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The MacArthur Foundation's grantmaking aims to determine HOW DIGITAL MEDIA ARE CHANGING THE WAY YOUNG PEOPLE LEARN, PLAY, SOCIALIZE, AND PARTICIPATE IN CIVIC LIFE.  Answers are critical to education and other social institutions that must meet the needs of this and future generations.

MacArthur Foundation video showing digital media are changing way young people play, learn and socialize in the century.

10 Expectations - YouTube: We hear often of the "high expectations" schools must have of and for their students, yet we seldom hear of the expectations students have of their schools. Students' expectations constitute the new "rules of engagement" in the relationship that young people want with their schools.

Meeting the 10 Expectations Students Have of School - Getting Smart by Guest Author - Big Picture Learning, internships for learning, student-centered learning

Competencia en el tratamiento de la información y competencia digital

The Learning and Thinking Skills of the Century Students This is a great poster that visualizes the core skills between di.

Project Based Learning: Explained.

The Buck Institute for Education commissioned the cutting-edge advertising agency, Common Craft, to create a short animated video that explains in clear language the essential elements of Project Based Learning (PBL).

The best way(s) to retain memories. - "I see and I forget. I hear and I remember. I do and I understand."

7 Ways to Use Psychological Influence With Social Media Content : Social Media Examiner

Active Learning - PLE - Personal Learning Environment - The best answer to the question, and quot;What is the most effective method of teaching?

A Great Guide on Teaching Students about Digital Footprint ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

School Social Media Use - A Lesson In Digital Footprints - Internet Marketing For Schools (includes helpful points about posting photos of children on school/class website, and teaching digital citizenship)

Not an iLesson but what a brilliant idea to merge current technology with history in a creative and engaging manner.  Bulletin Board: If _____ Had Instagram...if we're embracing a tech age- would be fun to do with characters. Very interesting and supportive of critical thinking!

Each week I will put up a picture of something great that happened in class, and write fun little comment on the bottom. I will leave space for students to comment or "like" as well! I love this idea!

The Future of Education | An Ethical Island | This pretty much sums up what teacher librarians are already doing: teaching other teachers how to use technology in an ethical, community-building way.

The Future of Education

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