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Critical Search Skills Students Should Know - Edudemic

Critical Search Skills Students Should Know - Edudemic | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.
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Excellent TED Ed Talks to Improve Students Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent TED Ed Talks to Improve Students Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
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Tools for Professional Learning: Curate, Share, Connect

Tools for Professional Learning: Curate, Share, Connect | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
For six years, I taught in a basement classroom with no windows, and yet I could see what was happening around the world thanks to the Internet. Though I tried learning something new each day, until
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Using video to tell your stories - Communicate and Howe!

Using video to tell your stories - Communicate and Howe! | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Using video is a great way to tell your stories and deliver messages in a way that other formats can't match. Here's how to use video to tell stories.
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Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest in the Classroom | Scholastic.com

Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest in the Classroom | Scholastic.com | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Do you use social media professionally? What about with your students? Click to read how easy and effective it can be in both cases!
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How to Use Group Boards for Social Media Marketing - Web Success Team

How to Use Group Boards for Social Media Marketing - Web Success Team | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Pinterest is quickly becoming a main component of social media marketing strategy. Its been slowly evolving, but recently there has been an introduction of something called a “group board.
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The 9 Skills Students Must Master to Succeed ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 9 Skills Students Must Master to Succeed ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
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A Great Poster on The 6 Questions Critical Thinker Asks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Great Poster on The 6 Questions Critical Thinker Asks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
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Tips and Trends | Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL)

Tips and Trends written by the ACRL IS Instructional Technologies Committee.
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Handy hardware for your iPad Art Room | iPad Art Room

Handy hardware for your iPad Art Room | iPad Art Room | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it

"Educators, artists, and all kinds of tech-enthusiasts ask me about equipment to get started with their iPads in the classroom, so I thought I’d share five of my favourite creative add-ons for iPad art-making."


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AASSA- Modern Skills, Literacies and Fluency Presentation

AASSA- Modern Skills, Literacies and Fluency Presentation | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
I am presenting  at AASSA 2014- Association of American Schools in South America, here in São Paulo, Brazil today and tomorrow. Over 900 educators from South American schools (American and Internat...
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Turns out most engaged library users are also biggest tech users | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour | PBS

Turns out most engaged library users are also biggest tech users | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour | PBS | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
A new study from the Pew Research Center found that more than two-thirds of Americans are actively engaged with public libraries. The report examines the relationship Americans have with their libraries and technology. Dusty, worn books versus sleek new computers, tablets or smartphones may seem like unlikely companions, but it’s really all about information. Continue reading →
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How to Curate Content for Your Business on Social Media – The 3 Cs, Part Three

How to Curate Content for Your Business on Social Media – The 3 Cs, Part Three | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Social media strategist Brooke Ballard helps business owners understand and excel at content curation.
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5 Tips to Protect Your Child’s Online Reputation

5 Tips to Protect Your Child’s Online Reputation | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Helping your child maintain a healthy digital footprint is important. Here are a few tips for parents on how to get started.
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March Madness Meets AP Lit

March Madness Meets AP Lit | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
The Madness of March is coming through! You can feel the frenzy of Cinderella stories and brackets busting. The Big Dance. The Road to the Final Four. Call it what you want, but for three weeks, the
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21st Century Skills Definition

21st Century Skills Definition | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
The term 21st century skills refers to a broad set of knowledge, skills, work habits, and character traits that are believed—by educators, school reformers, college professors, employers, and others—to be critically important to success in today’s world, particularly in collegiate programs and modern careers. Generally speaking, 21st century skills can be applied in all academic […]
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What do College Professors Want from Incoming High School Graduates?

What do College Professors Want from Incoming High School Graduates? | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
The focus of this post was prompted by a thread on the NCTE Connected Community: What do College Comp instructors want from incoming High School Graduates? But the essence of this question has been...
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5 Gorgeous Note & Point Presentations You Have to See | Design Shack

5 Gorgeous Note & Point Presentations You Have to See | Design Shack | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Reading an article entitled 5 Gorgeous Note & Point Presentations You Have to See on Design Shack.
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IDEA WATCH: Dissecting Ebooks and Libraries--An Evolving Market

In theory, ebooks can provide your students with easy access from all of their devices to reading material, writes Carolyn. But for libraries, there are all sorts of issues to be resolved in order to offer ebooks to our students. Developing an ebook collection is more fraught with questions than answers.
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School Library Monthly - Curation

School librarians can use curation as a tool to position themselves as information and communication authorities and information professionals. Curation helps members of the school library communities understand the full scope of their information worlds and enables young people to become curators of their own information.
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Talk by Google research scientist Dr. Daniel Russell

A special talk by Dr. Daniel Russell, research scientist at Google took place at the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North…
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7 Pillars Of Digital Leadership In Education

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7 Pillars Of Digital Leadership In Education
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Social Media for Teachers: Guides, Resources and Ideas

Social Media for Teachers: Guides, Resources and Ideas | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
Although students are evermore connected to the social web, many of these networks remain out-of-class digital playgrounds where students congregate. In a recent survey of 1,000 teachers, just one in
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Developing digital literacies

Developing digital literacies | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
This infoKit provides ideas and resources to inspire the strategic development of digital literacies ie those capabilities which support living, learning and working in a digital society.
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Why the SMART Board May Have Been a Dumb Choice

Why the SMART Board May Have Been a Dumb Choice | Library Social Media Tech | Scoop.it
From my middle grades math and technology blog, MGM Focus

The teacher across the hall just received a long-awaited gift from our school’s technology department–a SMART Board!  It felt like Christmas as the students and t
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