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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.
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Today's hottest web and mobile technologies are offering libraries a new world of opportunities to engage patrons. Ultra-popular social media websites and apps combined with the availability of affordable cloud-based services and the ...
Your School Library: Mobile Flipped & Curated Wiki #ISTE13 on Using Technology in the Elementary Classroom curated by Susie Toso (RT @SusieToso: Your School Library: Mobile Flipped & Curated Wiki #ISTE13 | @scoopit
It's actually not that tough to get students excited about innovation. Not when you take a look at these couple dozen simple ways. Happy innovating! The post 27 Simple Ways To Get Students Excited About Innovation appeared first on Edudemic.
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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 ...
But when are we going to start addressing the negative aspects of the one-to-one classroom? When are we going to acknowledge the fact that just because every student has a device it does not mean that they will get a 36 on the ACT?
Science and Storytelling: The use of stories in science education PLoS Blogs (blog) The central purpose of the science story is, after all, to improve the teaching and learning of science, not to just entertain or to communicate a message as is the...
Checking out the future: Libraries look beyond the shelves Evanston Review “Just hanging out, searching for a job, getting away from the house,” he said, pausing from chatting with a friend who came to the library to give his nanny space.
Core77.com (blog) Chicago Public Library to Open Free Digital Fabrication Maker Space Core77.com (blog) Here's one sound that librarians won't be "shushing" in Chicago: The distinctive whining-and-grinding of a CNC mill.
I hold in my hands a cheap, ugly edition of every book in existence. At least that’s what it feels like. An ebook reader is like a portal, a word repository. It’s the world’s literature no longer bound by time and space.