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How Teens Are Really Using Social Media - Edudemic

How Teens Are Really Using Social Media - Edudemic | igeneration | Scoop.it
A lot of kids are using social media these days, and even if that isn’t surprising to you, it may be surprising to you just how many of them are using it and just how much. Leveraging these popular social media tools in the classroom is a no-brainer: everything from Twitter and Facebook all the …
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Developing Digital Literacy Through Content Curation

Developing Digital Literacy Through Content Curation | igeneration | Scoop.it
With the vast amount of content that is shared on the Internet, content curation is becoming an essential digital literacy skill for teachers and students.
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Picky reader? Let your child try nonfiction or biography - Salisbury Post

Picky reader? Let your child try nonfiction or biography - Salisbury Post | igeneration | Scoop.it
Picky reader? Let your child try nonfiction or biography Salisbury Post Displays for July: headquarters, doll society; South, Rowan Doll Society by Gayle Hansen; East, flowers by Helen Holland.
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How To Take Notes: Learning From The Strategies That Set Straight-A Students

Most students take notes without thinking twice about it. It's what a good student does, what the professor expects, what everyone around them is doing.
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Browse free math, ELA resources for grades 2-12 - LearnZillion

Browse free math, ELA resources for grades 2-12  - LearnZillion | igeneration | Scoop.it
LearnZillion.com offers a free and growing set of Math and ELA resources for grades 2-12.
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How To Create A Google Drive Classroom | iGener...

How To Create A Google Drive Classroom | iGener... | igeneration | Scoop.it
How To Create A Google Drive Classroom (How To Create A Google Drive Classroom - http://t.co/LMnNcXOrmu #ocsb #edtech #Google #drive #classroom)
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News Literacy: Teaching the Internet Generation to Make Reliable Information Choices

News Literacy: Teaching the Internet Generation to Make Reliable Information Choices | igeneration | Scoop.it
James Klurfeld and Howard Schneider evaluate a news literacy program based at Stony Brook University.
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How to understand the digital habits of tweens - Daily Genius

How to understand the digital habits of tweens - Daily Genius | igeneration | Scoop.it
Instagram, not Twitter. Facebook is for parents. But YouTube is still up there… With American kids as young as six successfully pestering their way to a mobile phone, the digital habits of youngsters are increasingly significant, with the techie habits of tweens especially fluid. Their addiction to smartphone and tablet, to Instagram and Snapchat fuels …
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It's Complicated

It's Complicated | igeneration | Scoop.it
What is new about how teenagers communicate through services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? Do social media affect the quality of teens’ lives? In this eye-opening book, youth culture and technology expert danah boyd uncovers some of the major myths regarding teens' use of social media. She explores tropes about identity, privacy, safety, danger, and bullying.
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Teaching with Technology: 3 Essential Twitter Hashtags for Teachers

Teaching with Technology: 3 Essential Twitter Hashtags for Teachers | igeneration | Scoop.it
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Wlingua, A Cool App for English Language Learners and Teachers

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Google Apps for Everyone by Mr. Mike Daugherty | free course on Udemy

Google Apps for Everyone by Mr. Mike Daugherty | free course on Udemy | igeneration | Scoop.it
A hands on look at using Google Apps for Business and Google Apps for Education . - Free Course
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Working with images in Google Docs, Slides and ...

Working with images in Google Docs, Slides and ... | igeneration | Scoop.it
Working with images in Google Docs, Slides and Drawings just got easier with two new features: 1.
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Information Literacy: A Critical 21st Century Skill!

Information Literacy:  A Critical 21st Century Skill! | igeneration | Scoop.it
I'm sure we've all fallen victim to it. We're going through our Twitter or Facebook feeds and we see something that is just awesome. It echoes our beliefs and our understandings of the world and ...
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Needle in a Haystack: Digital Literacy in the Age of Infinite Information | Journal of Digital and Media Literacy

Needle in a Haystack: Digital Literacy in the Age of Infinite Information | Journal of Digital and Media Literacy | igeneration | Scoop.it
Fascinating piece on disconnect between school curricula & growing impact of Internet on educational development: http://t.co/pG8D6lmwg6
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5 Ways To Use Word Cloud Generators In The Classroom - Edudemic

5 Ways To Use Word Cloud Generators In The Classroom - Edudemic | igeneration | Scoop.it
Word cloud generators have gone the route of Kleenex and Saran Wrap, wherein people often use the name of the product to refer to the thing. Most folks I talk to refer to all word clouds as ‘wordles’, even though Wordle is just one of many, many tools that one can use to create word …
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