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Vocabulary Lists With Potential to Improve Writing and Reading

Vocabulary Lists With Potential to Improve Writing and Reading | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
To have students use English vocabulary words in their writing as well as recognize them in their reading, use academic and other vocabulary lists that complement your curriculum.
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A shocking portrait of the academy adrift

A shocking portrait of the academy adrift | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

A shocking portrait of the academy adriftSpikedOn the one hand their main conclusion is a common sense one: students will improve their skills of critical thinking, problem solving, analytical reasoning and writing when greater academic...

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The School Library Link To Digital Literac

The School Library Link To Digital Literac | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Digital Literacy School Library Management Fibre-optic link for universities, vocational schools -- Nation -- Thailand Message from ALA President Molly Raphael American Libraries Magazine This means “Developing a ...
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Beginning writers make words jump off page

Beginning writers make words jump off page | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Beginning writers make words jump off pageUNM Daily LoboCelebration of Student Writing kicks off Freshmen Week, and it couldn't be more appropriate because it is atypical for students to display their work so early in their academic careers,...
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The Quality Writing Center at the University of Arkansas

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New academic integrety guidelines at the University of Arkansas

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One Google Books To Rule Them All?

One Google Books To Rule Them All? | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

Those who write for the public feel a powerful bond with individual readers.

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Creativity is as important as literacy

Creativity is as important as literacy | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Where's the innovation in our education system?
I had a question posed by one of my readers yesterday about innovation in education. She contends that our public schools have become "test factorie...
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Literacy web training to improve lives of the people in Papua New Guinea

Literacy web training to improve lives of the people in Papua New Guinea | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
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Body Language Learning: Non-verbal Communication in the Writing Center

Body Language Learning: Non-verbal Communication in the Writing Center | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Think of all the choices you make between your handshake with a new peer and your first glance at his/her work. First of all, do you shake hands at all? Then, do you grab a cup of coffee to maintai...
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National Writing Day: #WhyIWrite

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The ChronicleNational Writing Day: #WhyIWriteThe Faster TimesI've been grappling a lot lately with the question of what it means to be a writer, maybe because this past year and a half I've found to be a difficult one for writing, consisting mostly...
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Experts examine collaborative learning and writing instruction - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Experts examine collaborative learning and writing instructionUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonMore than 300 university faculty and staff, graduate and undergraduate writing tutors, and high school instructors have gathered for a three-day conference...
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Frontier's schools incorporate technology in learning tools - Metrowny.com

Frontier's schools incorporate technology in learning tools - Metrowny.com | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Frontier's schools incorporate technology in learning toolsMetrowny.comThe principal stated that Treasures includes three curriculum training sessions for teachers and also incorporates lessons from social studies and science, as well as skills...
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Enhancing the learning experience at Lehigh with Writing Across the Curriculum

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Enhancing the learning experience at Lehigh with Writing Across the CurriculumLehighvalleylive.com (blog)Skutches said the more students write, the better they would become at whatever academic discipline they pursue.
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Gateways to Academic Creating – E-book review

Gateways to Academic Writing is really a absolutely jeux flash integrated course for college students who are writing in English is one which I'd highly recommend for anybody looking for a book that covers many of the bases.
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Teacher librarians are important

Teacher librarians are important | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Whether by managing information by social bookmarking or RSS reads and feeds, or communicating with our school community via blogs, wikis, podcasts, YouTube, or Facebook, students, teachers and school librarians have entered into digital...
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Anti-Racism Work and the Writing Center

I've been sitting in front of my laptop for quite a while, trying to construct a response to the Baldwin piece on anti-racism work and the writing center. My music's playing on high, Facebook's logged out, the reading right in front ...
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The main characteristics of good academic writing in English ...

The main characteristics of good academic writing in English ... | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
As mentioned before, I can summarise that Academic writing can be defined as the way that we express our ideas, knowledge and information clearly in terms of discussing an academic problem. It must address a topic or title ...
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Promoting integrity in research publication | Committee on Publication Ethics: COPE

Cindy Clark of the #nihlibrary Writing Center is reporting on attending a publication ethics meeting. A resource is http://t.co/TTOXSdJ4 .
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St. Norbert College Writing Center

The Writing Center is NOT Prision. By Carrie Trina - Monday, October 24, 2011, 8:26pm. I'm guessing as you read my super creative title you thought to yourself, “No, no it is not.” It seems like this would be common sense, but during one of my ...
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Check Out Some Wonderful Online Writing Resources! « Central ...

Check Out Some Wonderful Online Writing Resources! « Central ... | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
For extra practice with writing content, MLA, and sentence structure, use the following websites to get some extra interactive help. If you have some time to kill before seeing a tutor, go to the following websites and access ...
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Need help? Practice makes you more prepared and focused! I can even use these tips.

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Entries Sought for 'School to Campus' Community Writing Contest - ReadMedia (press release)

Entries Sought for 'School to Campus' Community Writing Contest - ReadMedia (press release) | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Entries Sought for 'School to Campus' Community Writing ContestReadMedia (press release)The "School to Campus" writing contest is sponsored by the SUNY Potsdam Office of Academic Affairs, The School of Education and Professional Studies, and the...
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Why writing is right for children

Why writing is right for children | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

"Handwriting increases brain activity, hones fine motor skills and can predict a child's academic success in ways that keyboarding cannot," says James.

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It's Not Exactly What Happened: L.L. Barkat on Writing | The High Calling

RT "If you have writer's block, return to the absolute center of everyday living.
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