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ISTE Standard 1: Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity

ISTE Standard 1 states that teachers should facilitate and inspire student learning and creativity. The standard further states that teachers should model creative thinking with technology and promote student reflection using collaborative tools in both face-to-face and virtual environments. 799 more words

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Take5 #17 - #creativeHE 16-20 January – Join in if you dare!!

*** STOP PRESS: #creativeHE new run: 16-20 Jan!! ***

A new version of #creativeHE with a focus on creativity, play, narrative & storytelling and making will be offered by MMU’s CELT in collaboration with London Metropolitan University’s CPED 16-20 Jan 2017. 375 more words

Education

Metaliteracy Takes On Fake News

In an essay for The Conversation, entitled How we can learn to reject fake news in the digital world? Tom Mackey and Trudi Jacobson describe ways to challenge fake news through metaliteracy.  268 more words

Metaliteracy

"What was that blur?" "The Fall, I think."

So… October happened. And then November. And then DECEMBER. When did December happen?! What a busy semester. A full update isn’t in the cards at the moment, but here’s a quick post I’ve been meaning to type up for a while. 301 more words

Research

A College Student, a Qur'an Reciter

This story allowed me to delve into an area of reporting that I never dared cross: religion. Ever since I started my career in journalism, I tried to stray away from stories pertaining directly to religion and more specifically, Islam and its practices, for two main reasons, the first being that Islam, nowadays, does not come into a conversation without it being associated with violence and terrorism, and as a Muslim residing in the West, I have to constantly condemn, explain, and defend; I didn’t want to do that anymore. 208 more words

Digital Storytelling