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Literacy vs Digital Literacy

I would argue that core literacy skills as outlined in all of our YRDSB documents have not changed, however the tool set may have. If by digital literacy we’re referring to the use of technology and digital tools then that’s … Continue reading

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A Stand Against Wikipedia

Inside Higher Ed has posted a story, primarily dealing with how some post secondary institutions are handling students using Wikipedia for academic research. Quote: As Wikipedia has become more and more popular with students, some professors have become increasingly concerned … Continue reading

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Blogging in the Classroom

It’s all about asking the right question. Terry Freedman notes that it’s not whether blogging will improve student writing, but will blogging benefit the student more than any other form of writing, or will this be perceived as just another … Continue reading

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