Category Archives: Information

Creating Infographics with Students

I have been mesmerized by Infographics for a while now. Take a look at my previously written posts. Infographics- What? Why? How? Visual Thinking and Learning in the Classroom What…

If we want Web Literate Students, We Need to be Web Literate Educators.

As an extension to my first blog post “Add a Global Perspective to your Google Search“, I wanted to add a video that was inspired by last week’s keynote presentation…

Students Becoming Curators of Information?

Images like the following ones, visualize for me the urgency for all of us to become information literate to wade through the incredible, ever increasing, amount of information being created…

Backchanneling-Movie Watching-Note Taking- Information Scribes

The issue of copyright came up with our 7th graders as they were creating Gloggs about different characters of a story. The Language Arts teacher asked me to join them…

Updating & Upgrading Our School’s Media & Publishing Release

I remember when I placed in the top three of an international writing contest for students in German schools abroad. My essay “What is typical German” was published in a…