Your Name and Title: Nancy White, 21st Century Learning & Innovation Specialist
School or Organization Name: Academy School District 20
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Colorado Springs, CO USA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Classroom teachers, technology teachers, librarians
Short Session Description (one line): Defining curating in education and how it helps us learn.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
What on earth is curating? Why should you care? This session will address both questions, looking at this viral new education term and practice and how this can transform teaching and learning for both teachers and students. We will also explore some of the free curating tools currently available online. All instructional leaders will learn how curating can help to not only get information and resources under control, but also develop essential critical thinking and information literacy skills.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: http://curatingisthecure.wikispaces.com/
Nancy: this looks really interesting. Please consider adding some language to make explicit the value to school leaders. Thanks!