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Best content in teacher-librarians | Diigo - Groups

Best content in teacher-librarians | Diigo - Groups | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
A group for teacher-librarians to help share, network, and grow...
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How Can We Fix Education?

How Can We Fix Education? | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Elementary school Principal Peter DeWitt writes about students' social and emotional health, and how educators can help young people find common ground. He can be found at www.petermdewitt.com.
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Circulating Ideas: #PLA12

Circulating Ideas: #PLA12 | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it

This was my first time doing interviews face-to-face. The audio quality isn't always the best and I apologize for that, but hopefully the quality of the speakers will make up for it!
Andy Woodworth and I discussed ebooks and the digital divide.
Barbara Stripling spoke with me about her role in Molly Raphael's "Empowering Voices, Transforming Communities" initiative.
Gina Millsap spoke about using market segmentation to find new library users and how to better cater to your current ones.
Lindsey Levinsohn and Annie Seiler spoke with me about using Twitter at library conferences.
Maurice Coleman and I talked about his excellent podcast, T is for Training, and other sundry topics.

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Ignoring the Evidence: Another Decade of Decline for School Libraries | Canadian Education Association (CEA)

Ignoring the Evidence: Another Decade of Decline for School Libraries | Canadian Education Association (CEA) | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Essential research apps? Creating a library « NeverEndingSearch

Essential research apps? Creating a library « NeverEndingSearch | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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21st Century Library Strategic Plan – Mission Statement

21st Century Library Strategic Plan – Mission Statement | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I posed the question – How do you get from where your library is now, to become a 21st Century Library? My simple answer was – develop a strategy. I also offered a model of a strategic plan...
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EDES 540 Wikis - LiveBinder

Several wikis on important Teacher-Librarian topics from the U of A students in EDES 540. Lots of great stuff here.

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Supplementing Textbooks with Student Constructed Knowledge Bases | 1 to 1 Schools

Supplementing Textbooks with Student Constructed Knowledge Bases | 1 to 1 Schools | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it

''We have access to an exponentially growing amount of information to process and apply. There are many excellent tools we can all use to help in constructing and organizing that content. Here's a short selection of some of the more popular ones. They can be used by individuals and also by students or teachers collaborating in groups.''

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Springville Library ditching the Dewey system in kids section

Springville Library ditching the Dewey system in kids section | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
SPRINGVILLE -- Springville librarians have
answered yes to the question, "Dewey or don't we?
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The Importance of Mobile Phones in Education - Articles - Educational Technology - ICT in Education

The Importance of Mobile Phones in Education - Articles - Educational Technology - ICT in Education | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The Educational Technology - ICT in Education website is aimed at teachers, users, leaders and managers of educational ICT. Published by Terry Freedman, a UK-based independent educational consultant. (Preaching to the choir!
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Seth Godin and Mike Eisenberg and me on the Future of the Library « NeverEndingSearch

Seth Godin and Mike Eisenberg and me on the Future of the Library « NeverEndingSearch | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy — The Digital Shift

The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy — The Digital Shift | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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30+ Cool Content Curation Tools for Personal & Professional Use

30+ Cool Content Curation Tools for Personal & Professional Use | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As the web becomes more and more inundated with blogs, videos, tweets, status updates, news, articles, and countless other forms of content, information...
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A Manifesto For Creativity In The Modern Era | Techdirt

A Manifesto For Creativity In The Modern Era | Techdirt | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Multiple people have passed along this fantastic manifesto of modern creativity that was put together by five curators of an exhibition for Les Rencontres Arles Photographie called "From Here On."



One friend noted just how inspiring...
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The Banned Books We Have Loved

The Banned Books We Have Loved | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The ironic and rather wonderful thing about banning books is that the act doesn't, actually, do much to keep the books from being read. If anything, it inspires further interest in them, and sometimes sales, too.
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Digital Footprint

Steps students can take to create a positive digital footprint. Video created with Animoto!
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The Changing Role of the Teacher-Librarian in the Twenty-first Century

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Home - Guide for Teacher Librarians - LibGuides at Springfield Township High School

A Guide for Teacher Librarians... created by Joyce Valenza.

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Genre Shelving! | Mighty Little Librarian

Genre Shelving! | Mighty Little Librarian | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Mighty Little Librarian - Librarian Tiff's Blog...
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People-for-Education-report-on-students-reading-enjoyment-Reading-for-Joy.pdf

If we focus on the mechanics of reading, rather than the joy of reading, are we really keeping the best interests of our students in mind?

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Things That Keep Us Up at Night

Things That Keep Us Up at Night | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it

The library, as we once knew it, may no longer be relevant. School librarians, as we once knew them, may no longer be relevant. And, yet, this is undoubtedly the most exciting time in history to be a librarian.

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From Teacher-Librarian to Digital Literacy Impresarios | innovative learning designs

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CBC Books - Young adult: Why is it so popular?

CBC Books - Young adult: Why is it so popular? | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Young adult fiction is booming right now, and according to writer Lesley Livingston, you can credit the internet for that.
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