21st century education is about cultivating important skills such as critical thinking and digital skills.
There is now much more knowledge online than you would find in all libraries of the world taken together.
To tap into the potential of this vast repertoire of online resources, our learners need instruction on how to effectively use web search techniques to search for academic sources.
Practitioners need to teach them how to be independent learners.
Google Search Education has all the materials practitioners need to help their learners become skilled searchers, whether they are just starting out with search or ready for advanced training. (Flipped Classroom approach may be the answer to getting them all up to speed)
This post looks at...
- Lesson Plans; and
- Live Trainings;
Via John Dalziel, Eunice Lawton