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The Ultimate Guide To Infographics | Edudemic

The Ultimate Guide To Infographics | Edudemic | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
The Ultimate Guide To Infographics
Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Search Engine Duck Duck Go Says “There are no ‘regular results’ on Google anymore”…10.16.12

There are no 'regular results' on Google anymore...
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11 Reasons Every Educator Needs a Video Strategy

11 Reasons Every Educator Needs a Video Strategy | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
Any educator who wants to take advantage of the benefits video can have in the classroom needs to create and implement a video strategy.
Via Costas Vasiliou, Karen Bonanno, Dr. Laura Sheneman
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What if America enlisted as much creativity in rethinking standardized testing as Mitt Romney has placed in paying his taxes?

Testing is not teaching.
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for the love of learning: Here's everything you need to know about the Chicago teachers' strike

for the love of learning: Here's everything you need to know about the Chicago teachers' strike | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
"Physical education, world languages, libraries, and the arts are not 'frills.' They are an essential piece of a well-rounded education." ~David W. Magill, Director of The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools
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Digital Junkie – Information Overload

This really great video,with it’s graphic way of showing a lot of information in an easy to process way, is a new fave for me.
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The Tome (Interactive Notebooks)

The Tome (Interactive Notebooks) | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
I could not teach without The Tome. If you have had me as your teacher in the past 8 years you have been subjected to making one of these monsters and are a better person for it (right?!). I certai...
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Social media - overwhelmed and feeling guilty - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

Social media - overwhelmed and feeling guilty - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
This could have been written by me except the "have a young family". Still searching for balance.
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RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms

"Our children are living in the most intensely stimulating period in te history of the earth."

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin...

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for the love of learning: Non-sense word fluency, phonics an Dibels

for the love of learning: Non-sense word fluency, phonics an Dibels | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
Are we teaching what students need to learn? How can the library support/supplement?
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Learning from Finland's schools

There are a number of approaches the Finns have adopted that would improve educational outcomes in the United States. Standardized testing is not among them.
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On Education, U.S. Doesn't Match Rhetoric With Action, Report Says

On Education, U.S. Doesn't Match Rhetoric With Action, Report Says | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it

Education Week staff writer Nirvi Shah and contributing writer Ross Brenneman explore some of the nonacademic issues that bear on students’ learning.  

 

There is a better way.  I voted with my feet and found a school system that puts learning first.

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Librarians on the Fly: Twitter... Still not flying

Librarians on the Fly: Twitter... Still not flying | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it

Looking for remedial Twitter...

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Librarians on the Fly: Myth #7: Library Skills Take 15 Minutes to Master

Librarians on the Fly: Myth #7: Library Skills Take 15 Minutes to Master | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
When school resumes each year, one common request I receive is for an overview of the resources in the library.... "Maybe for the first or last 15 minutes of class." These requests are not asking for a library orientation, rather a crash course in subscription databases.
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Children share their learning journeys through portfolios | | Tasha CowdyTasha Cowdy

Children share their learning journeys through portfolios | | Tasha CowdyTasha Cowdy | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it

A great example of learning - I couldn't resist scooping.

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Course Builder Intro Video

Course Builder packages the software and technology Google used to build our Power Searching with Google online course (www.powersearchingwithgoogle.com). Th...
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Librarians on the Fly

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The Mindset List: 2012 List

The Mindset List: 2012 List | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it

"Each August for the past 11 years, Beloit College in Beloit, Wis., has released the Beloit College Mindset List. It provides a look at the cultural touchstones that shape the lives of students entering college."

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How the Internet Has Changed in 10 Years…08.22.12

How the Internet Has Changed in 10 Years…08.22.12 | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
How the Internet has changed in 10 years... From Browsers to download speed to social media and more.
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Librarians on the Fly: SURVEY RESULTS Myth #6 - Information Skills Can Wait 'til College

Librarians on the Fly: SURVEY RESULTS Myth #6 - Information Skills Can Wait 'til College | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it

The majority believe information skills should begin in elementary school... not wait until college.  

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for the love of learning: Summer learning loss: What's true and what's false

for the love of learning: Summer learning loss: What's true and what's false | librarianonthefly | Scoop.it
..."the key is to ensure “easy and continuing access to self-selected books for summer reading”[4]
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