PowerPoint. Everyone’s used it, everyone’s heard of it, and a lot of people are pretty tired of it. Have you found yourself seeking an exciting new angle to approach your presentations from? If so, try these five fresh PowerPoint alternatives on for size.
There is a evil side of Google which revealed itself in the Filter Bubble, invasion of privacy, the lack of transparency, in the monopoly induction of behavior and especially in what is happening in the search environment.
The Library Learning Commons is happy to share with everyone the newest additions to our collections. We now have over 3800 IT/Technical and Office/Desktop videos available through our Books 24X7 online database.
Hi everyone! We've made it to the end of another quarter–and another academic year! The Library-Learning Commons will be open for limited hours during the break as follows: Friday June 21st: 7:30-4. Monday June ...
A new social learning community wants to start generating the world's largest brainstorm. WikiBrains is on a path to do just that. The post Want To Be Part Of The World’s Largest Brainstorm? appeared first on Edudemic.
Students are online all day long. Here are a few ways to keep them civil: just a few online discussion tips for students to keep the conversation going. The post 5 Online Discussion Tips For Students appeared first on Edudemic.
The New Jersey Association of School Librarians (NJASL) released findings on Wednesday of a three-year study conducted by the Center for International Scholarship in School Libraries (CISSL) at Rutgers University, which explored the values of...
Albemarle Schools' Maker Spaces Program Gets National Attention NBC 29 News "We're interested in re-envisioning our teaching resources center, our TRC, into more of a 21st century learning commons complete with Maker Space," said Karen Wixson, the...
Lucy Beaton's insight:
Clever ways of keeping the library a central hub by making it vital to students' lives.
Beyond the stacks Chicago Tribune Space. Walk into Arlington Heights Memorial Library, whose renovations were completed this year, and you'll see an expansive, open space. Several dividing walls have been removed.
As education technology has evolved, so, too, have the kinds of digital tools that school librarians use with their students. More than 750 school librarians responded to SLJ’s survey, representing K–12 public and private schools across the country.
It's summer and a fabulous time to kickstart your PLN (Personal Learning Network) using the power of social media and your colleagues. The post 3 Ways to Kickstart Your PLN this Summer appeared first on Edudemic.
Design Crush: Dine-In Libraries. June 20, 2013. I have a crush on built-in bookcases in all rooms, home offices of course, living rooms, family rooms, and bedrooms too. Another place I love to see bookcases is situated in formal dining rooms ...
"I am really impressed with the ReadWriteThink iPad apps. For a start, they're excellent. Next, they're FREE. And finally, they're educational. Not just educational, but my favourite kind of educational - encouraging kids to create and share content!
Uncommon Learning: Creating a Learning Commons in Your School. June 18, 2013 by chsturgeon · Here's a link to my presentation for the t.i.c.l. conference in Storm Lake, Iowa. And here's a picture of me with Doug Johnson, of Blue Skunk ...
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