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Internet Archive Offers Access to Blacked Out Government Websites | School Library Journal

Internet Archive Offers Access to Blacked Out Government Websites | School Library Journal | Library | Scoop.it
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Feeling Government Shutdown pain? Try this.

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Keeping Your Library Collection Smelling F.R.E.S.H!

Keeping Your Library Collection Smelling F.R.E.S.H! | Library | Scoop.it
Yesterday I had the opportunity to work with a fun group of librarians in the northern part of my state who had some questions about weeding.

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Love this!

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 2, 2013 2:17 PM

I can't decide if I should be using Library Girls' mantra of "Weed It" to the tune of Michael Jackson's "Beat It" or Devo's "Whip It." Decisions, decisions...

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32 Math Apps Aligned with Common Core Standards

32 Math Apps Aligned with Common Core Standards | Library | Scoop.it
I just learned from our colleagues in Teachthought about this wonderful collection of Math apps created by Math and engineering teacher Chris Beyerle from South Carolina. These math apps...

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 3, 2013 9:47 AM

Designed for high school to cover the "8 Standards of Mathematical Practices" created by Chris Beyerle.

Sarah Olson's curator insight, October 3, 2013 1:27 PM

Math Apps to look at.

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Excellent Free Downloadable Digital Citizenship Cards for your Class

Excellent Free Downloadable Digital Citizenship Cards for your Class | Library | Scoop.it
Have you introduced the concept of digital citizenship to your students yet? Well, it's about time you do so. Technology is and will definitely be part and parcel of your teaching toolkit.  Be...

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 4, 2013 1:20 PM

Great tools for teaching digital literacy that you can download and use. Share with your teachers and/or school counselors.

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10 Web Resources To Help Teach About Primary Sources

10 Web Resources To Help Teach About Primary Sources | Library | Scoop.it
Wondering how to get your students to use and analyze primary sources instead of their beloved Wikipedia? Here are some great resources for primary sources.
The post 10 Web Resources To Help Teach About Primary Sources appeared first on Edudemic.

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Yay for primary sources! Double-yay for knowing how to use them!

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 1, 2013 10:39 AM

And here I was thinking that ed tech folks didn't know anything about primary sources! Another great piece from Edudemic!

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Instructional Technology Tools

Instructional Technology Tools | Library | Scoop.it
A full collection of the best e-tools for educators (Rob Furman @drfurman http://t.co/KMFSEUfnDF ~ #edwebchat #fhuedu642 #fhuedu320)

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 3, 2013 8:12 AM

This is a Pinterest Board FULL of fantastic infographics for the school and classroom. Wow!

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A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Library | Scoop.it

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 4, 2013 9:34 AM

This is a well-done graphic that explains Creative Commons in student language. This would make a great poster to have on the wall at the library computer stations!

Kelly Pickering's curator insight, October 7, 2013 11:46 PM

Creative Commons is so popular now. How to use it can be hard to interpret. This is a great visual starting point.

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Do we really need connected educators? | SmartBlogs

Do we really need connected educators? | SmartBlogs | Library | Scoop.it
To answer this question in the very month that the U.S. Department of Education has set aside to recognize as Connected Educator Month, we need to first ex

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, October 4, 2013 1:29 PM

Let's not keep this to ourselves! Share this article with the less-than-connected educators in your building and/or PLN. The world is changing and this is a relatively painless way of embracing that change in the world of education.