Succeses, failures, and and lessons learned in forging a 21st Century middle school learning community.
A livebinders collection of creative commons resources. It's Awesome!
tags: creativecommons livebinders
Education Reform is Re-establishing, Redefining and Retooling : 2¢ Worth
tags: education reform technology warlick blog
Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways to Cut, Mix, & Mash YouTube Videos
tags: technology youtube mashup videoediting
Growing Up Digital, Wired for Distraction - NYTimes.com
"Students have always faced distractions and time-wasters. But computers and cellphones, and the constant stream of stimuli they offer, pose a profound new challenge to focusing and learning."
tags: nytimes growingupdigital teens
Teaching the Ten Steps to Better Web Research
A slideshow demonstrating students' limited understanding of how to search the web, with links to articles and strategies for teaching students how to research the web.
tags: research teaching sweetsearch wikipedia tools resources website-evaluation digital-literacy
The Top 10 Reasons Students Cannot Cite or Rely On Wikipedia
Includes important info anyone should know when using Wikipedia as a resource. Also contains info on how the site should be used.
tags: wikipedia research education
Worlds End, Worlds Begin: Living in a Story-Rich, Idea-Poor Universe
Comments: Thought-provoking ideas regarding education, information "delivery," and the role of teacher. - Debby SmithHighlights and Sticky Notes: significance of the move from a time of information scarcity to a time of information superfluity.stories served, from the outset, as a primitive storage devicewriting is a prosthesis for memory,What we don't do naturally--and what we need teachers for--is to turn outward and become residents of a universe that does not revolve around the individual.
tags: education youtube blog