Bloom reheated

Learning with 'e's

In an age of digital media, where learners create, remix and share their own content, an overhaul of Bloom's Cognitive Taxonomy was long overdue. 2001).

All together now

Learning with 'e's

In fact, human civilisation has been founded upon change, and without teamwork, collective action, social movements and group effort, much of that change would not have been achievable. We know instinctively and empirically that people learn best when they are in rich social contexts.

Recycling Kolb

Learning with 'e's

This is in direct contrast to the more familiar social constructivist theories of Vygotsky, Bruner et al, which rely on co-construction and negotiation of meaning. 2001) David A. reflection L and D education social media experiential learning digital media training social learning Kol

How to Keep Kids From Being Mean Online

Edsurge

There are endless distractions for kids these days—from games to music and social media. And as technology platforms have accelerated over the years, her job has increasingly involved keeping up with the ways young people use social media, and advising parents, teachers and even tech companies about what they need to know. A recent report from Common Sense Media showed that the percentage of teens with smartphones in the U.S.

A Message from the 9/11 Memorial and Museum - watch ceremony live online today

Educational Technology Guy

On September 11, 2001, and in the days that followed, our nation came together in a spirit of unity and resolve as we struggled, with profound shock and overwhelming grief, to comprehend the single largest loss of life from a foreign attack on American soil.

Secret ‘Fusion Centers’ and the Search for the Next School Shooter

Edsurge

Since 2001, the Federal government has provided state and local law enforcement agencies with grants, training and other forms of assistance to create a national network of so-called “fusion centers”—buildings in locations not disclosed to the public where government officials gather, process, and disseminate information about terrorism, homeland security and criminal justice on a daily basis. Also in May, local media reports from Corpus Christi, Tex.,

9 Great Nonprofits to Support School Leaders

Tom Murray

When I got connected on social media, my lens was expanded and I became aware additional organizations, as well as their supporting tools and resources.

Free from ALA: Library Technology Reports & more!

NeverEndingSearch

So if you’ve been wanting to read the report on Social Media Curation , I wrote with Brenda Boyer and Della Curtis, this is your opportunity. You’ll also find this past year’s titles (as well as an archive reaching back to 2001): David Lee King’s Managing Your Library’s Social Media Channels. Amanda Goodman’s Digital Media Labs in Libraries. Get them while they’re free!

What Kids Need for Optimal Health and School Engagement

MindShift

For tweens and teens it can also include some time spent on social media. 2014; Hofferth & Sandberg, 2001). Other studies have also linked participation in extracurricular activities to positive social and academic outcomes (Mahoney et al.,

LeBron James Is Schooling Us on What Education Reform Got Wrong

Edsurge

Social media lit up praising the litany of services the school will offer to students and families alike: among them, free uniforms, bicycles and helmets, transportation, breakfast, lunch and snacks—and not to mention guaranteed tuition to the University of Akron to every student who graduates. One of the fatal flaws of our current public systems is how frequently education and social services occur in siloes.

ISTE 2018: 5 Best Practices for Adhering to Federal Privacy Laws

EdTech Magazine

The Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (PPRA) was established in 2001 with the No Child Left Behind Act and is known for its provisions dealing with surveys and assessments. Adults often give their information away — social media sites, frequent shopper cards, etc. — ISTE 2018: 5 Best Practices for Adhering to Federal Privacy Laws. eli.zimmerman_9856. Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:44. With connected technology now being used in the majority of U.S.

Dave Burgess Talks Student Engagement #MondayMotivation #tlap

The CoolCatTeacher

As a teacher in San Diego, California, he was a 2001 and 2012 Golden Apple winner in the Grossmont Union High School District and the 2007-2008 Teacher of the Year at West Hills High School. Master the Media: How Teaching Media Literacy Can Save Our Plugged in World by Julie Smith.

Merge Cube Mania in Middle School

The CoolCatTeacher

Karen: About a month ago, I started seeing stuff on social media. They had to include media in the review. They started putting together the media, again because they could just take photos and videos through the apps themselves.

For educators, a charge on this Veterans Day

Bryan Alexander

It should be obvious, given that the United States has been fighting a series of wars at a planetary scale since September 2001. But how often do we read of those schools in the Chronicle, or hear them discussed at conferences, or see them referenced in the academic social media realm?

Announcing Library 2.019: "Shaping the Future of Libraries with Instructional Design" - Registration and CFP Open

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2019 and #libraryid on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. Prior to his appointment in July 2001, he held positions at Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Montgomery County Community College.

Education Technology and 'Fake News'

Hack Education

It’s taken on multiple meanings too: first used to identify the misinformation that had occurred online surrounding the 2016 election, it was later embraced by President Trump to denigrate and dismiss “the mainstream media.” They struggle with facts about social studies.

The Drug Enforcement Administration and Discovery Education name grand prize winner of Operation Prevention Video Challenge

techlearning

Winning public service announcements will be featured across DE and DEA digital and social media platforms. About the DEA Educational Foundation Established in 2001, the DEA Educational Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to preventing drug abuse. Inspired by the global media company Discovery, Inc.,

Why a Texas school district is helping immigrants facing deportation

The Hechinger Report

Abigail, or Abby as friends and family call her, went on social media. Harvey Milton, who worked in public schools for 56 years , including as superintendent of Honey Grove from 1984 to 2001, said he has mixed feelings.

Once Reviled in Education, Wikipedia Now Embraced By Many Professors

Edsurge

When Wikipedia was first came out and was first reviewed in 2001. In so many social-media camps, people just go to find a reaffirmation of what they believed before they logged on. A decade ago professors complained of a growing “epidemic” in education: Wikipedia. Students were citing it in papers, while educators largely laughed it off as inaccurate and saw their students as lazy, or worse.

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Three Books I’m Considering Reading Aloud to 5th Graders

Reading By Example

Here are my top three candidates, listed in order by author’s last name: The Secret School by Avi (Harcourt, 2001). Why I’m considering it : Freedom of speech is at the forefront of conversations today, especially with social media and other ways to communicate online. This is one of the hardest parts about reading aloud: Selecting the title! One of the 5th grade classrooms invited me to read aloud in their classroom in November.

Help yourself

Learning with 'e's

It is not difficult to see that such sharing of knowledge can be easily achieved through social media and the use of personal digital technologies. 2001) From Andragogy to Heutagogy. This is number 15 in my series on learning theories.

March 13th Library 2.0 Mini-Conference "Shaping the Future of Libraries with Instructional Design"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2019 and #libraryid on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. Prior to his appointment in July 2001, he held positions at Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Montgomery County Community College.

Essential Reading for Technology in Student Affairs v1.1

Mistakengoal.com

First, I included danah boyd’s new book It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens now that (a) I have read it and (b) it’s available for purchase and download (for free!). It supersedes her 2008 book chapter “ Why Youth (Heart) MySpace: The Role of Networked Publics in Teenage Social Life ” in Youth, Identity, and Digital Media. Second, I added a mention of Eszter Hargittai’s work on Internet use and social inequality.

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Library 2.017: EXPERTISE, COMPETENCIES, AND CAREERS

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2017 on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. Gross, MM, MLS, JD, has served as President & CEO of Howard County Library System (HCLS) in Maryland since 2001.

Civic Engagement in the Digital Age

Graphite Blog

On a clear and cold Friday afternoon in January 2001, four students packed their bags into my car, and we began the eight-hour drive from Providence, R.I., Digital media opens up access to audiences outside of school and creates forums where students can express their ideas.

Announcing the Library 2.017 "Makerspaces" Mini-Conference and Call for Proposals.

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2017 on their social media posts leading up to and during the event.

Live Wednesday, March 7th - Panel Discussion of Seth Godin’s Stop Stealing Dreams

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

and was the publisher of Growing Without Schooling magazine (GWS) from 1985 until it stopped publishing in 2001. Her interest in peace and social justice issues led to her work in education and with libraries.

Teaching Geopolitics: Fantasy Football as a Learning Game

MindShift

The students had come of age in the wake of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, which shocked most Americans’ geopolitical sensibilities awake. They were having these conversations on social media that I wanted to have in my classroom.”

Tonight - A True History of the MOOC

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

You can follow him on twitter at [link] or follow his thoughts at [link] Dr. Alec Couros is a Professor of educational technology and media at the Faculty of Education, University of Regina.

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Register Now for the Open Mini-Conference on Library "Expertise, Competencies, and Careers"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2017 on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. Gross, MM, MLS, JD, has served as President & CEO of Howard County Library System (HCLS) in Maryland since 2001.

Essential Reading for Technology in Student Affairs

Mistakengoal.com

Rob Kling was a powerful voice in this conversation and his 1994 article “Reading ‘All About’ Computerization: How Genre Conventions Shape Non-Fiction Social Analysis” in The Information Society 10 (3) is a classic article on this topic. John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid’s 2002 instant-classic The Social Life of Information is a wonderful book that expertly addresses this well-debunked-but-still-prevalent idea.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

11, 2001, has not been in use since 2011, so the move is largely symbolic and appeared to be aimed at distancing the departing administration from any effort by the new president to revive the program, known as the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System, or Nseers.” Via The Awl : “Letting Kids Use Social Media Is One More Way We Show Them We Don’t Care About Them.” Education Politics.

Education Technology, Betsy DeVos, and the Innovation Gospel

Hack Education

This is part two of my annual look at the year’s “ top ed-tech stories ” I confess: most of my social media networks are focused on education. Media Source, a company with several library-related products, including the publication School Library Journal. I’m friends with educators. I follow educators and education journalists. I pay incredibly close attention to education news, and as such I expect my news feed to be full of education stories.

Wahoo! The 2013 Global Education Conference - Still Time to Present + Plan to Attend!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Karen has presented at conferences around the country about teaching students to navigate social media and working with teachers to develop digital projects that embrace new media literacies. It breaks down all physical and social barriers.