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Entries Tagged as '21st Century Skills'

Are you fluent?

May 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · 21st Century Skills

And I’m not talking about a foreign language.  This post is about the 21centurey fluencies are: solution, information, creativity, media, and collaborative.  Take all of these and mix in a global citizenship view, and you have Fluency21.  Make a free account to explore their resources and lesson ideas.

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Seven Habits…

May 21st, 2013 · No Comments · 21st Century Skills, Professional Development

Of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology.  I think this applies to all of us not just those of us who teach technology.  Click for the post on Teach Thought (via Shannon Miller on twitter).  Here is a quick summary: 1. They always start with the why 2. They are malleable and can easily adapt […]

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Digital Literacy

June 8th, 2011 · No Comments · 21st Century Skills

  There are several sites for digital literacy- here’s a new one form the US Department of Commerce.  Digital Literacy is a clearing house for a collection of government resources.  Not only can you search by key word, you can also investigate by topic or literacy skill.

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Need Web Help?

March 26th, 2011 · No Comments · 21st Century Skills, animoto, Content- Cross Discipline, Powerpoint

Discovery Education has revamped (and renamed) their Web tools page at Web20.11.  Here you will find concise videos on web applications as well as internet safety, literacy, and tech suggestions.  Mobile, video, or presentation- you will discover it here!  This is a free site so don’t worry if you are not a Discovery subscriber.

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