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TEDxWarwick - Doug Belshaw - The Essential Elements of Digital Literacies - YouTube

Dr. Doug Belshaw is a Researcher/Analyst at JISC Advance where he researches and advises on issues around open education and innovation. A former teacher and...
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A short TEDX video great overview of essential elements of digital literacies and how educators can think about developing these skills in their students.

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Around the World with Skype

Are you ready to get started with Skype? In this presentation you will see and hear what kind of hardware and software you will need, get step by step instructions…
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A great summary for how to incorporate Skype to create a culturally and globally connected classroom. Overviews the importance of these communication practices for students, Skype set-up, people that can be contacted and where to get their contact details (databases for authors etc), and good practices for effective, audience-aware conversations (including preparation and review).  

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Student Tutorials- MineCraft, How to Ride a Horse, iMovie and more

Student Tutorials- MineCraft, How to Ride a Horse, iMovie and more | Digital classrooms | Scoop.it
It is no secret, that I am a big fan of Alan November's Digital Learning Farm concept. I especially believe in Teaching is the Highest Form of Understanding and the power of motivation and demonstr...
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This page, on Dr. Silvana Meneghini's blog, overviews a great, engaging learning experience for helping students to become digital teachers (responding to surveys of what people would like to learn to do technologically then researching and creating a short movie on how to do this). Student video work samples are also included and are very inspiring.  

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Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google

Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google | Digital classrooms | Scoop.it
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A great resource (developed by Google) with 3 links to lessons that teachers can use to explore key ideas on how to be effective digital citizens. These include teaching students  how to think critically and evaluate online sources, how to protect themselves from online threats (e.g. bullies to scammers), and to think before they share online. 

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About Us

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The Global Classroom Project was co-founded in March 2011 by two teachers on opposite sides of the world -  Deb Frazier (Ohio, USA), and Michael Graffin (Perth, Western Australia). We have still ye...
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This is a great online resource featuring ideas and collaborative spaces for classrooms to connect globally -  enabling teachers and students to explore new ways to connect, share and learn.

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