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Learning Curation Submission 2: Multi-Modal Forms of Text

My essential question is: How can the school Library Learning Commons foster literacies to empower life-long learners? This question is one of the standards of practice from… 2,363 more words

Developing Non-linear Thinking Skills

We know while comprehending complexity, linear logic fails. That appears to the most important reason as to why most people find it difficult to understand complex situations or grapple with complex problems. 786 more words


What is stronger -- the Written or the Spoken Word?

While some take written word to be inherently superior to the spoken word others believe that what is communicated verbally is inherently stronger than the written word. 666 more words


#UGIGnite15: the UGDSB leadership conference on Innovation

The UGDSB hosts its educators and leadership team at a 30 hour conference filled with keynotes, colleague workshops and of course, networking! This year the theme is to ignite our innovation in education.

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Web literacies – a part of digital literacies

The Mozilla Web Literacy Map version 1.5 was released in the spring and is the result of an ongoing project at the Mozilla Foundation to define the skills and competencies that are required to read, write and participate on the web. 2,072 more words

Informal Learning

Transliteracy Workshop: From Wikipedia to Academia

 I’m excited to be co-teaching my first USF workshop this week. The result of a partnership between my mentor and the First Year Success Institute (FSI), we’re looking at bridging the transition from exploratory, tertiary source material to optimized discovery utilizing our databases. 56 more words