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Will Letter Grades Survive? by  Laura McKenna

Will Letter Grades Survive? by  Laura McKenna | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
By Laura McKenna

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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21st Century Critical Literacy: Is Traditional Reading & Writing Enough?

Is traditional reading and writing enough to be considered literate in the 21st century?

Check out this slideshow from Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano which asks us to "rethink our notion of critical literacy." She also suggests that we "develop authentic learning and assessment opportunities {as we} upgrade and amplify our curriculum."


Via Beth Dichter, Lucie Salucop
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6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills -- THE Journal

6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills -- THE Journal | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Our expert’s sample activities show how using free tech tools can help students learn to analyze, evaluate and create.

Via Dennis T OConnor, Dorian Love, starden, John Evans, Jamie Forshey, David W. Deeds, Elaine J Roberts, Ph.D.
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Lauren Nazzaro's curator insight, May 29, 2015 9:15 AM

Great, specific, assessment driven examples.

cherimacleod's curator insight, May 31, 2015 1:05 AM

Kathy Schrock knows thinking and technology ....right on, as always!

Ness Crouch's curator insight, March 13, 2016 3:08 AM

Kathy Schrock has been looking ahead with technology and a librarian's instinct for organization for years. She's still hitting it out of the park. 

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4 Ways to Engage Students with Today's Meet During the #Last5 (last 5 min of class)

4 Ways to Engage Students with Today's Meet During the #Last5 (last 5 min of class) | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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David DeSantis's curator insight, July 30, 2014 8:55 AM

Teachers are not that different than our students.  Administrators  could use Today's Meet near the end of staff meetings.  It is also an excellent way to model the use of technology for staff.

Kim Lindskog's curator insight, July 30, 2014 4:43 PM

Formative assessement!

Ness Crouch's curator insight, April 9, 2015 8:35 PM

I've used Today's Meet a lot. it's a great tool for learning at any time in your lesson.