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Research There are many graduate students world wide conducting thesis and dissertation research on the effectiveness of WebQuests. Some of these studies have made it into print as well, though the number of data-based studies in refereed journals is still small. There is not, at this point, any edited bibilography available about WebQuest research. Here, though are some places to get started to begin your own research. Google Scholar tracks many kinds of publications ranging from research journals to practitioner magazines and online papers. As of this writing, there are over 3000 articles cited that use the word WebQuest.

Online Professional Development Home › Professional Development › Online Professional Development Recharge your teaching, learn new techniques and strategies, and connect with other literacy professionals—all without leaving your desk. There are currently no live Web Seminars scheduled. Please view our available Web Seminars On Demand and check back regularly for updated information on future Web Seminars. thedaringlibrarian - Web_2_Oh_Tools Sometimes the best gadgets are online! FREE (or cheap) sites that make your life more interesting, or provide a service that is just so cool you gotta share it. These are those sites. The Web 2.0 Tools site below has even MORE cool thingsi just had to share them with you! NOTE: Hi! You may want to bookmark this page now because you may get distracted and or loose your way with these cool links!

Tim Fredrick's ELA Teaching Wiki / FrontPage Visit my ELA Teaching Blog at E-mail me with questions at tim.fredrick@nyu.edu How I use portfolios in my classroom Introducing portfolios Making a Table of Contents How to Present the Portfolio During the Conference Learning Standards & Common Core State Standards Crosswalk Skip to main content ALA User Menu Search form

Uploads from TED-Ed ed.ted.com TED-Ed Loading... Working... ► Play all CONNECTIONS - My Crazy Idea for Online PD My Crazy Idea for Online PD Presentation I have an experiment that I’d like to conduct, and need the assistance of my PLN to help pull it off. I would like you to take a look at the questions below and tweet your replies to one of more of them. It is essential to use the hashtag #onlinepd so I can aggregate the tweets using a tool called Visual Tweets. I first saw this visualization tool used at Educon 2.2 when Michael Wacker used it during his session on how to implement direct instruction in online classes. I plan on sharing your tweets this Wednesday when I go before the district staff development committee to present my ideas for including informal online PD for teachers as part of our program for professional development.

On Your Own On Your Own ON YOUR OWN | Stage 1 | Stage 2 | Stage 3 | Stage 4 Please contact Aretta Blue (Information Technology Learning Coordinator for Libraries) for any inquiries, reporting of broken links, or additional suggestions for this resource at: a.blue@tvdsb.on.ca ISS Expedition Webcasts presented by NASA Endeavor To participate, you need to be connected through 1) an internet browser; and 2) a telephone (or through the computer's audio-VOiP) at the same time. Select a webcast below to register: * All times Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) ** Registration closes 3 days before the session. NASA boasts a strong presence on the International Space Station (ISS) as Mission Specialists conduct vital research and work with developing technologies that will impact life in space and on Earth. For each Expedition (e.g., 31, 32)—approximately every three months—3 astronauts (one U.S.) go up to the ISS, and 3 astronauts (one U.S) return home. Join NASA Endeavor and NASA's Teaching From Space office to explore NASA's most relevant classroom resources.

Media Center Glynn Academy Media Center Dr. Melissa Purcell - Media SpecialistMs. Mary Ann Blount - Secretary Glynn Academy Media Center Mission Statement: To provide instruction and resources to ensure patrons are provided with information literacy skills that will lead to academic success and further lifelong learning.

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