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Infographic: Information Literacy Issues | E-Learning and Online Teaching

Infographic: Information Literacy Issues | E-Learning and Online Teaching | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

The need to keep improving the way we get the message across is so essential . . . "Developing information literacy skills is perhaps the most important issue in 21st Century Learning and yet the struggle to do so is an uphill battle.


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The Story of Send

The Story of Send | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

Follow an email on its journey to see what happens when you send a message. Along the way, discover our data centers with videos and photos.


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Using QR codes to create educational posters | Teacher Tech

Using QR codes to create educational posters | Teacher Tech | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

Great ideas for how to use QR codes to create posters.


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Khan Academy: The future of education?

Khan Academy: The future of education? | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
Khan Academy and its free online educational videos are moving into the classroom and across the world. Their goal: to revolutionize how we teach and learn. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.

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Digital Citizenship

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My notes from a recent interview on Digital Citizenship for TES: I see digital citizenship as a distinct but overlapping area in relation to digital literacy.

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How digital culture is rewiring our brains - Sydney Morning Herald | Dyslexia, Literacy, and New-Media Literacy

How digital culture is rewiring our brains - Sydney Morning Herald | Dyslexia, Literacy, and New-Media Literacy | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldHow digital culture is rewiring our brainsSydney Morning HeraldOur brains are superlatively evolved to adapt to our environment: a process known as neuroplasticity.

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Lights, camera, action: presentations skills and video | DIAL

Lights, camera, action: presentations skills and video | DIAL | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

A big question is: How do we counter the fears that creative students or staff have when speaking, whether it is in front of an audience or in front of a camera? We want to create a comfortable and open environment where people feel comfortable sharing their ideas and thoughts.

 

Then there are all the skills you might need for taking video clips: How do you use Flip cameras or your smartphone to make videos? What video editing software is available and how do you use it? How and where do you upload video content?


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10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship

10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

Google just launched a set of 10 interactive lessons designed to support teachers in educating students on digital citizenship.


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Ken Morrison's comment, September 10, 2012 6:21 PM
Thank you for the rescoop. I love rescoops because they help me find great sites from like-minded people. Best of luck to you!
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Thanks Ken for rescooping the article.

I really need to spend more time here :)
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Thank you for the rescoop. Good luck to you!
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11 Real Ways Technology Is Affecting Education Right Now | Edudemic

11 Real Ways Technology Is Affecting Education Right Now | Edudemic | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

The amount of technology flooding into classrooms may vary widely, but there’s no denying that it’s a red-hot trend in education. A new study further bolsters this idea as it’s found that digital devices are saving students time, are widely accepted, and are actually making students more likely to do their homework.


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Digital Literacy

Digital Literacy | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
A newspaper by Anthony Beal - updated daily with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.
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Information Literacy – Essential Skills – Eisenberg

Information Literacy – Essential Skills – Eisenberg | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

The minute  I started reading Eisenberg’s article, ‘Information Literacy:  Essential skills for the Information Age’, I immediately thought ‘this is it’, I agree wit...


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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Teacher-Librarians | 21st Century Information Fluency

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Teacher-Librarians | 21st Century Information Fluency | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

RT @hdstapleton: A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Teacher-Librarians: http://t.co/zHjzKgMD via @AddThis...


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School Library Monthly - Teaching Students to Think in the Digital Environment: Digital Literacy and Digital Inquiry

School Library Monthly - Teaching Students to Think in the Digital Environment: Digital Literacy and Digital Inquiry | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
The digital world, much like any new or changing environment, demands an assessment of the situation and development of new ways of thinking or working.

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Using Information Literacy to get information,

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Why Web Literacy Should Be Part of Every Education

Why Web Literacy Should Be Part of Every Education | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
Like reading, writing, and arithmetic, web literacy is both content and activity. You don’t just learn “about” reading: you learn to read. You don’t just learn “about” arithmetic: you learn to count and calculate.

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James Gleick on information and communication - video

James Gleick - science writer, three-time Pulitzer prize finalist and author of The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood - met up with Sarah Crown at the Edinburgh International Book festival to talk about the evolution of the information age,...

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What is a Digital Literacy?

What is a Digital Literacy? | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
In What Are Digital Literacies? Let’s Ask the Students Cathy Davidson talks about asking her students in “This Is Your Brain on the Internet” and “Twenty-First Century Literacies” (two...

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50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | Edudemic

50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | Edudemic | cyber citizens | Scoop.it

We’ve compiled a list of some of the tech tools, including some that are becoming increasingly popular and widely used, that should be part of any teacher’s tech tool arsenal this year, whether for their own personal use or as educational aids in the classroom.


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How Higher Education Is Going Digital [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Higher Education Is Going Digital [INFOGRAPHIC] | cyber citizens | Scoop.it
Etextbooks and online learning communities are just a few of the ways colleges and universities are dabbling in digital. This graphic breaks it down.

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