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New Literacies and their affordances

What are the conditions of life for our students in the era of the new, digital media? To return to and extend our earlier argument, as well as being vicarious viewers of movies, today’s learners also play computer games in … Continue reading

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Social Bookmarking

Social bookmarking sites provide a secure online environment for saving and managing web pages and other teaching and learning resources.  Saved pages are typically tagged by personally created metadata, which provides an easy way to identify and share them with … Continue reading

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The changing face of Education

The very concept of education is changing for many kids, as they experience self-directed learning, mostly out of school, about things that interest them, and they see how different this kind of learning is from the ‘push it on you’ … Continue reading

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