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50 inspiring quotes about libraries and librarians - Ebook Friendly

50 inspiring quotes about libraries and librarians - Ebook Friendly | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
A list of the best quotes about libraries and librarians, together with quotes that you can share as images.

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Ann Vega's curator insight, April 21, 2013 9:25 AM

Love This!

Stacey Py Flynn's curator insight, April 21, 2013 5:21 PM

This will come in hand! 

Amy Barr's curator insight, April 22, 2013 4:59 PM

add qoutes to bookmarks

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Authentic Learning via the WebQuest

Authentic Learning via the WebQuest | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Engage students in project-based learning and give teachers full control.
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New Infographic: School Libraries & Student Achievement (2+ Decades of LRS Research) | Keith Curry Lance

New Infographic: School Libraries & Student Achievement (2+ Decades of LRS Research) | Keith Curry Lance | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

Keith Curry Lance:

 

"Kudos to Dr. Linda Hofschire, Research Analyst, for this latest infographic, summarizing more than two decades of school library impact research at the Library Research Service (LRS)."


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GwynethJones's comment, April 5, 2013 11:16 AM
Is it me or is it not showing up when you go to the link?
Terheck's comment, April 5, 2013 11:50 AM
left click on the word "infographic" ;-)
Terheck's comment, April 5, 2013 11:51 AM
direct link : http://www.lrs.org/documents/school/school_library_impact.jpg
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Content Curation, Plagiarism and the Difference Between the Two | Zukunft des Lernens

Content Curation, Plagiarism and the Difference Between the Two | Zukunft des Lernens | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Content curation has been a topic of interest lately but there is a fine line that you should not cross! Discover the difference between curating and plagiarizing information!

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Remixing Melville: Moby Dick Meets the Digital Generation | MindShift

Remixing Melville: Moby Dick Meets the Digital Generation | MindShift | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
In a traditional English class, a teacher might assign Herman Melville’s famous novel Moby Dick in small chunks. Students might complete their reading (

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Nancy Jones's curator insight, March 9, 2013 9:37 AM

This is an interesting example of out of the box thinking and student led riven learning. Links to an online book explaining their approach is included in the article too

Pam Colburn Harland's curator insight, March 10, 2013 7:48 AM

Deep reading and reading flows are both mentioned here.

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ANCIL - A New Curriculum for Information Literacy

A revolutionary new Information Literacy curriculum for Higher Education institutions in a digital age.

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Margaret Driscoll, Learning Organization Librarian's curator insight, March 8, 2013 11:47 AM

Teaching information literacy is the purvue of all educators.

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, March 12, 2013 3:43 AM

This applies to all educational settings, not just universities.

Sue Hickson's curator insight, March 14, 2013 7:50 PM

A strategic focus on information literacy teaching that involves collaboration in the teaching of info skills, from educational designers, academics, IT staff and librarians. Needs buy in from the academic community which is not always easy to get.

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5 Models for Leading Change ― Leadership Thoughts

5 Models for Leading Change ― Leadership Thoughts | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
In this article we briefly introduce 5 models for leading change. Learn how to put them to use and become a more effective and rounded leader.

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Information Fluency Digital Magazine

Information Fluency Digital Magazine | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

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nihal abitiu's curator insight, January 18, 2013 5:04 AM

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My Top Picks For Content Creation iPad Apps ~ Mrs. Wideen's Classroom Blog

My Top Picks For Content Creation iPad Apps ~ Mrs. Wideen's Classroom Blog | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

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Tabletj's curator insight, February 13, 2013 7:53 AM

A few examples of iPad usage in the classroom.

alistairm 's curator insight, May 3, 2013 4:00 AM

Great to see the student's work! This is a nice example that veers creatively into flipped classroom territory.

Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, October 24, 2013 6:31 AM

I like collections of apps that are meant for certain topic or activity. Here is given a list and examples of apps for content creation.

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Convert Any Presentation Into a Talking Video in Your Preferred Language: SlideTalk.net

 

 


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Javier Arana's curator insight, July 3, 2014 10:18 AM

Un manera de subir presentaciones, escribir texto y que una voz profesional de voz a texto grabe la presentación. La cuenta libre permite hasta 15 slides por presentación. Me parece, interesante. Lo comparto.

Minerva Bueno's curator insight, July 12, 2014 9:19 AM

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ManufacturingStories's curator insight, July 13, 2014 9:54 AM

For more resources on Advanced Manufacturing and STEM Education visit http://bit.ly/1640Tbl


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The Essential Guide to Digital Accessibility | Visual.ly

The Essential Guide to Digital Accessibility | Visual.ly | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Digital accessibility is creating a secure technological system for digital components so that everyone can have the same user experience when they ac (The Essential Guide to Digital Accessibility - http://t.co/6yHx0Rej)...

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Angela C. Dowd's comment, February 26, 2013 12:34 PM
This is great...I learned some things I didn't know before. Helpful information that is well organized.
Valerie Chernek's comment, February 26, 2013 2:36 PM
Yes! Agree with Angela. Informative!
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Removing Barriers to Student Learning

Removing Barriers to Student Learning | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

Accessible Learning: Removing Barriers for Students.  FlipSnack by Laurel Beaton.


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Free online media converter

Free online media converter | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Have you ever needed to convert a pdf document to Word? Or maybe you needed to convert an audio or video file to a different format? This free online file converter lets you convert quickly and eas...

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Pam Colburn Harland's curator insight, April 19, 2013 4:31 AM

This is such a useful tool for all of your transmedia/transliteracy needs!

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Authentic Learning via the WebQuest

Authentic Learning via the WebQuest | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
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Five ways to get kids to want to read and write

Five ways to get kids to want to read and write | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Here's a book excerpt from veteran educator Larry Ferlazzo's new book on how to get students to warn to learn.

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Jennifer Hurley-Coughlin's curator insight, April 1, 2013 1:04 PM

Some really interesting points in this link about not leveling text....check out...also interesting ideas for writing with evidence

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About the Open Directory Project

About the Open Directory Project | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

The Open Directory follows in the footsteps of some of the most important editor/contributor projects of the 20th century. Just as the Oxford English Dictionary became the definitive word on words through the efforts of volunteers, the Open Directory follows in its footsteps to become the definitive catalog of the Web.

 

The Open Directory was founded in the spirit of the Open Source movement, and is the only major directory that is 100% free. There is not, nor will there ever be, a cost to submit a site to the directory, and/or to use the directory's data. The Open Directory data is made available for free to anyone who agrees to comply with our free use license.


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, March 12, 2013 6:47 PM

This directory is curated; editors select the content and place it in categories. As the site says, there are over 5 million sites, over a million categories and almost 100,000 editors.[i] There is a lot to browse. Fortunately for younger searchers, the content is, for the most part, safe (some information is suggestive).


[i] Dmoz.org, accessed on March 5, 2013, http://www.dmoz.org/.

Sandra Carswell's curator insight, March 13, 2013 10:40 AM

Table of Contents for the WWW. 

Neo Puesto Pal'dinero's comment, March 17, 2013 5:07 AM
there is so much to browser
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Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling

Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Meograph helps you easily create, share, and playback beautiful stories in context of Where and When.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, March 10, 2013 11:17 AM

 

Looks very interesting, check it out...

 

Check also:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Storytelling

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-tools-for-teaching-people-and-learners?tag=storytelling

 

 

Eva Ramos's comment, March 11, 2013 1:32 PM
Thanks for always sharing such wonderful tools and apps :)
slesch's comment, March 11, 2013 2:46 PM
Thanks Eva, I hope you find them useful.
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100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. Many nonprofit professionals are overwhelmed by the all choices and as the Mobile Web and ...
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Socius Ars's curator insight, April 14, 2013 10:00 PM

add your insight...

 

 
Boso Studios's curator insight, May 22, 2013 9:08 AM

Great tools for Non-profits >

Carmen Giordano's curator insight, August 26, 2013 5:41 AM

Very interesting!

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The Keyword Blog: Scoop.it Curator's Tips

The Keyword Blog: Scoop.it Curator's Tips | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, February 27, 2013 2:21 PM

What filters do you use when curating?   Here's a brief list that approximates my process. This post evolved from a Google+ discusison with other Scoop.it curators. 

Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, February 27, 2013 2:24 PM
Le Blog Mot-clé: Conseils conservateur de Scoop.it






The Keyword Blog: Scoop.it Curator's Tips via @wiredinstructor http://sco.lt/...

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6-Traits Resources: Academic Writing

6-Traits Resources: Academic Writing | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

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Dennis T OConnor's comment, February 23, 2013 8:54 PM
Watterson, B. (1994). Homicidal Psycho Jungle Cat. Kansas City, MO: Andrews and McMeel.
Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, February 24, 2013 1:45 AM
6-Traits Ressources: rédaction des travaux universitaires.

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6-Traits Resources: Academic Writing via @wiredinstructor http://sco.lt/...

Meryl Jaffe, PhD's comment, February 26, 2013 10:57 AM
I LOVE Calvin & Hobbes!!!!!
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Getting Started with Primary Source Research for Teachers and Students

Getting Started with Primary Source Research for Teachers and Students | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
The National Archives Digital Classroom: Primary Sources, Activities and Training for Educators and Students.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, February 17, 2013 5:19 PM

Check it out!!!

 

Lourense Das's curator insight, February 20, 2013 4:04 AM

Useful overview of resources, tools, activities and more [in English] related to USA education, but also interesting for others

lfredric's curator insight, February 20, 2013 9:34 AM

Excellent links for research  LF

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Timelines.tv - Video Timelines for History Students

Timelines.tv - Video Timelines for History Students | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

Timelines.tv is a nice little resource for history teachers to bookmark and share with their students. On Timelines.tv you can find six timelines of important eras in U.S. and European history. Each timeline includes short (3-10 minute) videos about people and events in the era. The timelines also include pictures and short text descriptions. The six timelines currently available are A History of Britain, The American West, Medicine Through Time, American Voices, The Edwardians, and Nazi Germany. More timelines appear to planned for publication in the future.

 


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Gianfranco D'Aversa's curator insight, February 10, 2013 10:39 AM

Timelines.tv is a nice little resource for history teachers to bookmark and share with their students. On Timelines.tv you can find six timelines of important eras in U.S. and European history. Each timeline includes short (3-10 minute) videos about people and events in the era. The timelines also include pictures and short text descriptions. The six timelines currently available are A History of Britain, The American West, Medicine Through Time, American Voices, The Edwardians, and Nazi Germany. More timelines appear to planned for publication in the future.

Tina Little-Coltrane's comment, February 15, 2013 1:55 PM
Nice! Thanks for sharing!
Rudolf Kabutz's curator insight, May 11, 2013 4:41 AM

Using media innovatively to teach history - when will such creative media be used to teach physics, mathematics and ... future thinking?

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Best Virtual Museums

Best Virtual Museums | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it
Budget, geography and time are no longer restrictions if you want to visit a museum. With virtual museums, you can see the world from your PC.

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A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education

A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education | Media and Information Literacy for Next Gen | Scoop.it

A few months ago Educational Technology and Mobile Learning posted a detailed guide on how Teachers can Use Blogging in Education. We are glad this post has received a wide interaction from...


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SLS Guernsey's curator insight, January 23, 3:43 AM

Blogging is a really important tool to help with literacy skills. Give it a try.

Denis Lundie's curator insight, January 23, 7:18 AM

Writing for the web, in all forms, is an essential communication skill. All languages should teach the techniques and rules that apply to writing for the web.

Dênia Falcão's curator insight, January 23, 12:37 PM

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