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Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information | Library Tips and Tricks | Scoop.it
An essential part of online research is the ability to critically evaluate information. This includes the ability to read and evaluate its level of accuracy, reliability and bias. When we recently as

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Evaluating information is a critical life skill. Without sufficient practice, our students will not internalize this skill, and will not remember it from lesson to lesson. Talk to you librarian today about integrating the process of evaluating information into your research projects and lesson plans today!

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Michael Westwood's curator insight, April 9, 2014 10:25 AM

The practical steps described here could be adapted into a very useful language lesson for advanced language learners preparing to enter university.

Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, April 9, 2014 1:18 PM

Interesting article showing what school  librarians teach every day, if they get the chance...

liz deskins's curator insight, April 29, 2014 9:09 AM

Something m ost librarians already do; but good to remind us about it!

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How Technology is helping us with our Education Today

How Technology is helping us with our Education Today | Library Tips and Tricks | Scoop.it
Technology in Education
An infographic focusing on the theme of Technology in Education.
How different types of technology help students to learn more and more
efficiently, Also how social media,

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Check out this infographic about the changing use of technology in education.

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Lori Wilk's curator insight, January 11, 2014 12:26 PM

Very helpful information

Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, January 11, 2014 12:32 PM

Technology is helpful, but does not replace the human touch of a good teacher. It requires thoughtful and mindful decisions based on context to make education work.

Professor Jill Jameson's curator insight, January 14, 2014 9:51 PM

Useful infographic

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Digital Citizenship Poster Now Available in 7 Languages (EN, FR, DE, PT, NL, ES, GR)

Digital Citizenship Poster Now Available in 7 Languages (EN, FR, DE, PT, NL, ES, GR) | Library Tips and Tricks | Scoop.it
Last month we posted a free digital citizenship poster for our educator community to download. The response we received after posting it was incredible - more t

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Check out this nice poster about digital citizenship made by EdModo. Everyone should have something like this posted in their classroom.  

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Gust MEES's curator insight, March 21, 2014 1:44 PM


Available in 7 languages NOW! Download it!


Lynne Nemeth's curator insight, March 22, 2014 7:58 AM

Definitely worth  adhering to these actives.

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Who is the tech leader at your school: the school / teacher librarian

Who is the tech leader at your school: the school / teacher librarian | Library Tips and Tricks | Scoop.it

As education technology has evolved, so, too, have the kinds of digital tools that school librarians use with their students. More than 750 school librarians responded to SLJ’s survey, representing K–12 public and private schools across the country.


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In the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, library staff are often the front-line response for technical troubleshooting. Librarians also introduce teachers to new educational technology tools and strategies, help instruct students in those tools, and offer training to help both teachers and student improve their technology skills and know-how. 

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, December 10, 2013 4:01 PM

Librarians and media specialists can be the driving force for school change!

Tricia Adams's curator insight, December 11, 2013 8:59 AM

Infographics are so useful!

Anita Vance's curator insight, January 28, 2014 6:19 PM

That just makes sense - as information is shared through new media, librarians have learned to share it - we have the best job in the world !!!