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Using an April Fool's Prank to Teach the Difference Between Possible and Impossible | Steve Spangler's Blog

Using an April Fool's Prank to Teach the Difference Between Possible and Impossible | Steve Spangler's Blog | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
This past Monday, we shared our annual April Fools Day science prank video. Many of our customers and fans look forward to our prank each year.
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Moving Students from Consumers to Creators of Digital Content - Digital Promise

Moving Students from Consumers to Creators of Digital Content - Digital Promise | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Accelerating Innovation in Education (Students as curators of digital content http://t.co/uxMe0Yvmua authentic learning & info literacy essential for the digital age)...
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20 Ways to Seduce Your Learners With Irresistible eLearning Courses | Information and digital literacy in education via the digital path

20 Ways to Seduce Your Learners With Irresistible eLearning Courses | Information and digital literacy in education via the digital path | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
It's Time for Creating Irresistible eLearning Courses For Your Learners! Become a master seducer of your audience with these 20 tips. (Stop fighting for your learner's attention.
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The Dos and Don’ts of Teaching Digital Literacy | Common Sense Media | 21st Century Graduate Literacies

The Dos and Don’ts of Teaching Digital Literacy | Common Sense Media | 21st Century Graduate Literacies | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Is there a right and a wrong way to teach social media in schools? Some administrators think so. Many schools across the country have banned the use...
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OP-ED: Digital learning is crucial to our children - NBC Latino

OP-ED: Digital learning is crucial to our children - NBC Latino | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
NBC Latino OP-ED: Digital learning is crucial to our children NBC Latino In order to maximize the potential of digital learning tools, students and teachers need better access to technology, high-speed broadband, and digital literacy training.
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Information Literacy Weblog: Information Literacy Resource Bank

Information Literacy Weblog: Information Literacy Resource Bank | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Information Literacy Resource Bank http://t.co/0aApgJvK
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Author of Children's Books "Horrible Histories" Accuses Libraries of Stealing ... - Opposing Views

Author of Children's Books "Horrible Histories" Accuses Libraries of Stealing ... - Opposing Views | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Opposing Views Author of Children's Books "Horrible Histories" Accuses Libraries of Stealing ... Opposing Views And what about all the other books in the library that aren't children's fiction written by Terry Deary?
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Digital Literacy is Good, but Fluency is Better

Digital Literacy is Good, but Fluency is Better | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
If you want to understand digital fluency, consider what it takes to be fluent in a language.
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At-Risk Students Make Multimedia

At-Risk Students Make Multimedia | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Credit: William Duke It's no surprise that Crenshaw High School served as the backdrop for the 1991 movie Boyz in the Hood, about an impoverished, crime-plagued South Central Los Angeles neighbor (@instituteofplay Remembering with joy Edutopia's...
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E-pub brings together worldwide Information Literacy resources available in 42 languages | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

E-pub brings together worldwide Information Literacy resources available in 42 languages | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
E-pub brings together worldwide Information Literacy resources available in 42 languages http://t.co/JQpiQ1Re #library #edchat #educhat
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HarperCollins Children's Books - Teachers & Librarians Teaching Resources

HarperCollins Children's Books - Teachers & Librarians Teaching Resources | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Browse an alphabetical archive and download teaching and reading guides for HarperCollins Children's Books.

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Technology with Intention | Why teach digital citizenship?

Technology with Intention | Why teach digital citizenship? | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Why teach digital citizenship?http://t.co/S5e5PmUN...
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Librarians Use Social Networking Professionally More than Teachers and Principals, According to Report - The Digital Shift

Librarians Use Social Networking Professionally More than Teachers and Principals, According to Report - The Digital Shift | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
"Librarians use social networking more than other educators, including teachers and principals, according to a recent report conducted by MMS Education"
Via Rosa Martins, Anu Ojaranta, Dennis T OConnor
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Anu Ojaranta's curator insight, December 14, 2012 8:23 AM

Study in the US, but I suspect the situation to be somewhat similar in Finland.

Karen Bonanno's curator insight, December 14, 2012 6:58 PM

It would be interesting to know if there was a similar report for Australia. Possible that the situation would be similar.

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10 Reasons to Educate Elementary Students about Social Media | Big Ideas in Education

10 Reasons to Educate Elementary Students about Social Media | Big Ideas in Education | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Teaching primary kids about social media| good reason to have TLs in schools teaching information literacy http://t.co/qPMEGAE6Kn #austl
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Using Prezi In Education | Information and digital literacy in education via the digital path

Using Prezi In Education | Information and digital literacy in education via the digital path | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Prezi’s unique slick “zooming” function offers an increasingly popular alternative to the traditional PowerPoint presentations.
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Which infographic is right for you? | Digital Literacy in the Library

Which infographic is right for you? | Digital Literacy in the Library | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
That’s right, there’s more to infographics than a scrolling image full of facts and figures. Different types of infographics are consumed differently. (Great flow chart! Which infographic is right for you?
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Googleable vs Non-Googleable Questions \ The Lab | Sharing Information literacy ideas

Googleable vs Non-Googleable Questions \ The Lab | Sharing Information literacy ideas | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
'Essential questions' are all too often lower order. And not that essential.
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21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher

21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
by Kimberly Tyson, Ph.D., learningunlimitedllc.com If you follow this blog, you know that I believe effective vocabulary instruction is just about the most important instructional… (21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher
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Information Fluency Video

Information Fluency Video | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
We received so many requests for videos of the Fluencies, we have created one for each of them. Here is the Information Fluency video. Please share this link with your friends and colleagues. More ...
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Worldwide Resources for Information Literacy

Worldwide Resources for Information Literacy | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
UNESCO has published a FREE ePub: Worldwide Resources for Information Literacy (Worldwide Resources for Information Literacy http://t.co/4Uza7erX)
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,21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher | Eclectic Technology

,21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher | Eclectic Technology | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Beth Dichter's insight: The digital tools listed in this post are focused on vocabulary instruction, a key concern given the Common Core State Standards. Vocabulary comes into play when we look at reading, writing, speaking and listening.
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50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students | 21st Century Literacies

50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students | 21st Century Literacies | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students (RT @cmcguinness: 50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students | @scoopit http://t.co/vUYoOX4t)...
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How will iPad picture books affect young reader’s literacy? | The Digital Media Diet

How will iPad picture books affect young reader’s literacy? | The Digital Media Diet | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Enhanced books & children ... What are the implications for literacy?
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Digital Citizenship| Four aspects - what has he missed? | E-Learning and Online Teaching

Digital Citizenship| Four aspects  - what has he missed? | E-Learning and Online Teaching | All things Teacher Librarian | Scoop.it
Global Digital Citizenship is a critical element of any teaching program at any level. Our students are connected. Irrespective of the age of the student, they are wired.

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Cool Infographics Gallery

Data visualization and infographic designs featured on the Cool Infographics blog (CoolInfographics.com).

I will be adding content on an ongoing basis from both older posts and as new content is added to the Cool Infographics site.

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