literacy

guiding student research in 2010

The Chronicle, “Research-Assignment Handouts Give Students Meager Guidance, Survey Finds,” reviews the results of the latest survey from Project Information Literacy, finding that we are handing out assignments to create research without enough information to accomplish it. Here’s a case… Read More ›

Howard Rheingold’s Vlog

more about "Howard Rheingold’s Vlog", posted with vodpod I think you will find this discussion of 21st Century Literacies very interesting–they might not be what you think they are. Note the section on attention and think about how you feel… Read More ›

what trends are on the horizon?

In the spirit of the coming new year, here’s an interesting report from the New Media Consortium and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative. The 32-page report is the result of having “reviewed key trends in the practice of teaching, learning, and… Read More ›