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Jun 27 2017

ISTE 2017: Teach Students to Be Savvy Online Researchers

Digital research skills are a key component of 21st-century literacy.

Participants

Jenni Voorhees, Academic Technology Coordinator, Sidwell Friends School

Angela Smith, Librarian, Sidwell Friends School

 

 

Video Highlights

  • ​Many students need instruction in how to evaluate the quality, accuracy and source of online information.
  • Teachers should integrate digital literacy into assignments, particularly those requiring online research.
  • Students can learn to use clues, such as website URLs and posting dates, to assess the quality of related information.

To see more of our ISTE 2017 coverage, check out our event page.

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