than the blink of an eye.

A post with an image is far more enticing to the bounce-happy readers of the Internet than one without, and is more likely to be shared on social media as well.

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Susan Kay Daniels's curator insight, July 18, 2014 7:05 PM

First impressions are so important. Use the information in this we presented infographic to bring some zing to your blog post graphics.

Warmly,

Susan