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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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Media Literacy and Social Studies

Media Literacy and Social Studies | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it

"In the twenty-first century, participatory media education and civic education >are inextricable" (Rheingold, 2008, p. 103)


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Digital Citizenship Poster for Middle and High School Classrooms | Common Sense Media

Digital Citizenship Poster for Middle and High School Classrooms | Common Sense Media | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
RT @jackiegerstein: Digital Citizenship Poster for Middle and High School Classrooms | Common Sense Media: http://t.co/XkitnLdK...

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Chris Hill's curator insight, July 4, 2014 12:27 AM

Great infographic reminding students about Social Media common sense. 

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Forget About Remembering, It's Focus That's the New Literacy

Forget About Remembering, It's Focus That's the New Literacy | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
As the barriers to content creation have dropped, old media has been replaced by pointless mashups, self-promoting pundits, and fake celebrity.
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elearn Magazine: In the Google Age, Information Literacy is Crucial | Digital Delights

elearn Magazine: In the Google Age, Information Literacy is Crucial | Digital Delights | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
When I studied engineering in the early 1990s, I spent hours sorting through databases of engineering abstracts to carefully narrow down results using Boolean searches.
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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 's curator insight, February 10, 2013 10:26 PM

Teaching inquiry 

Peta Bubrzycki's curator insight, March 6, 2013 10:10 AM

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

Marta Braylan's curator insight, June 1, 2013 2:26 PM

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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Virtual Information Inquiry: Information Search Process (ISP)

I was today listening a lecture by Carol Kuhlthau and thought to post this to remind us from guided inquiry method and the zone of intervention. 

 

Greetings, Anu 


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Media and Information Literacy for teachers

Media and Information Literacy education is a recently-developed pedagogical approach that take into consideration the new cultures emerging from the Information Society. Some prefer the terms Media Education, News Literacy, Digital Literacy, Information Literacy, or 21st Century Literacies. Media Studies and Media Ecology researchers world-wide are also contributing to the development of these new educational initiatives.


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NatalyTverdokhlebova's curator insight, October 21, 2014 5:42 AM

Медиа и информационная грамотность учителей

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Team-Based Learning Collaborative - New Team Formation Page

Team-Based Learning Collaborative - New Team Formation Page | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Learn more about team-based learning! Join the TBL collaborative. Attend the TBLC Conference. The Team-Based Learning Collaborative promotes the understanding and evolution of Team-Based Learning across the educational community.
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Hello Literacy: Reading is Thinking!

Hello Literacy: Reading is Thinking! | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
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

Constructivism and Online Learning | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
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

Three Things to Unlearn About Learning | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it

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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