Looking @ Effective Use of Videos

Videos can introduce complex information and procedures better than any other tool or strategy. Their most effective use is in short, 2-5 minute segments—certainly no longer than 15 minutes. Here are 5 short videos I’ve created to use with my students. Feel free to use them with yours! #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #teachwithtech #videos Continue reading

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Looking @ Modeling Digital Literacy & Technology Tools

It’s crucial for educators to model technology correctly when delivering a lesson. Here are some modeling practices to build digital literacy with students, along with a lesson that integrates technology in order to enhance a student product and increase student engagement. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #digitalliteracy #techintheclassroom Continue reading

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Looking @ my Guest Post – How School Librarians Help Teachers

The expertise of a School Librarian is like pieces of a puzzle that fit together to create a picture for student success: Experienced Teacher, Instructional Partner, Informational Specialist, Program Administrator, and School Leader. Here are 12 ways we can help teachers… #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #teachercollaboration Continue reading

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