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Common Core of Standards Can Help Save California Schools ...

Common Core of Standards Can Help Save California Schools ... | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it
In 2009, the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices committed to developing a Common Core of Standards. In 2010, California adopted the Common ...
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New Library Of Congress Unveils Massive Common Core Resource Center – Stephen's Lighthouse

New Library Of Congress Unveils Massive Common Core Resource Center – Stephen's Lighthouse | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @sabram: Library Of Congress Unveils Massive Common Core Resource Center: Via Edudemic: http://t.co/wSBOR1uX...

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SYS-CON.tv Interview: Best Practices in the Cloud | Cloud ...

SYS-CON.tv Interview: Best Practices in the Cloud | Cloud ... | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it
SYS-CON Events announced today that CloudTimes has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 12th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 10–13, 2013, at the Javits Center in New York City, New ...
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Educational gaming gaining steam | eSchool News

Educational gaming gaining steam | eSchool News | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it
Educational gaming is a well-known concept in educational technology by now, though many schools have yet to implement it in their classrooms. But as ...
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Librarydoor: Information Trumps Technology in the Common Core

Librarydoor: Information Trumps Technology in the Common Core | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it

Information and technology go hand-in-hand, but it's information that aligns to the content.

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Preteens' use of Facebook-app Instagram raises privacy issues - In-Forum

Preteens' use of Facebook-app Instagram raises privacy issues
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His full name, Gaithersburg, Md., middle school and favorite Montgomery County hangouts were on public display before his parents put a stop to it.
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Teaching Kids to Curate Content Collections

Teaching Kids to Curate Content Collections | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it

While there are a ton of essential skills that today's students need in order to succeed in tomorrow's world, learning to efficiently manage -- and to evaluate the reliability of -- the information that they stumble across online HAS to land somewhere near the top of the "Muy Importante" list.


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Tom Hood's curator insight, January 28, 2013 7:39 PM

I see this helping to create a PLN Personal Learning Network

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This educator describes how Scoop.it can be the tool by which you teach students to gather, manage, and evaluate information. I 100% agree with his caveat at the bottom that Scoop.it doesn't do the teaching but because it is so simple and seamless and allows for so much interaction and feedback between student curator and instructor, it is the perfect medium for it.

Pauline Farrell's curator insight, March 6, 2013 7:18 AM

Need a new subjects or all higher education students - digital content curation - we provide less pre-preapred resources - students need to learn what is worth citing 

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Education Dreamer: 12 Days of Dreaming: Week 2 Recap and Week ...

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12 Days of Dreaming: Week 2 Recap and Week 3 Preview #12DODI firmly believe that there needs to be a distinction in schools between a Media Center and a Library. Well, week two is ...
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Teaching Kids to Curate Content Collections

Teaching Kids to Curate Content Collections | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it

While there are a ton of essential skills that today's students need in order to succeed in tomorrow's world, learning to efficiently manage -- and to evaluate the reliability of -- the information that they stumble across online HAS to land somewhere near the top of the "Muy Importante" list.


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Tom Hood's curator insight, January 28, 2013 7:39 PM

I see this helping to create a PLN Personal Learning Network

bookwarrior's curator insight, February 7, 2013 2:32 PM

This educator describes how Scoop.it can be the tool by which you teach students to gather, manage, and evaluate information. I 100% agree with his caveat at the bottom that Scoop.it doesn't do the teaching but because it is so simple and seamless and allows for so much interaction and feedback between student curator and instructor, it is the perfect medium for it.

Pauline Farrell's curator insight, March 6, 2013 7:18 AM

Need a new subjects or all higher education students - digital content curation - we provide less pre-preapred resources - students need to learn what is worth citing 

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9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class

9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class | Exemplary XXI Middle School Libraries | Scoop.it

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How to create an online magazine with students for social studies

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