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21st century literacies

This year I began incorporating the concept of the makerspace into my classroom.  I began the process by giving students the opportunity to make something to represent the...
Erin Pfahler - 2015-08-11 13:27
By Shannon Landin, Co-founder of Codecraft Lab and Stephanie Galbo, Software Engineer & Codecraft Lab Super Volunteer Don’t cross the road without looking both ways. Be aware...
Shannon Landin - 2015-06-23 13:17
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What does it look like when young people are writing on their own terms, in spaces outside of school? What new ways of composing do digital media tools open up for us, and what does that mean as it...
Danielle Filipiak - 2013-10-06 16:15
Over the summer, I determined two things for certain that would be different about this school year: 1 My class would have more independence and autonomy  2 My class would be more online...
Bart Miller - 2013-09-13 00:40
  TL;DR version: By employing a critical literacy perspective to "making" and Connected Learning, teachers and students can engage in activism & cyberactivism for the purposes of...
William O'Byrne - 2013-05-10 12:43
Kayla Martinson, Shelby Williamson, Josh MortensenThis resource approaches the following three questions:Why should students read literature in the 21st century?What qualifies as a text in the 21st...
Antero Garcia - 2013-05-09 17:44
This is part of an ongoing series of discussions I am having with my good friend, Anna Smith, about digital literacies. (You can follow the entire thread of our back and forth talks here.) The other...
Kevin Hodgson - 2013-02-06 02:43
The #literacies chat is a weekly chat on Twitter bringing together educators, researchers and thinkers fascinated by contemporary literacies. #literacies chats are held the 1st and 3rd...
anna smith - 2012-06-28 11:00
This Iridescent Classroom video was created by Ira Socol for use by an Albemarle County Public Schools teacher team at the annual VASCD conference.  It represents invention, design, and...
Pamela Moran - 2012-06-03 12:27
Since the beginning of the school year I have been using cell phones in my classroom as a way to help connect my students with technology and to use as a worthwhile digital writing tool. Notably, I...
Jeremy Hyler - 2012-03-04 18:37

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