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What We Can Learn from K-12 Educators

When a colleague suggested that I attend the ISTE Conference for K-12 educators, I was a bit skeptical. I thought, “What can I learn from K-12 educators that would be applicable to the undergraduates – and often graduate students and faculty members – I work with as a librarian?” However, as I browsed through the… 760 more words

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Summertime Curriculum Work

This summer we are collaborating in grade level teams and we’re using Larry Ainsworth’s book Rigorous Curriculum Design.  Using his “systems approach,” Ainsworth has broken it down for us. 84 more words

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Teaching is Easy and You Have the Summer Off

Copied from the Education and Mobile Learning web site July 6, 2015 (http://www.educatorstechnology.com/p/blog-page_7.html). And when you’re done reviewing these and have made your decision regarding which you will be using this school year. 574 more words

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Penn Medicine and Wharton Learning Lab Simulation at Penn Libraries

DuWayne Barrett leads the Patient Access department at Penn Presbyterian Hospital.  Managing an annual flow of over 40,000 out-patient and 14,000 in-patient encounters, the department is the access portal for every patient entering the hospital.   280 more words

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Android Apps Review

As a network administrator, I get to use a variety of PCs, iPads, iPods, Surfaces…you name it.  Except for Android.  I have had access to a Motorola Zoom for a few years, but the number of useful apps was never worth pulling it out of the drawer.  234 more words

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Teaching Science using EdTech

Ok, so yesterday I delved into teaching History/Social Studies using EdTech. While I started that as more of a personal flaying of myself for not having noticed just how under-taught history is in schools, it turned out to be a rather interesting and popular topic. 578 more words

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