What Exactly is Content Curation? Response

Added by Mel Young, response for Your Definition Is This Activity

I have always prided myself on the ability to curate content but I now realize that I was just simply collecting content. By collecting, I just gathered a bunch of stuff and housed it on my computer. On the other hand, curation is when you handpick content using a certain lens/perspective and add your own… Read more »

Mapping My PLN Response

Added by Mel Young, response for Mapping your PLN Activity

A good educator’s PLN is always changing to meet the individual’s needs, interests and influence. Here’s mine today!

Cultivating My PLN Garden Response

Added by Mel Young, response for Extending Your PLN Activity

Cultivate a PLN full of marigolds — educators that will protect you from weeds and pests, and ensure you grow into a healthy and strong educator yourself.

Curating Content Using OER Response

Added by Mel Young, response for Find Your Fit Activity

Finding quality OER for the context in which you need it proves to be a challenge; however, you can find needles in the haystack by using proper search terms and narrowing down searches using filters.

Using SECTIONS to evaluate technology Response

Added by Mel Young, response for SECTIONS Activity

I’m not one to use the SECTIONS model often, if at all. I try to find open source or free technology for students to use. I know that approval for new technology or license purchases are a challenge. We have a Hub team member dedicated to this process – he hears what faculty want and… Read more »