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Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic

Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.

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Christine Bushong's curator insight, October 21, 2013 10:12 AM

These are information literacy skills: how to find, access and use information.

Pamela Perry King's curator insight, October 21, 2013 12:09 PM

The Big Six taught me a lot on how we assume kids can skim and scan.  We need to take more time to show them how to search.

johanna krijnsen's curator insight, December 4, 2013 2:07 PM

do your students know how to search, find and curate information?

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SLJ’s 2013 Job Satisfaction Survey | What’s Not to Love? | School Library Journal

SLJ’s 2013 Job Satisfaction Survey | What’s Not to Love? | School Library Journal | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it

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Nicole Laura's curator insight, May 8, 2013 8:15 AM

"The Library is a program, not a room" - Great stats for school library jobs, including staffing, perceptions of job security, challenges and satisfaction ratings

 

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Handbook for Information Literacy Teaching - 2011 update

Welcome to the Handbook for Information Literacy Teaching (HILT).

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The Other 21st Century Skills

The Other 21st Century Skills | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
Many have attempted to identify the skills important for a learner today in this era of the 21st century (I know it is an overused phrase).  I have an affinity towards the skills identified by Tony...

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Nancy Jones's comment, July 7, 2013 2:32 PM
Love this. It is not about machines, but human qualities
Sancera's curator insight, July 9, 2013 9:55 PM

Easy to grasp the graphic ideas

Suzanne Smith's curator insight, July 12, 2013 3:46 PM

Let's hear it for grit, empathy and initiative!

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Younger Americans' Library Habits and Expectations - The Pew Internet and American Life Project

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San Francisco Chronicle (blog) Younger Americans' Library Habits and Expectations The Pew Internet and American Life Project And younger patrons are also significantly more likely than those ages 30 and older to use the library as a study or “hang...
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Building a world-class library was this Atlantic City educator's mission

Building a world-class library was this Atlantic City educator's mission | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
Building a world-class library was this Atlantic City educator's mission Press of Atlantic City Jamison said the integration of the library into the school was crucial in getting the award, and being able to start from scratch in a new school that...

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Meeting the CCSS Through Poetry | Professional Shelf | School Library Journal

Meeting the CCSS Through Poetry | Professional Shelf | School Library Journal | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
Discover EFLECT AND WRITE + using poems and photos to inspire writing SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL http://t.co/ZpmkyP304J http://t.co/xvLDhWJ7u0
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Free infographic app | Piktochart

Free infographic app | Piktochart | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
Create free infographics using an infographic application or software here. Piktochart has a professional infographic design editor that helps you with the design work.
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VocabGrabber : Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus

VocabGrabber lets you automatically create lists of vocabulary from any text.
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Why Kids Can’t Search

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We're often told that young people tend to be the most tech-savvy among us. But just how savvy are they? A group of researchers led by Colle...
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10 Tech Tools for Teacher Training Courses | All things related to educational technology

10 Tech Tools for Teacher Training Courses | All things related to educational technology | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it

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How School Librarians Create Summer Reading Lists

How School Librarians Create Summer Reading Lists | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
In part, this helps make sure reluctant readers will be able to find something that appeals, and also so students who like to read have lots of great choices to keep them busy all summer long. To accomplish this, I've changed ...
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School | School Library

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Map Location D, 6 Thread Location Page 112 Scape Author Buffy Hamilton Agreement Description How are contemporary school libraries inviting and creating spaces for rich conversations that lead to learning with students?
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Information Literacy in the Digital Age

(Information Literacy in the Digital Age : an evidence based approach, by Teresa Welsh, #VISLibrary http://t.co/Ca21m5N9s9)...


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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, August 4, 2013 6:06 PM

A comprehensive evidence-based review of the literacy demands in the digital age. 

Deborah Welsh's curator insight, August 4, 2013 6:08 PM

A comprehensive review of literacy demands for students and teachers. 

Glenda Morris's curator insight, August 18, 2013 7:09 PM

Evidence-based approach highlighting the essential nature of information literacy in the digital age.

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Free Plagiarism Poster!

Free Plagiarism Poster! | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
 
I know this is a little simplistic, but I thought this flowchart from the fine folks at EasyBib was a fantastic way to drive home to students that more often than not they need to cite their sources.

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Maria Jose Vitorino's curator insight, July 15, 2013 2:44 PM

Paragráfe, citação, referência bibliográfica não são plágio!

There's no need to plagiarism... just quote properly!

Sandra Carswell's curator insight, July 24, 2013 4:39 PM

Yes, simple to us, but to our kids? Probably not. Nice to have a visual for them to see just when they need to cite and add a bibliography.

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A Fabulous Flow Chart on How Students Should Use Images from The Web ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Fabulous Flow Chart on How Students Should Use Images from The Web ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it

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Too complicated for my kids, but great to share with teachers!

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Llandrillo Library's curator insight, July 23, 2013 9:20 AM

Useful for everyone!

Dr. Christine Van Hamersveld, Director of Libraries & Instructional Materials - Pasadena ISD's curator insight, August 19, 2013 1:42 PM

Great to share with students - the how and why of citing images from the web.

johanna krijnsen's curator insight, December 4, 2013 1:53 PM

flow chart on how to use images from the web

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School Library Annual Reports: Connecting the dots

School Library Annual Reports: Connecting the dots | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
As part of this process, I shared several examples of school library annual reports in multiple formats - some are documents, some are webpages and some are videos. An aside: I'm finding Edcanvas to be a fun and effective ...

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, May 27, 2013 2:54 AM

Reasons and examlples for preparing school library annual reports from Library Girl

Jane Schmude's curator insight, May 27, 2013 8:25 PM

Writing school library reports using new technologies. 

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What should an Administrator expect a School Library Media Specialist to be

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What should an Administrator expect a School Library Media Specialist to be?


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Rita Godwin's curator insight, April 20, 2013 10:54 PM

Great infographic that shows the many roles a school librarian has. Great tool to post or share with an administrator.

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Prepare Your Kids for a Visit to the School Media Center

Prepare Your Kids for a Visit to the School Media Center | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
Does your child bring home the same book from the school library *every* week? If so.... http://t.co/VYvPMjvgRh
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Need to get these suggestions out to my teachers/parents!

 

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Harvard EdCast: Stacking Up School Libraries | Harvard Graduate ...

Harvard EdCast: Stacking Up School Libraries | Harvard Graduate ... | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it
Rebecca Morrisis an assistant professor of library and information science at Simmons College, teaching courses in school library and curriculum integration, school library management, young adult resources and services, ...
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The Challenge of Challenging Text

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When teachers understand what makes texts complex, they can better support their students in reading them.


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Media Literacy and Learning Commons in the Digital Age: Toward a Knowledge Model for Successful Integration into the 21st Century School Library | The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults

Media Literacy and Learning Commons in the Digital Age: Toward a Knowledge Model for Successful Integration into the 21st Century School Library | The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults | Relevant School Media Center | Scoop.it

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