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5 Steps to Create Self-Taught Tech Learners in Your Classroom

I read an article recently called They’re Not Natives, They’re Digital Tourists! – basically the gist is that students aren’t as naturally tech-savvy as we think they are – the myth of the 21st century learner, if you will. The author makes many good points, and I largely agree with her. I see students every… Continue reading 5 Steps to Create Self-Taught Tech Learners in Your Classroom

Meme · Web 2.0

How to use Wikipedia in the classroom

Wikipedia is the best. It is the world’s go-to source when someone wants to know something. Anything, really. Hey, didn’t I see Dave Matthews  on TV in a Where The Red Fern Grows movie? Yep, that was him. And what did the crew working on the movie Jaws name the mechanical shark? Why they called him Bruce, of course,… Continue reading How to use Wikipedia in the classroom