A Librarian's Review of the Unquiet Library

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

Unquiet Librarian Buffy Hamilton just unveiled her new Library 2.0 spectacular! --> --> The Unquiet Library <-- <-- She built it using Google Sites, which fascinates me because we''ve just adopted Google Apps for Education at my school.

Innovate Like a Turtle

The CoolCatTeacher

A simple strategy any teacher can use to improve teaching From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. She completed her library endorsement and worked as a district librarian.

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How to Keep Kids Safe

The CoolCatTeacher

(and prevent problems online) From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. She is an educational consultant for Mackin Educational Resources and Cantata Learning, and Executive Director of Library & Educational Services for Biblionasium.

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The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with 'e's

It is literally the ‘ architecture of participation ’ (O''Reilly, 2004; Barsky and Purdon, 2006) and demands active engagement as a natural facet of its character (Kamel Boulos and Wheeler, 2007). 2006). Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association 27, 65-67. 2006).

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The changing Web

Learning with 'e's

It truly is the ‘architecture of participation’ (Barsky and Purdon, 2006) and demands active engagement as a natural part of its character (Kamel Boulos and Wheeler, 2007). Delicious, Diigo), microblogs such as Twitter, mashups (e.g. 2006) Introducing Web 2.0:

Epic Guide To Game Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

100+ Game Based Learning Resources to Get Started in Your Classroom From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Tweeting Aztec’s Project to teach history with Twitter with Australian Educator Jacques du Toit.

11 Reflective Blogging Tips & Ideas

The Daring Librarian

I started my first blog in 2006 after my first AASL05 in Pittsburgh. Why struggle with a static library web page when I can have an ongoing conversation with my students, parents, & community with a blog?! Why Blog? You don''t start blogging for awards. Although they''re very nice!

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Back to School Special: Rocking the New Year!

The Daring Librarian

interactive Wikis, and school blogs, can supercharge the library program & classroom throughout the school year. A few years ago I facilitated a "library collection bookfair" or a lesson called Book Pass -The Power of Choice that I had heard about at the AASL Reno 07 conference.

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Why students are ignorant about the Civil Rights Movement

The Hechinger Report

The teachers learned about the Tougaloo Nine , a group of students from historically black Tougaloo College in Jackson, who staged read-ins at the white-only Jackson Municipal Library in 1961.

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Just Blog It! Blogging Tips & Ideas

The Daring Librarian

I started blogging in 2006, a few months after I saw the amazing (& now retired TL) Francey Harris’s present her landmark blog, Gargoyles Loose in the Library at my first AASL05 in Pittsburgh. Why Blog? You don''t start blogging for awards.

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