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The Authorship Approach to Information Literacy

The Authorship Approach to Information Literacy | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it

What is authorship learning? Essentially, it’s a learning-by-doing model of self-authorship that serves as a lever to push students toward independent learning and critical thinking. Hodge, Magold and Haynes (2009) describe it as “questioning trusted authority and leaving the safety of comfortable ways of seeing the world to explore multiple perspectives and construct one’s own beliefs, values, and vision.”


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Interesting take on how we should be teaching information literacy . 

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Suite of information literacy Skills

Suite of information literacy Skills | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
Skills@Library supports students, researchers and staff to enhance their learning, teaching and research

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A great resource for online #infolit skills 

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A suite of information literacy skills

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Information Literacy for College

What  does  it  mean  to  be   “informa1on  literate”  for  college?  

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Nice and easy to follow. Good to show students who are about to go to University. 

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27 Ways To Inspire Innovative Thinking In Students

27 Ways To Inspire Innovative Thinking In Students | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it

Innovative thinking in students will flower when we design classrooms that absolutely can’t survive without it. Same with critical thinking, self-direction, creativity, and so on. Until we reach that point, it’s on the shoulders of the classroom teacher to tease it out of students through a combination of inspiration, modeling, scaffolding, and creating persistent opportunity.


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Gilles Le Page's curator insight, June 29, 11:41 PM

Bon, un peu "yakafokeu", mais l'infographie est belle !

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10 Characteristics Of A Highly Effective Learning Environment

10 Characteristics Of A Highly Effective Learning Environment | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
10 Characteristics Of A Highly Effective Learning Environment by Terry Heick Ed note: This is an updated version of a related post published last year. Wherever we are, we’d all like to think our classrooms are...

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Number 1. Get them to ask their own question!  This is so important and quite a difficult thing to get students to do. They are so used to answering questions given by the teacher that when it comes to creating their own questions they don't know how. A really important starting point. 

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, June 17, 1:52 PM

Essentials for inquiry learning to be effective.

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Information Literacy in the Workplace Literature review


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Information literacy is not just for school, it's for life! 

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heather dawson's curator insight, June 17, 1:36 AM

Review by Dr Charles Inskip commissioned by CILIP

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Copyright Flowchart: Can I Use It? Yes? No? If This... Then...

Copyright Flowchart: Can I Use It? Yes? No? If This... Then... | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
It is the responsibility of all educators to model good digital citizenship for their students. Especially when it comes to copyright, plagiarism and intellectual property. The waters are murky. No...
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useful reminder of copyright. 

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Evaluating Internet Sources

Evaluating Internet Sources | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it

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This is a really useful, 

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Natarsha Miller's curator insight, June 8, 12:29 PM

This is a great resource to help students undersand and decipehr the credibiity of internet resources.

Lucy Wyatt's curator insight, June 9, 12:03 PM

Great overview plus nice ability to print it as a handout!

Edith Fullalove's curator insight, June 10, 12:10 PM

Great article

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May 2014 Newsletter | JCS Online Resources

May 2014 Newsletter | JCS Online Resources | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it

Guernsey Schools' Library Service have bought the Gale schools package for our secondary schools. Read here to see how 

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Take a look at our new online resources. 

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mELTing Activities, Lessons and Ideas: Teaching the Importance of Citing

mELTing Activities, Lessons and Ideas: Teaching the Importance of Citing | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
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Some really useful 'real life ' examples of  plagiarism and the  importance of citing. 

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Excellent Guides To Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Guides To Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
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This looks really useful! 

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Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
An essential part of online research is the ability to critically evaluate information. This includes the ability to read and evaluate its level of accuracy, reliability and bias. When we recently as

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Interesting article showing what school  librarians teach every day, if they get the chance...

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Michael Westwood's curator insight, April 9, 7:25 AM

The practical steps described here could be adapted into a very useful language lesson for advanced language learners preparing to enter university.

Deborah Rinio's curator insight, April 9, 8:28 AM

Evaluating information is a critical life skill. Without sufficient practice, our students will not internalize this skill, and will not remember it from lesson to lesson. Talk to you librarian today about integrating the process of evaluating information into your research projects and lesson plans today!

liz deskins's curator insight, April 29, 6:09 AM

Something m ost librarians already do; but good to remind us about it!

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Hatnote Listen to Wikipedia

Listen to recent changes on Wikipedia
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I think my students will find this fascinating...

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Two Things Every Student Should Know about Google Scholar

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Two Things Every Student Should Know about Google Scholar | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Two Things Every Student Should Know about Google Scholar http://t.co/DeTYwFHVbz

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Thanks for sharing Pippa, this will be really useful! 

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, March 25, 5:43 PM

Easy toolkit for learning how to use Google Scholar!

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Leveraging Digital Tools for Guided Inquiry

leveraging digital tools to scaffold the guided inquiry process

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I thought this was really useful. Always good to see how others explain what we are doing already. Very nicely put. 

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Anu Ojaranta's curator insight, July 16, 11:39 AM

A presentation of Dr Joyce Valenza about guided inquiry digotal tools.

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How to Develop Independent Learners - Teachers of Good Things

How to Develop Independent Learners - Teachers of Good Things | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
How to Develop Independent Learners www.teachersofgoodthings.com. As a Charlotte Mason homeschooling mother, my main goal was to develop independent learners, so they would prove to be self-learners for life.
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Thanks for the suggestion @slsguernsey very useful! 

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Curation for Content Marketing: Sharing Is Not Enough You Need a Content Hub

Curation for Content Marketing: Sharing Is Not Enough You Need a Content Hub | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it

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Really interesting to read. Will have to focus more on my content curation in the future. 

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Robin Good's curator insight, June 26, 7:17 AM



Guillaume De Cugis, co-founder of Scoop.it, hits the nail right on the head for content marketers with a good article on the Business2Community.com site, where he highlights the declining benefits of social media marketing efforts on Facebook and correctly identifies:

a) quality and
b) engagement

as key content variables that do make a difference in remaining visible online.


He writes: "...if you’re just tweeting links, you’re missing out.


Why?


Because:

  • Your content is short-lived (the lifetime of a tweet is in minutes; a few hours at best).
  • You have no or limited opportunity to provide context.
  • You drive your audience away from you; not to your own site.
  • No opportunity to convert.
  • No opportunity to show related content.
  • No traffic from search.
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Instead, if you curate your own content hub on a specific topic:
 
  • Your curated content is now archived somewhere and can be discovered and re-shared in the future 
     
  • Your curated content receives targeted traffic from search 
     
  • You can add conversion & engagement CTA’s (subscribe, contact me, request a demo, book services, etc…).


Good basic analysis and advice for content marketers.
De Cugis is right. 7/10



Read more at http://www.business2community.com/social-media/death-social-media-publishing-know-0920508 


See the slide deck: http://www.slideshare.net/Scoopit/content-is-king-easy-simple-ways-to-curate-relevant-content 





Caroline Baldeyrou's curator insight, June 30, 12:58 AM

Très bon article du fondateur de Scoop It, qui explique pourquoi la curation sur Twitter (= "juste" partager des liens en moins de 140 caractères) ne suffit pas pour un content marketer, et pourquoi il faut créer son propre "hub de contenus". Une démonstration logique et imparable, à appliquer concrètement dès maintenant !

Caren Taubman Glasser's curator insight, July 11, 7:33 AM

This article highlights the declining benefits of social media marketing efforts on Facebook and explains why quality and engagement are key to remaining visible online

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9 Powerful (And FREE) Tools To Boost Summer Learning - Edudemic

9 Powerful (And FREE) Tools To Boost Summer Learning - Edudemic | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
Rapidly approaching the dog days of summer (give or take a few days or weeks), I felt a need to share a power packed suitcase of tools that could be used to archive your summer highlights and memories. Many educators never really go on vacation. While they may appear to be leisurely sipping daiquiris on …
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This is full of great ideas. Will try some this summer I'm sure. 

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Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, June 17, 10:47 PM

Some really great ideas! 

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Infographics & Information Literacy

Infographics & Information Literacy | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
Presenting information, data, or library instruction content, in appealing and innovative formats offers librarians opportunities to engage students and library users in services, resources, and in...

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I think this is a really good info graphic. 

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Glenda Morris's curator insight, June 14, 7:50 AM

An information literacy infographic 

Lourense Das's curator insight, June 15, 6:36 AM

Free tools for creating Infographics for school library professionals >> instruction - engagement - resources

Anita Vance's curator insight, June 15, 8:21 AM

Great graphic to place for continuing support and review!!

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Free Technology for Teachers: Photo Mapo for Archiving Summer (and other things)

Free Technology for Teachers: Photo Mapo for Archiving Summer (and other things) | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
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I love this idea to encourage students to create something useful that they can take back to school after the summer holidays. Might even try it out myself. 

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Why Inquiry Learning is Worth the Trouble

Why Inquiry Learning is Worth the Trouble | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
Nearly seven years after first opening its doors, the Science Leadership Academy public magnet high school* in Philadelphia and its inquiry-based approach to

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I wish I could persuade all my teachers that an enquiry based project is good even some of the time. 

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Free Technology for Teachers: EverySlide - Share Your Slides and Run Polls At the Same Time

Free Technology for Teachers: EverySlide - Share Your Slides and Run Polls At the Same Time | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
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Has anyone used this. It sounds like it could be really useful. 

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, April 24, 11:02 AM

Looks useful for more interactive presos!

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For Students, Social Media Is Now A Matter Of Identity - TeachThought

For Students, Social Media Is Now A Matter Of Identity - TeachThought | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it

"Pretend for a moment you are a college admissions officer at a prestigious institution. Facing a large stack of applications, the shuffle of papers and pecking of keyboards resonates throughout the conference room. You and your colleagues are engaged in the difficult process of paring down applicants to the chosen few, and acceptance notifications must be sent out soon. You’ve got two resumes in front of you:"

 


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Teaching online presence is really important and one of the skills of a school librarian. Something else we can do well if given the chance. 

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Developing Literacy Skills Through Comics & Graphic Novels

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Comics in Education is a website run by Dr. Glen Downey for the purpose of sharing activities and ideas for using comics and graphic novels in literacy education. Head to the classroom section of the site to find five literacy skills development activities that can be completed online or offline. Those activities include wordless narratives, graphic poetry, cave art, visual note-taking, and symbolic language in words and images.


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This look really useful! 

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Why I FLIP instead of SCOOP

Why I FLIP  instead of SCOOP | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
It's summer here in Sydney, and anyone with any sense is flipping in the water or scooping sand at the beach. I'm not so lucky, being wired to the world via my workdesk. But like many of us I am no...

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I like the way that flipboard looks. I am looking forward to seeing how this works. 

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Anu Ojaranta's curator insight, April 7, 5:33 AM

About curating tools in different settings...

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I have checked out Flipboard as well and I also have a magazine there, maybe I should give it a nother go...
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Syracuse educator at forefront of national charge: 'Libraries change lives'

Syracuse educator at forefront of national charge: 'Libraries change lives' | Sharing Information literacy ideas | Scoop.it
A declaration for the right to libraries - especially for children,
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Barbara Stripling is amazing! Everyone should read this. 

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