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Personalization vs Individualization vs Differentiation (Infographic)

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Last January a chart that compared Personalization vs Individualization vs Differentiation was published with a report (to see the report and chart go to http://www.personalizelearning.com/2012/04/explaining-chart.html.

This infographic "visually explores these three approaches to teaching and learning."


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Taking it to Twitter: Librarians Debate the Demise of Dewey | School Library Journal

Taking it to Twitter: Librarians Debate the Demise of Dewey | School Library Journal | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Who's killing the Dewey decimal system?

"A handful of pioneering suburban libraries are transitioning from the librarian-loved but misunderstood Dewey to the type of organization system used by booksellers. The new layout groups books by subject rather than number, uses signs to highlight contemporary, popular categories, and displays books by their covers."


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Part 3: Van Meter Library Voice: Our Library After The First Week Of Being Dewey Free

Part 3: Van Meter Library Voice: Our Library After The First Week Of Being Dewey Free | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Part 1: Van Meter Library Voice: We Spiced Up The Shelves....And Ditched The Dewey

Part 1: Van Meter Library Voice: We Spiced Up The Shelves....And Ditched The Dewey | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Biology Teachers: Try These 32 Resources

Biology Teachers: Try These 32 Resources | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
I am trying to complete the page I have set up for science, so today I am adding biology resources. You can access all science topics by using the tab at the top. Did I miss something? Please let me know.
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Best Practice Guide to Addressing Web 2.0 Risks - CSO

Best Practice Guide to Addressing Web 2.0 Risks
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With the rise of user-generated content, social networks and readily available information offered by the Web 2.0-enabled workplace, users are more connected to people and ideas than ever before.
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iOS Apps for Science Teachers : Teaching about Sound

iOS Apps for Science Teachers : Teaching about Sound | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
Here are five apps for iPads and iPhones which can help science teachers teach about sound waves such signal generators, oscilloscopes and decibel meters.

Via Kathleen Cercone
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Kathleen Cercone's curator insight, January 22, 2013 3:34 PM

Teaching about sound in the classroom used to involve lots of fiddly bits of kit such as Signal Generators and Decibel Meters that would cost a lot of money and only get wheeled out once a year.

Read more http://www.whiteboardblog.co.uk/2013/01/ipad-apps-for-teaching-about-sound/

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Using Cell Phones In Class: A Primer For Teachers - Edudemic

Using Cell Phones In Class: A Primer For Teachers - Edudemic | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
For mobile learning and teaching to be effective, teachers have to help students to use cell phones wisely. It is up to the teachers how to use cell phones as tools for learning.

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26 Great Sites for Physics Teachers

26 Great Sites for Physics Teachers | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
In an effort to cover all areas of the sciences, this post for physics has been added to the Science page. (Tab at the top)  Please add your suggestions or feel free to request any future postings.
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Bib 2.0: Re-Thinking the Flipped Classroom/Library

Bib 2.0: Re-Thinking the Flipped Classroom/Library | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Couchigian's curator insight, January 22, 2013 8:03 PM

I use Flip classrooms and my kids love it!

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The School Library Media Specialist - Program Administration: Acquisition

Designed primarily as a tool for a university course at Indiana University at Indianapolis, this website is available to anyone who wants to learn more about the role of the school library media specialist in today's schools. This section concerns collection development.


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Genre Based Fiction for Middle School Students

Genre Based Fiction for Middle School Students | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
A website created by LIS 506 students intended as a resource for librarians who are interested in rearranging their young adult fiction collections by genre

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Kathy Corbiere's curator insight, January 2, 2013 12:01 PM

Like the HOW-TO link as a way for me to think about steps involved in switching.

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Genre Based Fiction for Middle School Students

Genre Based Fiction for Middle School Students | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
A website created by LIS 506 students intended as a resource for librarians who are interested in rearranging their young adult fiction collections by genre

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Kathy Corbiere's curator insight, January 2, 2013 12:01 PM

Like the HOW-TO link as a way for me to think about steps involved in switching.

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Are Dewey’s Days Numbered?: Libraries Nationwide Are Ditching the Old Classification System | School Library Journal

Are Dewey’s Days Numbered?: Libraries Nationwide Are Ditching the Old Classification System | School Library Journal | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Part 4: Van Meter Library Voice: Reorganizing The Fiction Within Our Library And Destiny's Visual Search Too!

Part 4: Van Meter Library Voice: Reorganizing The Fiction Within Our Library And Destiny's Visual Search Too! | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Part 2: Van Meter Library Voice: So We Ditched Dewey....What Comes Next For Our Books And Shelves?

Part 2: Van Meter Library Voice: So We Ditched Dewey....What Comes Next For Our Books And Shelves? | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Summer Project: Kill Dewey - The Digital Shift

Summer Project: Kill Dewey - The Digital Shift | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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10 Super Geeky Tips for the New Year 2013 | The Daring Librarian

10 Super Geeky Tips for the New Year 2013 | The Daring Librarian | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, January 18, 2013 2:35 PM

Helpful tips from the ever awesome Daring Librarian, Gwyneth Jones!

GwynethJones's comment, January 27, 2013 7:33 PM
Awww thanks, hon! [blushysmiles]
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4 Ways Instagram Has Redefined Teen Culture - Huffington Post

4 Ways Instagram Has Redefined Teen Culture - Huffington Post | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
4 Ways Instagram Has Redefined Teen Culture
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They will seek to allow us to have an easier and greater access to data and information.
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How To Overcome The iPad Learning Curve - Edudemic

How To Overcome The iPad Learning Curve - Edudemic | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
Technology can make life a lot easier in the classroom. In the past criticism was often aimed at new technology coming into the classroom, recent advances in tech have made drastic changes to the learning environment.

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Reluctant Readers in Your School? Middle School Students Will Enjoy These 56 Titles

Reluctant Readers in Your School? Middle School Students Will Enjoy These 56 Titles | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it
I admit it. As a child, I really didn't enjoy reading. The one time it was fun was when my dad would read with me before bedtime.
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Teachers Guide to The Use of Twitter in Classroom

Teachers Guide to The Use of Twitter in Classroom | Media Specialist03 | Scoop.it

 

I love this! Thanks for sharing.

 

"As you know Twitter has made such a big jump from just a social network where people get to share their mundane activities to a rigorous learning and teaching activitiy. The potential of Twitter is even way bigger than we might think and I personally depend a lot on it for my professional development. Anyway, to bring you closer to how you can leverage this social media tool in your classroom and to help you learn more about the essentials of 'educational tweeting' I would recommend that you have a look at the guide below .

 

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http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/09/teachers-guide-to-use-of-twitter-in.html

 


Via Gust MEES, Carolyn D Cowen, R.Conrath, Ed.D., Lindsey Hogan
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Baker & Taylor - School Selection

Collection development tools and online ordering of books.


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