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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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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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Commission finds three quarters of schools have boys falling behind in reading | National Literacy Trust

The All-Party Parliamentary Literacy Group Commission’s report reveals that the "reading gender gap" is widening and action needs to be taken in homes, schools and communities.
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Why One-shot Information Literacy Sessions Are Not the Future of Instruction: A Case for Online Credit Courses

Why One-shot Information Literacy Sessions Are Not the Future of Instruction: A Case for Online Credit Courses: http://t.co/lXEDmalA...
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Can One Laptop (or One Kindle) Per Child Boost Literacy and Learning? | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning

Can One Laptop (or One Kindle) Per Child Boost Literacy and Learning? | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Spotlight covers the intersections of technology and education, going behind the research to show how digital media is used in and out of classrooms to expand learning.
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Study: Teacher Support for Common Core Standards Growing; Public ... - School Library Journal

Study: Teacher Support for Common Core Standards Growing; Public ... - School Library Journal | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World ReportStudy: Teacher Support for Common Core Standards Growing; Public ...School Library JournalAlthough 46 states and Washington, DC, have adopted the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), less than a quarter of the general public...
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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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Letting Go of Boolean Operators: Rethinking How Research Is Taught in Schools | ALA TechSource

Letting Go of Boolean Operators: Rethinking How Research Is Taught in Schools | ALA TechSource | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
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ECIL | European Conference on Information Literacy

ECIL | European Conference on Information Literacy | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
information literacy -call for papes http://t.co/POeBkTDz...
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Why more schools aren’t teaching web literacy—and how they can start | eSchool News

Why more schools aren’t teaching web literacy—and how they can start | eSchool News | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
In 1998, a 15-year-old high school student used the personal website of a professor at Northwestern University, Arthur Butz, as justification for writing a history paper called “The Historic Myth of Concentration Camps.” That student, who we will...
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The Pedagogy of Critical Enjoyment: Teaching and Reaching the Hearts and Minds of Adolescent Learners Through Media Literacy | Educommunication

The Pedagogy of Critical Enjoyment: Teaching and Reaching the Hearts and Minds of Adolescent Learners Through Media Literacy | Educommunication | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
The Pedagogy of Critical Enjoyment: Teaching and Reaching the Hearts and Minds of Adolescent Learners Through Media Literacy Education, by Theresa Anne Redmond in JMLE, Vol 4, No 2   While there is consensus regarding the definition of media...
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The Digital Learning Curve: 3 ways school leaders can help teachers stay ahead

The Digital Learning Curve: 3 ways school leaders can help teachers stay ahead | Learning skills and literacies | Scoop.it
Meghan Beler is a full-time teacher trainer for Oxford University Press in Istanbul, Turkey. Here she talks about three ways school leaders can help teachers stay ahead of technology trends. Regard...
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