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Educational Technology Bill of Rights for Students | Digital Learning Environments

Educational Technology Bill of Rights for Students | Digital Learning Environments | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

The following are what Brad Flickinger believes are the rights of all student to have with regards to using technology as an educational tool, written as a student to their teacher

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Eduwebinar - Professional learning network

Eduwebinar - Professional learning network | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Virtual professional learning network for teachers supported by education webinars to boost professional development opportunities in an online environment.
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Maria Jose Vitorino's comment, March 9, 2013 10:18 AM
Great news! :)
jerigby's comment, April 3, 2013 12:29 PM
I love eduwebinars! It fits in to my schedule better than attending workshops.
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College and career readiness | School library focus

College and career readiness | School library focus | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Issues and trends related to school libraries from the American Library Asociation, including: 21st-century information literacy skills, College and career readiness, The National Assessment of Educational Progress.

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6 Ways Teachers Are Using Blended Learning

6 Ways Teachers Are Using Blended Learning | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Imagine a classroom where the students have the ability to spend their class time collaborating with other students, receiving additional support from the teacher, or working on hands on projects with their peers. A hands-on enriched classroom is possible with blended learning.

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6 Active Learning Spaces Your Library Should Have | Knowledge Quest

6 Active Learning Spaces Your Library Should Have | Knowledge Quest | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Active Learning Spaces In the book Get Active: Reimagining Learning Spaces for Student Success, the authors identify six types of active learning spaces that are essential for creating an engaging learning environment for students.

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GwynethJones's curator insight, January 30, 12:18 PM

Great article, Diana!


Though I gotta admit use of the word SHOULD always get's my oppositional defiant hackles rising. Because I don't want to GUILT people into innovation.


Maybe I woulda used the word COULD or 6 Active Learning Spaces Cool for Your Library. But then again, I'm weird that way! ALWAYS love your ideas & advocacy Diana! You're my Makerspace guru!
Cheers!
 

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What It Means To Think Critically

What It Means To Think Critically | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

What does it mean to thinking critically? There's more to it than there seems to be.

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How Libraries Fit in the Future of Learning

How Libraries Fit in the Future of Learning | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

More schools are transforming their traditional libraries into innovative makerspaces, giving students the chance to experiment and grow in new and exciting ways.

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6 Golden Rules For Engaging Students -

6 Golden Rules For Engaging Students - | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

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Llandrillo Library's curator insight, January 19, 9:05 AM

Hopefully we did this for you on the ICTL! 

Sorrell Williams's comment, January 19, 2:52 PM
No doubt about it, you have all taught with a exemplary attitude that just makes me want to learn more. Thank you
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Our Students' Reality: We Can't Ignore It

Our Students' Reality: We Can't Ignore It | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

By making classrooms places where real-world work and thinking happen, we encourage inquiry, conversation, and conflict in hopes of creating something better for our students.

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Resources and Downloads to Facilitate Inquiry-Based Learning

Resources and Downloads to Facilitate Inquiry-Based Learning | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Find information, strategies, protocols, and tools -- including resources and downloads from teachers and schools – to promote curiosity and engage students in asking questions, thinking critically, and solving problems.

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Becoming an Upstander - Digital Citizenship

Becoming an Upstander - Digital Citizenship | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it
Students will use their knowledge of digital citizenship to develop a skit, comic strip, or play about the importance of being an upstander.
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There’s no such thing as a library without a librarian soooo….#SaveOurLibrary | Knowledge Quest

There’s no such thing as a library without a librarian soooo….#SaveOurLibrary | Knowledge Quest | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

I was about to be another lost librarian in the Chicago Public Schools system when I got my dismissal letter a month ago. But my students surprised me with a “read in” protest at DuSable (three small high schools in...

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3 Steps to Becoming a Coding Teacher

3 Steps to Becoming a Coding Teacher | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

To become a coding teacher, prepare to teach the basics by curating your curriculum, preparing yourself and your classroom, and finding support as needed.

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A Survey Of Librarian Perceptions of Information Literacy Techniques

A Survey Of Librarian Perceptions of Information Literacy Techniques | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Teaching research competencies and information literacy is an integral part of the academic librarian’s role. There has long been debate among librarians over what are the most effective methods of instruction for college students. Library Faculty members at a large urban university system were surveyed to determine their perceptions of the effectiveness of common information literacy instruction techniques. The system includes community and senior colleges, as well as graduate and professional degree granting institutions. This research was undertaken for the purpose of better prioritizing institutional teaching activities in the current academic climate. Survey results show that instructional models giving librarians more time with students, particularly highly-engaged students, are believed to be the most effective.

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Young Storytellers: The Tale Begins

Young Storytellers: The Tale Begins | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Engaging children in the storytelling arts can easily enhance curriculum and social-emotional learning while building confidence and strengthening the school community.

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Conversing, Consulting, and Creating

Conversing, Consulting, and Creating | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Through quick, deep, frequent conversations, teachers can understand students' ideas and support their challenges, act as a guide, and help identify models and sources of inspiration.

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Teacher as Researcher: The Ultimate Professional Development

Teacher as Researcher: The Ultimate Professional Development | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Seeking to learn from what happens in the classroom, teacher researchers are innovators, curriculum drivers, agents of school change, and directors of their own professional development.

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50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students

50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

50 Challenging Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students

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Voice and Choice: It’s More Than Just "What"

Voice and Choice: It’s More Than Just "What" | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Consider letting students decide what they want to study, who they want to work with, what outcomes they expect, and where and when they do their work.

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Why are school libraries essential? | I Love Libraries

Why are school libraries essential? | I Love Libraries | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

(Video courtesy of the New Jersey Association of School Librarians) Student Achievement More than 60 education and library research studies have produced clear evidence that school library programs staffed [...]...

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How to use search like a pro: 10 tips and tricks for Google and beyond

How to use search like a pro: 10 tips and tricks for Google and beyond | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Searching with regular sentences will only get you so far – if you need to find something a bit tricky turn to these advanced yet simple methods

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Teaching Good Study Habits, Minute by Minute

Teaching Good Study Habits, Minute by Minute | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

With clear goals, timed exercises, and games, parents can help design home-study habits by tailoring them to their students' visual, kinesthetic, musical, or social strengths.

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2016 New Year's Librarian Resolutions | Knowledge Quest

2016 New Year's Librarian Resolutions | Knowledge Quest | School Library Advocacy | Scoop.it

Happy New Year, and welcome back to the library after a holiday break!  As you are working on your own personal resolutions, a new year is a great chance to do a little reflecting on your professional life as well....

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