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How we as teachers, librarians and parents improve children's learning skills and active collaborative learning through promoting reading and multiliteracies
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Hello Literacy: Reading is Thinking!

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RT @WBSchools: Critical Thinking in the Classroom ideas - Reading is Thinking!
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Center for International Scholarship in School Libraries (CISSL) - New Brunswick, NJ - Non-Profit Organization | Facebook

Center for International Scholarship in School Libraries (CISSL) - New Brunswick, NJ - Non-Profit Organization | Facebook | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Center for International Scholarship in School Libraries (CISSL), New Brunswick, NJ.
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The Flipped Classroom Model: A Full Picture

The Flipped Classroom Model: A Full Picture | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Due to Khan Academy’s popularity, the idea of the flipped classroom has gained press and credibility within education circles. Briefly, the Flipped Classroom as described by Jonathan Martin i...
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Teaching in the Digital Tornado | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

Teaching in the Digital Tornado | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it

"It is possible not only to drop education anywhere on the Internet, but it’s become imperative to create new ways to educate that keep up with these innovations. We’re not just teaching, we’re inventing learning in all new ways, piecing it together from the variety of “solutions” available." - Sean Michael Morris


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Technology without Literacy – A Missed Teaching Opportunity ...

Technology without Literacy – A Missed Teaching Opportunity ... | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
The idea that media literacy education is still a novelty is always surprising. It has been in existence for over three decades. However, it appears to be a fresh and new idea each time it is discussed with fellow educators.
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How to improve teaching and learning? | Learner Weblog

How to improve teaching and learning? | Learner Weblog | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
suifaijohnmak; #Change11 #CCK12 How would online learners feel about collaborative learning? April 14, 2012. In this Are Online Learners Frustrated with Collaborative Learning Experience by Neus Capdeferro and ...
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Constructivism and Online Learning

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Online learning requires a new pedagogy that is built on establishing a relationship between the instructor or facilitator and the learners.
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Hybrid Pedagogy: A Digital Journal of Teaching & Technology | Home

Hybrid Pedagogy: A Digital Journal of Teaching & Technology | Home | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of teaching and technology that combines the strands of critical and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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Three Things to Unlearn About Learning

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flickr:CDsessums "If you're not feeling uncomfortable about the state of education right now, then you're not paying attention to the pressures and c...

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Is your child media savvy?

Is your child media savvy? | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Enhancing media literacy is a start but not the only health influencer in kid's lives.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The 21st century pedagogy teachers should be aware of

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The 21st century pedagogy teachers should be aware of | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it

Interpersonal learning , personalized learning, second life learning , 3d learning, collaborative learning and virtual learning , these are just some of the few buzz words you would be hearing so often in today’s educational literature.

 


Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge, Mónica Stillo, Kim Flintoff, SEU FRC, Pippa Davies @PippaDavies , João Greno Brogueira, Heiko Idensen
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Summer: a time for learning or forgetting? | Reading, Writing, Research

Summer: a time for learning or forgetting? | Reading, Writing, Research | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Libraries and schools offer summer reading programs to keep children from losing reading and math skills. Here are some ways parents can supplement them at home.
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Family-School-Community Partnerships 2.0: Collaborative Strategies to Advance Student Learning; Priority Schools Campaign

Family-School-Community Partnerships 2.0: Collaborative Strategies to Advance Student Learning; Priority Schools Campaign | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
In local communities across the country, NEA affiliate members and leaders are working closely with parents, families, and community members to close achievement gaps, improve low-performing schools, and transform relationships between schools and...
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Commentary: Reclaiming Literacy Classrooms Through Critical Dialogue - National Writing Project

Commentary: Reclaiming Literacy Classrooms Through Critical Dialogue - National Writing Project | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Worth reading: "Commentary: Reclaiming Literacy Classrooms Through Critical Dialogue" You can download it here: http://t.co/frGCpuIj...
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Active Learning using the Socratic Method | Rethinking Learning - Barbara Bray

Active Learning using the Socratic Method | Rethinking Learning - Barbara Bray | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Eric Mazur, a Harvard University professor, says learning interests him far more than teaching, and he encourages a shift from teaching to helping students learn.
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Everday inquiry and inquiry learning | inquiry learning & information ...

Everday inquiry and inquiry learning | inquiry learning & information ... | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
An intuitive understanding of inquiry learning is that it has something to do with learning through asking questions. The way we use the term 'inquire' (or enquire) in everyday life is generally related to asking questions.
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Teacher or educator? | Learning with 'e's

We all have the ability to help others to learn. This is exactly what Vygotsky had in mind when he proposed his famous Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD) theory. Children (and adults too) can learn more broadly, deeply ...
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Student engagement

Exploration of student engagement and flow based this research: Shernoff, D.J., Csikszentmihalyi, M., Schneider, B., & Shernoff, E.S. (2003).
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A How-to Guide on Inquiry Learning - YourthLearn

A How-to Guide on Inquiry Learning - YourthLearn | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it

Are you interested in using inquiry based learning in your classroom but are not sure of how to implement a new program? This post discusses the importance of planning and takes you through a step-by-step look at techniques you will use to effectively implement inquiry learning. Many additional resources are provided.


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Science Education 225's curator insight, February 10, 2013 10:26 PM

Teaching inquiry 

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this looks great and has some handy hints for children to understand the process they need to go through.

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Inquiry Learning - the importance of planning step by step

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Collaborative Learning with Web 2.0 using SECI Knowledge Creation ... - Lyncoln & Marc

Collaborative Learning with Web 2.0 using SECI Knowledge Creation ... - Lyncoln & Marc | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Collaborative Learning with Web 2.0 using SECI Knowledge Creation ... : Collaborative Learning with Web 2.0 using SECI Knowledge Creation ...
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Drexel’s Learning Terrace enables a collaborative learning experience

Drexel’s Learning Terrace enables a collaborative learning experience | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Drexel University in Philadelphia has begun experimenting with a new collaborative learning environment underpinned by technology and digital content.
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Broad vs. deep in information literacy instruction | Information Wants To Be Free

Broad vs. deep in information literacy instruction | Information Wants To Be Free | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Am increasingly persuaded by argument for teaching fewer students well; not trying to reach all eg http://t.co/3jRviYJ3 from @librarianmer...
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