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 »
Activity Responses and Tutorials Contributed by @melyoung00
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A good educator’s PLN is always changing to meet the individual’s needs, interests and influence. Here’s mine today!
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.
The Hub Team collaborated to execute an intense 6 week professional development blitz during the May/June period just a few months after it’s new physical space opened. With over 400 registrations, I’d consider the collaborative project to be a success!
I put all the Experimenter module into one post. Read it all here 🙂
I continue my original OER blog post with my CRAAP test and reflective blog post here.
I added a handout, a video and a web 2.0 tool for compare and contrast essay writing.
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.
My definition of content curation in education.
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 »