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Content Curation Primer

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What is Content Curation?

Content curation is the process of sorting through the vast amounts of content on the web and presenting it in a meaningful and organized way around a specific theme.  The work  involves  sifting, sorting, arranging, and publishing information. 

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Sometimes it helps to lay a foundation.

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Why The Web Needs Human Content Curation [INFOGRAPHIC]

Why The Web Needs Human Content Curation [INFOGRAPHIC] | Web Curation for Educators | Scoop.it
Content marketing is nothing new it's never been easier to publish content, but with so much content out there content curation is more important than ever.
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The amount of information on any given topic is overwhelming.

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Top 10 Free Content Curation Tools for Teachers

Top 10 Free Content Curation Tools for Teachers | Web Curation for Educators | Scoop.it
Finding educational content in the web is no big deal- but managing it, is. Educational content curation is the art – rather than the act – of sorting out the vast amounts of educational content on the web and organizing them around a specific educational topic in a coherent way. 
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This site gives a good sampling of some of the quality curation sites available.

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Teacher's Guide to Digital Curation ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Teacher's Guide to Digital Curation ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Web Curation for Educators | Scoop.it
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What is web curation? - YouTube

Harlen Makemson, PhD, defines and provides examples of web curation.
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Dr. Makemson, associate professor of communications at Elon University in North Carolina, does a good job of explaining the significance of web curation today.

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