TITLE

Using Tech Tools for Learning with Standards

AUTHOR(S)
HOLZWEISS, KRISTINA A.
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
School Library Monthly;Jan2014, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of educators and school librarians to use technology and the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for students. It mentions that educators can design opportunities for students to develop problem-solving and critical thinking skills to apply in college, no matter what tasks or technologies they encounter. It states that students will develop interpersonal skills and digital citizenship not only learn the curriculum if technology is incorporated into learning plans.
ACCESSION #
95832229

 

Related Articles

  • THE BIGGEST classroom in the building. Kuon, Tricia; Flores, Juanita; Pickett, Janie // Phi Delta Kappan;Apr2014, Vol. 95 Issue 7, preceding p65 

    The article offers advice on how to advocate for the preservation or expansion of school libraries in districts with budget concerns. It covers the value of school librarians as technology experts as well as their contributions to research and student learning. Particular attention is also given...

  • FROM THE PRESIDENT. . . Yutzey, Susan // Ohio Media Spectrum;Fall2013, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p5 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including role of school librarians in helping teachers make instructional shifts, technology and the Common Core, and how a school library's design can facilitate 21st century literary skills.

  • GUIDED INQUIRY BY DESIGN: THE STORY OF STUDENT LEARNING. COOPER, JANICE // School Library Monthly;Jan2014, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p18 

    The article explores the significance of Guided Inquiry in supporting the concepts of learning engrafted in the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). It mentions that Guided Inquiry links students to learning in deep ways that concentrate on higher order thinking skills at levels of creation,...

  • Preparing students for next generation assessments with the right technology solution.  // District Administration;Mar2015, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p81 

    The article discusses the use of the EasyTech program from Learning.com for developing technology skills at Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District (USD) in Orange County, California. Topics covered include the platform-agnostic program of EasyTech, lessons in prescriptive keyboarding and...

  • This Is Not Your Grandma's Library. Mader, Jan // Knowledge Quest;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p70 

    The author discusses how school librarians can help students meet the requirements for the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). She describes the role of librarians as advocates for instructors and students. Also discussed are the goal of the CCSS to prepare students for college and career and...

  • LIBRARIANS AS LITERACY LIFESAVERS. Barnhart, Marcia // Ohio Media Spectrum;Fall2013, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p6 

    The article looks at the role of school librarians as literary lifesavers for helping teachers make necessary instructional shifts, particularly in the areas of research and informational texts. It examines the Common Core State Standards for literacy across content areas, citing the lack of...

  • Expanding Exemplary Information Sources for the High School History Curriculum. CALLISON, DANIEL // School Library Monthly;Jan2014, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p23 

    The article challenges brought by the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) to the compilation of a quality collection. It mentions that secondary resources, written from scholarly research, need to greatly expand particularly in high schools, to meet the complex text anticipations of the CCSS. It...

  • CUT TO THE CORE. DELGUIDICE, MARGAUX; LUNA, ROSE // Publishers Weekly;6/22/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 25, p16 

    The article explains the need to include support for school libraries in U.S. educational reform. The authors assert the role of school librarians in providing a good education, including the dissemination of knowledge and the provision of the support necessary in student learning. They also...

  • Tips for Embracing CCSS. SHOOK, REBECCA // School Library Monthly;Apr2013, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p2 

    The article discusses tips to help school librarians get underway with the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). It suggests getting familiar with the CCSS for school librarians to better serve teachers, students and families. It offers some ways to start supporting CCSS in the school library such...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics