Scaffolding Web Literacy Through Learning Pathways

Doug Belshaw
August 27, 2014

Learning is messy. It starts. It stops. It's prismatic and elusive. Learners make progress, regress and then make giant leaps forward in understanding and ability. Some concepts and skills...


Digital Tools Can’t Magically Create Connections

Nicole Mirra
August 24, 2014

One of the best perks of supporting the Los Angeles Central Library is advanced notice of the readings and talks coming through town as part of their ALOUD program. A few months ago, when I noticed...

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Kicking off a new course for higher education faculty members will be a webinar focusing on why hi


Teaching Critical Thinking in Age of Digital Credulity

Howard Rheingold
August 20, 2014

By the end of 2014, more than 3 billion people will have access to the Internet, which means that they (we) have the power to ask any question at any time and get a multitude of answers within a...


Paper Circuitry Illuminates ‘Writing as Making’

Mia C. Zamora
August 17, 2014

There has been a great deal of buzz lately about "making" and production-centered learning. As a professor of literature and writing, I have been enthusiastic about the role "making" might play in...


Some of the Best Learning Happens Where You'd Least Expect

August 22, 2014

What kind of learning takes place when students have the opportunity to explore real interests & problems, especially through playing in out-of-school environments?

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