All Blog Posts Tagged 'fluency' (5)

Investigative Searching 20/10

Dennis O'Connor and I have created a new online course in information forensics for students, teachers and librarians. It's called Investigative Searching 20/10, playing off the metaphor of 'better-than-average' vision. When it comes to locating and evaluating information from the Internet, students (on average without training) score in the 40% range. That means that more often than not, they cannot locate and determine the credibility of the author,… Continue

Added by Carl Heine on July 7, 2009 at 3:05pm — No Comments

Information Fluency: It's Elementary (Beta Testers needed for learning games)

Carl Heine is developing a series of online learning games to teach elementary students the essentials of search. We're looking for feedback and suggestions as we begin the development cycle.



You will find all the details on the E-Learning and Online Teaching Group. We are asking for feedback on our new elementary age games to be posted to the group's discussion thread. Please join the… Continue

Added by Dennis O'Connor on October 3, 2008 at 2:00pm — No Comments

(WSI) Website Investigation: An Introduction to Information Forensics.



Carl and I concluded our first run of (WSI) Website Investigation: An Introduction to Information Forensics. This is a fully facilitated Moodle based online class. We had a lot of fun and the participants were great. We also radically underestimated the amount of time the course would take. We figured 5 hours in one week. When we polled the class everyone reported taking far more time with each case study.



It doesn't surprise… Continue

Added by Dennis O'Connor on August 5, 2008 at 4:06pm — No Comments

Fully Facilitated Online Courses in Information Fluency



Search Help, Evaluation and Digital Ethics for School, Business and Home



Courses Starting Soon...





Need to create a back to school training?



Use our modular content to snap together your own unique training course.



Power Searching in a Web 2.0 World



Next session starts Aug 4 (4 Weeks $99)…

Continue

Added by Dennis O'Connor on July 23, 2008 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Information Fluency At Necc 2008

21st century information fluency

Necc 2008

Join Carl Heine and Dennis O'Connor in San Antonio for NECC 2008.


Monday June 30,…

Continue

Added by Dennis O'Connor on June 13, 2008 at 2:47pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

1999

1948

Report

Win at School

Commercial Policy

If you are representing a commercial entity, please see the specific guidelines on your participation.

Badge

Loading…

Follow

Awards:

© 2019   Created by Steve Hargadon.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service