Three experts shared tech tips and tools during “Flipped School Libraries,” a rapid-fire, dynamic session during The Digital Shift: Reinventing Libraries (#TDS13) webcast.
Through the use of innovative technologies and online resources, school libraries can now be available tostudents wherever—and whenever—they need them. “Flipped” or blended learning offers students thepower of personalized instruction, through a mix of virtual and face-to-face interactions, at a student’s own pace. Embracing this concept is a must for student engagement and the future of the profession, say school librarians Joyce Valenza, Brenda Boyer, and Michelle Luhtala.
A curation case study. "curation helped them to address three key themes – improving digital skills, helping people take control of their development and building stronger internal and external networks," based on the Seek, Sense, Share model. A curator is like a DJ!
Building the independence of learners through thoughtful uses of technology. Curated by Jim Lerman. 78.8K Views. Scoop.it Score. 70. Visitors. Loading... Updated. Jun 21. Created. Oct 13, 2011. Created by.
On November 11 at 5am eastern (GMT-5) as planned, we turned off everything Yarny to install some maintenance fixes. We’re continuing to work on some big time improvements, and until we release those,...
Janet Burstall's insight:
Yarny looks great for writing - Clair at Scoop.it lists it as one of 5 best tools for knowledge sharing. I'm bookmarking this page because it looks like the place to monitor the arrival of offline usage and comments about bugs in Yarny.
Leona Hobbs is Vice President & Partner at Social Media Group. Follow @flackadelic Thrilled to introduce The Curator’s Code – a new standard for honoring attribution of discovery across the webj.mp/wxqinx — Maria Popova (@brainpicker) March 9, 2012...
Janet Burstall's insight:
Launched in early 2012 - I haven't seen it take off.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
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Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.