RSS

Leaning Tower of Pisa

19 May

1. http://www.educationnews.org/ed_reports/156046.html The Global Search for Education: Can You Pass the Global Standardized Test?
2. http://www.smh.com.au/national/education/you-can-judge-a-book-by-its-dust-test-as-university-library-cuts-its-staff-and-stock-20110511-1ej0z.html You can judge a book by its ‘dust test’ as university library cuts its staff and stock
http://ala.org/ala/newspresscenter/news/pr.cfm?id=7200 ALA: Department of Education withdraws federal support for school libraries
3. Blank maps http://www.freeonlinepicture.org/blank-map-of-the-world/ and http://english.freemap.jp/world_e/index.html
Separate maps for various countries http://geography.about.com/library/blank/blxindex.htm#w
4. kindle lending http://www.libraryjunction.net/blogs/item/the-rise-of-the-e-book-lending-library-and-the-death-of-e-book-pirati
5. http://www.mrsmacslibrary.com/book-week-2011.html book week passports
6. free images http://opac.yale.edu/news/article.aspx?id=8544
7. How to use Web and Twitter feeds for news surveillancehttp://feedly.com/k/lMH6Cm
8. 2011 K12 Horizon Report is now available http://bit.ly/linX28
9. YouTube has just released 3000 educational movies: http://bit.ly/k0JDmH
10. http://trove.nla.gov.au/general/completedlist Trove 4.0! We’ve added 150million journal articles. 2 access u need a local/state/natnal lib m’ship.
11. http://reading-active-and-engaging.wikispaces.com/Picture+Books+in+Lit+Circles+(&+rubric) rubric we created for lit circle picture book glog http://rhondda.wordpress.com/2011/05/18/using-picture-books-in-lit-circles/
12. Seth Godin http://pcsweeney.com/2011/05/17/seth-godin-nailed-it/
13. OverDrive Accelerates Global eBook Distribution to K-12 & Higher Ed Channels – http://is.gd/LoUaKF
14. search eprints http://www.library.uq.edu.au/database/eprints.html oister http://oaister.worldcat.org/ and http://oaister.worldcat.org/whatis/local/default.jsp
15. women fuel ebook piracy http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/38c0f674-7ff3-11e0-b018-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1MhAFXKYb
16. http://2di.me/lBsMMb Newspaper Map~A map with filled with links to online newspapers from around the world http://kimsherrell.com/2011/05/13/read-and-translate-10000-newspapers-on-the-web-for-free/
17. free open source texts http://opensource.com/education/10/2/free-texts-sources
18. Teaching Kids to Ask Good Questionshttp://wp.me/ps25n-ke
19. AASL Learning for Life toolkit http://bit.ly/myFOGh
20. Free Education Posters from Google http://bit.ly/753V
21. http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/teaching-with-technology-articles/what-games-teach-us-about-learning/ What Games Teach Us about Learning
22. scoop it http://www.scoop.it/t/shifting-learning/p/132878414/the-highs-and-lows-of-virtual-school-one-teacher-s-view-mindshift The Highs and Lows of Virtual School: One Teacher’s View
23. blogging pupils’ writing http://bit.ly/l2wUIf
24. YouTube – Growth of a Google Doc by the eyes of a studenthttp://bit.ly/lYlFdh
25. competitions http://qld.cbca.org.au/qldcomps.htm
26. 5 Must-Read Books by TED 2011 Speakershttp://bit.ly/eJa51N
27. Ushering in the Era of “Validation”: Gaining Authority in the Age of Digital Overload: “Curation… http://bit.ly/jq9Yxk
28. Now share Google Docs and Google Calendars (via WordPress.com News): Great news, students! For…http://bit.ly/jqe2yP
29. Excellent interview with Finnish educator –http://bit.ly/iFERbS
30. Color code your Google Calendar events http://pulsene.ws/1z7Gn
31. Buzzword alert – Gamification /by @smartinezhttp://feedly.com/k/lji586
32. Popplet for next projecthttp://j.mp/km6iEA good for presentation, brainstorming, research
33. Can Gamification Boost Independent Learning? http://t.co/wzBDBsy
34. 5 techniques to prevent your blog posts from getting plagiarized – lifted from @PlagiarismToday – http://ow.ly/4U7e2

 
Leave a comment

Posted by on May 19, 2011 in Uncategorized

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: