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Digital Media – New Learners of The 21st Century [A PBS Video]


A PBS show premiered on February 13, 2011 featuring the foremost thought leaders, innovators and practitioners in the field, Digital Media is a startling preview of a 21st Century education revolution.

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Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives


The Common Sense Media’s Program for the Study of Children and Media recently published a research report entitled, Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives. The report is based on a nationally representative, probability-based sample of 1,030 … Continue reading

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Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread


Kristen Purcell, associate director of Research at the Pew Internet Project, gave an interesting presentation, “Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread: How Information Today is Woven Into Our Lives,” at the annual Radiodays Europe conference in Barcelona, Spain … Continue reading

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80 Educational Alternatives to YouTube


Since many schools and school districts block the use of YouTube in the classroom, I think this document is helpful for teachers who want to media resources for their students when YouTube is not available. This document is created by … Continue reading

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Social Media in Education


Social media is growing by leaps and bounds. Many colleges and universities in the United States are now embracing social media on their campuses. The infographic “Pros and Cons of Social Media in Education” shown below is an excellent infographic … Continue reading

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