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Will The New SAT Be A) Shorter B) Harder C) Less Literary D) All Of The Above?

Will The New SAT Be A) Shorter B) Harder C) Less Literary D) All Of The Above? | MS Library | Scoop.it
The College Board on Wednesday released blueprints for a redesigned SAT test, giving an early first look at what's in store for many students with college aspirations. Among the changes: Multiple choice questions will have four possible answer choice...
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QR Stuff

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QR Stuff Free QR Code Creator - Color QR codes, 20+ data types, no sign-up required
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About The Licenses - Creative Commons

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School Libraries | State of America's Libraries Report 2014

School Libraries | State of America's Libraries Report 2014 | MS Library | Scoop.it
The School Libraries section of the 2014 State of America's Libraries Report provides an overview of the top school library trends of the past year.
School libraries are at a critical point: Budget and testing pressures have led to decisions to eliminate or deprofessionalize school libraries, but the increased emphasis on college and career readiness and the integration of technology makes them more critical than ever. School librarians’ collaboration with other educators is key to literacy and imlementation of Common Core State Standards. The American Library Association (ALA) is undertaking an advocacy campaign for school libraries that sets goals in five critical areas.

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Good read.

Maria Jose Vitorino's curator insight, April 17, 1:12 AM

Muitos exames sobrepostos não substituem uma boa escola, e não há boas escolas que não exijam boas bibliotecas. "Budget and testing pressures have led to decisions to eliminate or deprofessionalize school libraries, but the increased emphasis on college and career readiness and the integration of technology makes them more critical than ever. School librarians’ collaboration with other educators is key to literacy and imlementation of Common Core State Standards." 

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Role of school libraries in learning, teaching and development of reading

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John Green on Romance - YouTube

The "Paper Towns" author gives you the love advice Edward Cullen never could. Vanessa Hudgens Cover Shoot: http://www.seventeen.com/fun-stuff/video-hub/?mave...
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AVID READERS EVENT, John Green, 4/15/14

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The Fault In Our Stars | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX - YouTube

Hazel (Shailene Woodley) and Gus (Ansel Elgort) are two extraordinary teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that swe...
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AVID READERS EVENT, 4/15/14

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Citing Sources - QUEST - the District 155 Research Model - LibGuides at Community High School District 155

Citing Sources - QUEST - the District 155 Research Model - LibGuides at Community High School District 155 | MS Library | Scoop.it
LibGuides. QUEST - the District 155 Research Model. Citing Sources.

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I enjoyed the lead off video of various speakers (students and teachers?) explaining plagiarism in their own words. 


As always, citation is the solution.

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55 Free Templates to Make Visual Content Creation Quick & Painless

55 Free Templates to Make Visual Content Creation Quick & Painless | MS Library | Scoop.it
Free visual content creation templates for infographics, SlideShares, social media graphics, CTAs, and more!
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Infographics, templates, presentations, library, graphic design, student publications,

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Infographic Of The Day: Why Should You Care About Typography?

Infographic Of The Day: Why Should You Care About Typography? | MS Library | Scoop.it

,If you think typography is simply about personal whim, this infographic should go a long way towards disabusing you of your ignorance.

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Journalism, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Fonts, PaperBoy

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Should I be using Google or the Library resources for a paper? - YouTube

Should I be using Google or the Library resources for a paper? - YouTube | MS Library | Scoop.it
Please complete this survey after viewing the video! http://form.jotform.us/form/40704924090147
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How to write a thesis for beginners - YouTube

The basics of writing a thesis statement or introduction sentence. Check out the easybib.com tutorial for works cited page help. http://www.youtube.com/watch...
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Information Literacy in the Digital Age

Information Literacy in the Digital Age: An Evidence-Based Approach
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The Citation

Learn about citations and how they can help you avoid plagiarism.
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College Board reveals SAT changes: What to expect

College Board reveals SAT changes: What to expect | MS Library | Scoop.it
A look at some of the new features, as well as potential winners and losers
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Home » Edynco

Home » Edynco | MS Library | Scoop.it
Edynco is an online tool for creating Learning Maps and engaging your students with them.
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Fair Use: You Be The Judge | Teaching Copyright

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8 Things I Love - YouTube

Anna and the French Kiss: http://dft.ba/-88b Karen Kavett: http://www.youtube.com/xperpetualmotion The Beckoning of Lovely: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lu...
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AVID READERS EVENT, John Green, 4/15/14

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Reading Chapter One of The Fault in Our Stars - YouTube

In which John reads the first chapter of his new book, The Fault in Our Stars, to you in lieu of making a real video today. I hope you like it, and that it's...
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AVID READERS EVENT, 4/15/14

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The Fault in Our Stars - Discussion Questions - LitLovers

Our Reading Guide for The Fault in Our Stars by John Green includes Book Club Discussion Questions, Book Reviews, Plot Summary-Synopsis and Author Bio.
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AVID READERS EVENT, 4/15/14, Fault Stars,

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5 Things That People Don’t Realize their Librarians Do

5 Things That People Don’t Realize their Librarians Do | MS Library | Scoop.it

by Rebecca Tischler, Head Editor, INALJ Tennessee 5 Things That People Don’t Realize their Librarians Do .


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Who Uses CC? - Creative Commons

Who Uses CC? - Creative Commons | MS Library | Scoop.it
Creative Commons licenses provide a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators.
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How to Choose the Best Colors for Your Presentations

How to Choose the Best Colors for Your Presentations | MS Library | Scoop.it
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Glogster, Presentations, Power Points, Projects, Library, Creative Writing, PaperBoy

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A Ready-Made Library For Humanitarian Crisis Victims - PSFK

A Ready-Made Library For Humanitarian Crisis Victims - PSFK | MS Library | Scoop.it
PSFK attended the launch event for the project at the New York Public Library where we learned that Patrick Weil, Chairman of Libraries Without Borders had never worked with a designer before but knew of Philippe Starck.
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Crimea cost Ukraine over $10 billion in lost natural resources

Crimea cost Ukraine over $10 billion in lost natural resources | MS Library | Scoop.it
KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's ecology and natural resources minister estimated on Monday that Kiev had lost natural resources and related assets worth 127 billion hryvnias ($10.8 bln) when Russia annexed
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6th Grade Geography, Crimea, Research Project

 

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