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An introduction to digital citizenship for year 8s – in 20 minutes

An introduction to digital citizenship for year 8s – in 20 minutes | SCIS | Scoop.it
Our new Year 9s (still 8s) arrived today for their orientation. Thanks, Nick, for inviting me to do a few sessions as an introduction to their ipads. I’ve shared the slideshow and hope it wil...
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'Keep it Tame' campaign to promote online safety and measure behaviour change in young people

'Keep it Tame' campaign to promote online safety and measure behaviour change in young people | SCIS | Scoop.it
Announcing an unprecedented online campaign targeting Australian teenagers, drawing attention to the consequences of thoughtless and hurtful use of social media and empowering them to act with respect online.
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Transparency is the New Black

From my blog, preso, & workshops: http://www.thedaringlibrarian.com/2012/04/transparency-is-new-black.html Be daring and go transparent!

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beehive.govt.nz - More Kiwis satisfied with education system

beehive.govt.nz - The official website of the New Zealand Government...
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Organising knowledge: The importance of library standards in a global society | Services to Schools

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Organising knowledge: the importance of library standards in a global society

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ebooks%20test%20report.pdf

New South Wales Department of Education and Communities (NSW DEC) on the release of its leading school eBook research report titled eBooks for Leisure and Learning.

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Penguin to Expand E-Book Lending

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Working with Baker & Taylor, a distributor of print and digital books, Penguin will start the new pilot programs this year.
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“Kids Online” Report: Young Children’s Social Networking Habits Harder to Track than Teens’ - The Digital Shift

“Kids Online” Report: Young Children’s Social Networking Habits Harder to Track than Teens’ - The Digital Shift | SCIS | Scoop.it
“Kids Online” Report: Young Children’s Social Networking Habits Harder to Track than Teens’
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eRead Me Vegas: Windows 8 and two versions of OverDrive Media Console, What's the difference?

eRead Me Vegas: Windows 8 and two versions of OverDrive Media Console, What's the difference? | SCIS | Scoop.it
Windows 8 and two versions of OverDrive Media Console, What's the difference?
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Tim Coronel, former publisher of Bookseller and Publisher magazine, looks at the dramatic changes in ways of doing business over the past five years in the Australian book trade – and predicts what...

Tim Coronel, former publisher of Bookseller and Publisher magazine, looks at the dramatic changes in ways of doing business over the past five years in the Australian book trade – and predicts what... | SCIS | Scoop.it

Tim Coronel, former publisher of Bookseller and Publisher magazine, looks at the dramatic changes in ways of doing business over the past five years in the Australian book trade – and predicts what the future might hold, both positive and negative.

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The P&L Sheet: ALA Preview 2013

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When I left magazine publishing and returned to working in libraries a year ago, I promised myself one thing: when it comes to e-books, I wouldn’t get my boxer shorts into a twist.

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AFACT argues to keep copyright status quo | ZDNet

AFACT argues to keep copyright status quo | ZDNet | SCIS | Scoop.it
In a lengthy submission to the review on Australian copyright law, the content industry has argued against changing the Copyright Act to be more flexible in the digital age.
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Resourcing Books - Resourcing the PYP, MYP, & DP

Resourcing Books - Resourcing the PYP, MYP, & DP | SCIS | Scoop.it

Created to support a "Resourcing the PYP" session at a PYP Job-Alike, 26 April, 2010, in Singapore.

In January 2011 decided to expand to include pages on the MYP and DP.

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Hands on the future – spotting Web 3.0.

Hands on the future – spotting Web 3.0. | SCIS | Scoop.it
I recently returned from an outstanding conference in our region, hosted in Singapore by the International School Library Network. I have not had the opportunity to previously attend this conferenc...
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The School Library Association of NZ National Conference 2013

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The theme of the conference in 2013 is around ensuring libraries continue to be the
source of...  Winds of Change

The School Library Association of NZ National Conference 2013 FaceBook page

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Online learning glitch: MOOC flaws will be hard to resolve

Online learning glitch: MOOC flaws will be hard to resolve | SCIS | Scoop.it
Last weekend, The Guardian ran an article entitled “Do online courses spell the end for the traditional university?
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Edmodo

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I’ve been using edmodo since mid-2009. Edmodo was a chance discovery for me – it was mentioned briefly on a list of edtech tools provided during a video conference. I was so excited to ...
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Stuff

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New Zealand's school curriculum needs to take a lesson from video games to get kids more engaged in learning, according to Deputy Prime Minister Bill English.

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Ebook-Usage-Report-K12.pdf

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Survey of usage of e-Books in US school Libraries

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