How can technology users take control of their own digital information?
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February 08, 2017
December 16, 2016
Students need to develop the ability to delve into blog posts and articles and determine where things veer from fact to fiction.
December 07, 2016
Let's stop talking about fake news, an exercise that may lead us down an inescapable rabbit hole, and start talking about reliable sources of information.
July 13, 2016
The biggest problem tackling the deficit of skills that our students have in the area of digital literacy is the fact that the so many educators have the same deficits.
June 30, 2016
If students in our schools aren't among the scores of people accessing social media and using it to become leaders, then we have some work to do.
June 11, 2016
As we head into summer, this is a great time to renew our commitment to finding a sense of equilibrium in this endless battle against the flow of digital information and stay present and productive in our personal and professional lives.
February 18, 2016
The answer to the question of how educators should act on social media shouldn't be any different than the answer to the question, "How should educators act?"
January 26, 2016
Do you get anxious if you are away from Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, email, or some game-based app for a short period of time? If so, you may be suffering from Infomania which is defined by the Oxford dictionary as "the compulsive desire to check or accumulate news and information, typically via mobile phone or computer."
December 20, 2015
School district leaders have the ability to control their education narrative by using social media tools. By avoiding social media, the narrative will be controlled by others, some who may be critics with a different agenda.
December 15, 2015
For me, there is still nothing better than participating in an hour Twitter chat. Dedicating some time to show staff where they can connect with colleagues from around the globe who have similar interests is well worth the time.