Savvy Internet consumption starts here! The Corwin Connected Educators series is your key to unlocking the greatest resource available to all educators: other educators. Teachers and students are constantly inundated with information. This handy guide will help you find, store, and share the best information and resources found online today – and teach your students to do the same. Real-world tips, tools, and examples help you systematically: • Understand the curation process • Find, collect, and share reliable web-based information • Build students’ information literacy skills Being a Connected Educator is more than a set of actions: it’s a belief in the potential of technology to fuel lifelong learning. To explore the other books in this series, visit the Corwin Connected Educators website. “Speaking from ...
Chapter 4: Tools for Curation Evernote
Tools for Curation Evernote
When I started teaching, my first classroom was one that had been used by a teacher who had retired the year before. I came in over the summer to move some stuff in and get familiar with my new space. While I was getting settled, I found it. The closet was filled to the brim with folders, books, posters—you name the resource, and it was probably in that closet. To a new teacher, it was like finding the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. I thought I had won the lottery. All the things that a teacher had collected in over 30 years of teaching was in this closet.
As I came back to reality ...