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Apps That’ll Make You A Content Curator Extraordinaire

Apps That’ll Make You A Content Curator Extraordinaire | "PROFESSIONAL LEARNING" | Scoop.it
With Google pulling the plug on popular apps like Google Reader and Google Alerts, Jim Berkowitz takes an objective look at several alternative applications that can help with your content curation.

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Professional learning also involves curating knowledge on your topics of interest ans specialisation.

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Andrea Walker's curator insight, April 28, 2013 7:58 PM

Jim Berkowitz likes Storify "as a tool to either alone, or collaboratively, construct details about a conference, event or topic from sources and content (articles, video, pictures, text snip-its social media posts) from all over the web and then then organize and comment on them so that they tell a story."

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Moving into Student Spaces: Utilizing Conversations Outside the ...

Eventually, a four-person instructional team was developed to help students achieve their academic pursuits and included a faculty member, adviser, student mentor, and librarian, and this group provided consistency and support in different ways...
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Conversations With Cosmo | Mentoring and Recovery

Conversations With Cosmo | Mentoring and Recovery | "PROFESSIONAL LEARNING" | Scoop.it
Dr. Craige has even written a book about her experiences called Conversations with Cosmo: At Home with an African Grey Parrot. With this book, and unlike Dr. Pepperberg in her official role of animal researcher studying ...
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Social interaction research suggests teamwork helped make humans smart - China Post

Social interaction research suggests teamwork helped make humans smart - China Post | "PROFESSIONAL LEARNING" | Scoop.it

Social interaction research suggests teamwork helped make humans smartChina PostThe answer, according to researchers in Ireland and Scotland, may lie in social interaction.


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Developing the idea the professional learning is interactional.

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Cindy Schmitt's curator insight, October 17, 2013 7:36 PM

Interesting findings!  "Researchers were intrigued to find that as the brain evolved, the individual was likelier to choose to cooperate," according to the author.

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Social Media Conversation Analysis applied to health care.

Insight in to how to evaluate social media conversations for business values (Learn how social data is being used to solve real problems http://t.co/fOidL3Y0 #socialanalytics = #business #value...)...

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Learning conversations are key to professional development.

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Curation for Teachers [Infographic]

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In Professional Learning in the Digital Age: The Educator's Guide to User-Generated Learning, Kristen Swanson shows educators how to enhance their pro...

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bringing a new specialised caring for knowldge!

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Rosie Peel's curator insight, June 8, 2013 3:07 AM

This is very insightful when creating an effective, authentic and reliable curation collection.  It is resources like this one that I feel will benefit others in their teaching and learning journey.

Dorothy Minor's curator insight, July 8, 2013 3:29 PM

This infographic provides insight into showing how to enhance learning. Critical thinking is an important skill in today's world. Students need encouragement in taking ownership of their own learning. We can find ways to encourage students from this link.

Daniel Jimenez Zulic's curator insight, August 3, 2013 12:04 PM

Ya en el esquema se ve como ir mejorando la practica, seleccion y calificacion de los sitios y contenidos.

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Webmaker Mentors in 2013

Webmaker Mentors in 2013 | "PROFESSIONAL LEARNING" | Scoop.it
It's learning that has an impact beyond an individual and becomes part of the larger society or community, in response to interactions and changes withing the community.
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My Top 10 Web Curation Tools as A Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | eLanguages

My Top 10 Web Curation Tools as A Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | eLanguages | "PROFESSIONAL LEARNING" | Scoop.it
My Top 10 Web Curation Tools as A Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning on eLanguages curated by KiwiBelma (My Top 10 Web Curation Tools as A Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | @scoopit via @mark_arthur

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in professional learning knowledge is key, ie how it is collected, maintained, presented, shared, renewed, ie curated!

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Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, February 18, 2013 9:22 AM
Mon Top 10 Outils Curation Web en tant que professeur de technologie éducative et ~ Mobile Learning | eLanguages

"Mon Top 10 des outils Curation Web en tant que professeur ~ Technologie éducative et l'apprentissage mobile sur eLanguages montée par KiwiBelma (Mon Top 10 des outils Curation Web en tant que professeur ~ Educational Technology and Learning Mobile | @ scoopit via @ mark_arthur"...

My Top 10 Web Curation Tools as A Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | eLanguages via @eddebainbridge http://sco.lt/


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RESEARCH ON EFL CLASSROOM INTERACTION: CONVERSATION ANALYSIS

RESEARCH ON EFL CLASSROOM INTERACTION: CONVERSATION ANALYSIS | "PROFESSIONAL LEARNING" | Scoop.it

Articles on conversation analysis (CA)―a research methodology that can clearly display the relevance of the foreign language context. While CA is not a new field, having been developed in the United States in the 1960s, it is relatively new in EFL research


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CA methods add to insights on language learning.

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