What’s your definition of content curation?

Write a blog post about how you define content curation and Tweet the link to the blog to @ontarioextend with #oextend.

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  • Your Definition Is This (Sidney, @data_professor)

    This post is about my definition of content curation. As one of the things I do in my position, I keep track of the resources we use in the program and think about what else we can incorporate. When I sit back and look at what the best possible educational outcome would be for the… Read more »

  • Content Curation: On the Bandwagon of Open (Mel Young, @melyoung00)

    My definition of content curation in education.

  • Are those used books and DVDs taking up space or (Danny Smith, @ProfessorDannyS)

    Image link: https://unsplash.com/photos/AE1XpXLxXSA Content curation to me is like managing contents in my home. From a contextual perspective, it’s important to know that I live in a stacked townhouse (i.e., people live below me) in downtown Toronto and so I don’t have a lot of space for clutter and random junk. I evaluate everything that comes… Read more »

  • Content Curation (Irene Stewart, @IrenequStewart)

    Blog post, tweeted on May 20, 2018. My thoughts on the subject.

  • Look Before You Build (Jessica OReilly, @JessicaOReill17)

    Here’s a little reflective response about my transition from builder to content curator.

  • What is Digital Curation? (Steven Secord, @stevensecord)

    It is the act of sifting and aggregating through digital resources with a discerning eye so as to create manageable collections of what teachers & students find relevant and useful. #WhatLibrariansDoEveryday

  • The web we weave – curation in action (Helen DeWaard, @hj_dewaard)

    Curation is a new literacy. This blog post looks at curation of resources with a focus on WHY each element should be kept in the collection. While curation isn’t necessarily defined, this blog about curation looks at why this skill is one of the ‘new literacies’ for today’s global educator.

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