Announcing the Library 2.0 "Emerging Technology" Mini-Conference

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2019 and #libraryemergingtech on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. She is the author of the book Emerging Library Technologies: It's Not Just for Geeks (Elsevier, 2018).

Register for the Library 2.0 "Emerging Technology" Mini-Conference - Plus, Some Accepted Sessions Are Online!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2019 and #libraryemergingtech on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. She is the author of the book Emerging Library Technologies: It's Not Just for Geeks (Elsevier, 2018).

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Next Week - The Library 2.0 "Emerging Technology" Mini-Conference - All Keynotes and Sessions Posted!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Participants are encouraged to use #library2019 and #libraryemergingtech on their social media posts leading up to and during the event. She is the author of the book Emerging Library Technologies: It's Not Just for Geeks (Elsevier, 2018).

Will 'Publish or Perish' Become 'Clicks or Canned'? The Rise of Academic Social Networks

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Scholars want peers to find—and cite—their research, and these days that increasingly happens on social media. Among the most widely-villified are ResearchGate and Academia.edu , which is evident by griping on social media and elsewhere.) “The Vasquez, who co-authored a 2015 paper comparing services and tools offered by various academic social networks, says researchers must weigh the benefits and drawbacks of each.

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The conference is themed around excellence in teaching of the social sciences, which reflects my own professional and academic background. I'm quite at home in this area of academia, and my thinking is shaped and informed by these disciplines, so I was delighted to be invited to speak.

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The only other media attending the event would be a national crew from ABC.” ” “In an effort help educators make smart choices amid the deluge of ed-tech tools marketed to them, ISTE has partnered with a private company to create an online hub for teachers to review and post information on the quality of those products,” says EdWeek’s Market Brief. Sandbox has acquired Constructive Media. RELX is the former weapons dealer known as Reed Elsevier.

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

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

In his 30,000 word manifesto (information on free download and discussion options here ), Seth Godin imagines a different set of goals. Her interest in peace and social justice issues led to her work in education and with libraries.

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” Via Politico : “ Several Trump appointees shared unflattering views of minorities, women on social media.” Elsevier has acquired Plum Analytics. Privacy, Surveillance, and Information Security. ” Via The New York Times : “ Generation X More Addicted to Social Media Than Millennials , Report Finds.” Education Politics. “Will the Senate Block Betsy DeVos ?” ” asks The Atlantic.

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Via The New York Times : “ Broadband Law Could Force Rural Residents Off Information Superhighway.” Via the EFF : “Stupid Patent of the Month: Elsevier Patents Online Peer Review.” Shawn Graham responds to this patent on peer review by patenting Elsevier. ” “Students, Directory Information , and Social Media – Part 2” by Bill Fitzgerald. Education Politics. Via Education Week : “ Maine Gov.

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Via Scientific American : “How the FDA Manipulates the Media.” tl;dr: emailing them, holding webinars, using social media. ” Via The Tennessean : “ Belmont University ousted a student Tuesday after he made a social media post using the N-word to describe black NFL football players, who he said needed a ‘bullet in their head.’” “ Elsevier Wants CloudFlare to Expose Pirate Sites,” TorrentFreak reports.

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Meanwhile on Campus… Via Inside Higher Ed : “ Florida State Cancels Bundled Journal Deal With Elsevier.” Data, Surveillance, and Information Security. The New Republic on China’s social credit score : “How Do You Control 1.4

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Just 22 schools with running water and basic supplies will start holding informal classes today in an attempt to kickstart recovery.” “ No State Will Measure Social-Emotional Learning Under ESSA. Google had a big media to-do this week. ” Via Inside Higher Ed : “Publisher Elsevier has announced the launch of ScienceDirect Topics, an information platform that has been compared to Wikipedia.” Technology, Education, and the Media.”

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” Edsurge on Hypothes.is ’s partnership with Elsevier. Data, Surveillance, and Information Security. ” The Pew Research Center is out with its latest report on “ Social Media Use in 2018.” Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles. All this feeds the review I write each December on the stories we are told about the future of education. National) Education Politics.

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A graphic essay in Fusion : “Betsy DeVos’ ‘ School Choice ’ Movement Isn’t Social Justice. ” Via Inside Higher Ed : “The IRS data retrieval tool that let financial aid applicants automatically import income information into the FAFSA won’t be restored for the current aid cycle, said James Runcie, chief operating officer of the Office of Federal Student Aid, in written testimony to Congress Wednesday.” Education Politics.