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Informational Literacy leads to greater economic development
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Twitter as a Metacognitive Support Device | 21st Century Tools for Teaching-People and Learners

Twitter as a Metacognitive Support Device | 21st Century Tools for Teaching-People and Learners | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Integrating social media into academia is not a novel idea. And since you are reading this, chances are you probably have been utilizing some feature of social media in the classroom for years.

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Motivating the digital learner | academic literacy development

Motivating the digital learner | academic literacy development | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Motivating students has always been one of the toughest aspects of teaching. This challenge is set to grow in the online classroom, which requires the use of a new set of learning and cognitive ski...

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Information Transliteracy in the 21st Centuy Classroom

National Louis University's Gail Bush, Ph.D., professor in the National College of Education, describes how teachers need to adjust their skill sets to a con...

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40 Ways Education Technology Will Be Used In The Future

40 Ways Education Technology Will Be Used In The Future | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it
What will classrooms look like in the year 2040? What will be the biggest and most popular teaching tools? A dazzling (but potentially controversial) visualization maps out what's coming to education in the future.

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Future directions for information literacy: key trends, priorities and implications

Future directions for information literacy: key trends, priorities and implications | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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The Catch-22 of Digital Literacy

The Catch-22 of Digital Literacy | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it

"As part of its report on “Educating the Workforce of Tomorrow,” The Atlantic recently featured a look at the 'Catch-22 of digital literacy'—a conundrum that’s holding back millions of people from gaining computer skills and digital fluency. According to the Federal Communications Commission, 66 million Americans lack the basic skills to use computers and the internet. Referring to this group as 'digital outsiders,' Amy Southerland addresses the difficulty in encouraging more of them to acquire basic skills..."


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Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, November 2, 2013 6:59 AM

Here one of the biggest barriers to digital literacy is addressed. Anyone that has become more digital literate knows it took opportunity with the right equipment and software and plenty of time on task with access to both.

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“Beginnings Are Always Messy”: Thoughts on Transliteracy and Inquiry from a Learning Advocate

“Beginnings Are Always Messy”:  Thoughts on Transliteracy and Inquiry from a Learning Advocate | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it
In recent weeks, the blogosphere has been abuzz with  a flurry of posts debating the value of the term transliteracy in library circles.  Some of the conversations about transliteracy–what it...

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15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic

15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic | Economic Development and Information Literacy | Scoop.it
How do you make students better online researchers? By understanding how they can and should use Google, of course!

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