Similarly, having access to these resources everywhere, through implementations like online teacher content spaces and wireless internet connections, would be beneficial. An answer to developing rich online content will ...
"As more and more districts, give in and extend at least a little rope when it comes to the creation and participation of online learning communities more and more educators will need to understand how to develop a successful online learning community. In her recent interview for the USDOE-supported Connected Educators site, Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach author of The Connected Educator explains how to develop effective online learning communities."
'Dear Teen Me': Young Adult Authors Write Letters To Their Teenage SelvesHuffington PostThe book, as well as the blog it's based on, contains a series of letters written by published young adult authors to their high school selves.
Nowhere is change more evident than in the librarian profession. We are; seeing commercial competition for information access and delivery services arise routinely, making ineffective attempts to serve young library ...
NEKLS 2012 School Librarians' Workshop on Wednesday - Kristin Fontichiaro, professor of library studies at the University of Michigan, was the keynote speaker. She publishes regularly on School Library Monthly. Martha House shares the inspiration from the workshop.
The Content Creation Curation is a visual representation of the week that was in Social Media.I use Pinterest as a repository for all the articles I find to be extremely valuable to the social media user seeking success Online.This is the 25th week...
"Even though there’s keen interest on the part of library patrons to check out e-books, making a move to digital loans is not going to be easy. That’s true for all libraries, but it’s especially true for school libraries, many of which already face budget woes and as such, have to weigh carefully how to invest in new books to stock the shelves."
"Our classrooms are not limited to the four walls of the physical building we teach in but can encompass the entirety of the planet. Technology—much of which is free—has enabled us to push back the classroom walls and stretch our virtual arms across the globe to shake hands with classrooms and students almost anywhere."
Your teacher librarian knows these spaces and can help design and facilitate your game plan!
If you are a K12 educator, you are aware of the term "technology integration", but did you know that perhaps your greatest assistance can come from the school media specialist (or teacher-librarian)? Let's talk about what kind of help you can expect:
Over the past two years I have reviewed hundreds of articles and reports and blog posts that discuss scores of 21st Century library and librarianship ideas, concepts and actions. What I have collected and outlined below is an ...
"The Digital Shift is the new home for all technology-related stories and features published by Library Journal and School Library Journal. We’ll cover everything to keep librarians informed as they help ease patrons’ and students’ immersion in an increasingly digital world."
Gale is well known for its library databases. The Gale Virtual Reference Library offers thousands of its print titles in eBook form with a reading platform that features audio, download and printing as well as the ability to read on a variety of devices.
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