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A reasonable objection to transliteracy

A reasonable objection to transliteracy | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
A legitimate criticism 'Transliteracy.' Is it a bold new concept or the current enfant terrible of librarianship? It's no secret that transliteracy has a polarizing effect, with the past year's wor...
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What is Transliteracy?

What is Transliteracy? | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
What is Transliteracy? Transliteracy is the ability to read, write and interact across a range of platforms, tools and media from signing and orality through handwriting, print, TV, radio and film,...
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AASL Fall Forum Ning opens the transliteracy conversation | American Libraries Magazine

AASL Fall Forum Ning opens the transliteracy conversation | American Libraries Magazine | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
American Libraries Magazine, the magazine of the American Library Association, delivers news and information about the library community.
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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 | Thinking about 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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Beginner’s Guide to Transliteracy

Beginner’s Guide to Transliteracy | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
Where did the term transliteracy come from? The Transliteracies Research Project, directed by Alan Liu from the Department of English at the University of California at Santa Barbara, first introdu...
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Transliteracy on My Mind

Transliteracy on My Mind | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
Defining transliteracy is important for those professionals who are driven to develop actions based on a prescript definition. However, defining transliteracy seems to be a slippery endeavour. Can ...
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Transliteracy as pedagogy (LOEX 2011)

Transliteracy as pedagogy (LOEX 2011) | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
I'd like to thank the organizers of LOEX 2011 for a great conference in Fort Worth this past week-end; my head is still swimming with great ideas for tweaking our instruction program. I would also ...
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Exploring Transliteracy: The New Literacies and Libraries

Exploring Transliteracy: The New Literacies and Libraries | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
After being away from Transliteracy for almost a year I recently gave two presentations on the topic.  I had noticed a trend among librarians to equate transliteracy with digital literacy so part o...
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Transliteracy Research Group: What is Transliteracy? Yes, I’m asking again!

Transliteracy Research Group: What is Transliteracy? Yes, I’m asking again! | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
The detailed “Working Definition” that I see to the right of the latest post every time I visit Transliteracy.com only goes some way towards answering this question for me, but raises many more questions along that way.
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Why It's Time To Focus On Skills (Not Just Cool Tools) - Edudemic

Why It's Time To Focus On Skills (Not Just Cool Tools) - Edudemic | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
There is a laser-like focus on cool tools and apps these days. Eric Patnoudes encourages you to take a step back and take time to focus on skills.
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What Is This Buzz Word “Transliteracy”? A Q&A with Ryan Nadel | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning

What Is This Buzz Word “Transliteracy”? A Q&A with Ryan Nadel | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning | Thinking about literacy | Scoop.it
Spotlight covers the intersections of technology and education, going behind the research to show how digital media is used in and out of classrooms to expand learning.
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