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Teaching Your Kids to Avoid Internet Research Pitfalls

Teaching Your Kids to Avoid Internet Research Pitfalls | Research | Scoop.it
Learning how to mine the Internet for reliable resources will help your child excel across subjects at school. Here’s how to instill research lessons at home.
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Best-Selling Authors Discuss the Future of E-Books

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Today at 3 p.m. ET, Mashable is moderating a Google+ Hangout with best-selling authors Mitch Albom, Dave Barry, Greg Iles, Sam Barry and Ridley Pearson, as well as Lisa Rutherford and Jen Lou from digital publisher Coliloquy Together, we'll discuss...

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Teaching Students Better Online Research Skills

Teaching Students Better Online Research Skills | Research | Scoop.it
Many educators are explicitly teaching such skills as how to evaluate a website's credibility, how to use precise keywords, and how to better mine search engines.

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Greta Brewin's curator insight, August 4, 2013 9:25 AM

This is a link is designed to help teacher assist their students to develop strong online research skills. As teachers in this technology era, it is important to teach our student critical thinking. There is just so much false information on the web, which students need to be able to independently assess the credibility of the information they are reading. This article demonstrates how to encourage 'smart searching' and encourages you to be critical of your resources credibility. 

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How To Pick The Best Device For Your Grade Level - Edudemic

How To Pick The Best Device For Your Grade Level - Edudemic | Research | Scoop.it
Figuring out which device will work for your particular grade level is no small task. This should help get you started in the decision-making process.

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The Borgeson Bunch - Classroom Website

The Borgeson Bunch - Classroom Website | Research | Scoop.it

This is a shameless plug for my own classroom website. I have worked for the past year and a half to develop a comprehensive website that is useful to teachers, parents, and students. This is where I am putting a large number of my posts to practical use. I wanted to try out the website, Pictochart, and so I made the infographic that you are seeing. 


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KB...Konnected's curator insight, April 17, 2013 3:29 AM

I'll have to check this out. Always looking for resources.

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Learning Digital Skills online with Google Activate

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Google Research Blog: Learning Digital Skills online with Google Activate http://t.co/xZ5g3ODoHZ via @googleresearch
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Google For Educators - Web Search

Students are going to use Google anyway, so why not teach them how to get the most out of their searches? Use Google's lessons and strategies to guide you.


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#ASEchat summary 19th August 2013 – How do you teach research ...

#ASEchat summary 19th August 2013 – How do you teach research ... | Research | Scoop.it
After a mix up with the poll our moderator decided the topic would be teaching research skills. Participants noted that the skills have to be taught explicitly if you want students to have good research skills.
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Newbie Copywriting FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

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Newbie copywriting FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) for new and emerging copywriters, small business owners, nonprofit leaders, and do-it-yourselfers.
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The Best 17 iPad Digital Storytelling Apps for Teachers

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Some of the apps included below are ideal for elementary and secondary, however, regardless of the age group or grade level you are teaching, you will definitely find something that works for your specific teaching and learning environment.


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