Nikki is a veteran educator, librarian, Tutorial Technology Facilitator and ISTE Librarians Network President Elect. Many students use search engines like google to search for information, they usually often click on on the first hyperlink on the high of the web page. Very not often do they cease and take a look at the URL before launching the web site. They often assume that if the information exists, then it should be true. Every of my students has his or her personal weblog in my class , and I take advantage of this for instance of how easy it’s for anyone to publish their content material on the Web. I prepare my students to query the reliability of the publisher first before using the knowledge from a web site.
One of many key limitations to serving to all of our families transition to anytime, anywhere studying is the digital divide The digital divide is a really actual equity problem here in Boulder, Colorado, and the encompassing communities. Many of our college students wouldn’t have constant access to gadgets or an adequate internet connection at dwelling. With increasingly more instructional materials utilizing on-line instruments, this creates an fairness issue and a chance hole for these students. Solving the digital divide is a vital part to leveling the enjoying subject and giving every student an equal alternative to study.
It is Monday, July thirty first,, 2017 and welcome to Episode 203 of TechTalk4Teachers, I am Tom Grissom. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and studying with technology. I’m going solo today as we’re at the apex of summer trip for a lot of lecturers throughout the nation and plenty of are starting to consider the start of one other faculty 12 months. In at present’s episode I believed I would offer … Read MoreContinue Reading