Online Curation & Social Annotation


The Five Steps in Digital Curation

To Boost Higher-Order Thinking, Try Curation
According to this podcast, If no one has ever encouraged, pushed, or insisted that you build more higher-order thinking into your students' learning, it's possible you've been teaching in a cave. Higher-level thinking has been a core value of educators for decades. We learned about it in college.
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Curating Open Educational Resources
Web curation: Uses in education
Harlen Makemson, PhD, of Elon University, talks about web curation's impacts on student learning and three types of web curation assignments.
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Web curation: Tips for instructors
Harlen Makemson, PhD, of Elon Univesrity, offers tips for managing a web curation assignment.
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Martin Couzins defines Curation in 5 minutes
Martin Couzins was filmed for the CLC Expert Series and talks to us about curation. He looks at what curation actually is, and how it can help L&D practitioners. Martin and Sam Burrough will be holding a free 2 week online course in January, 'How to be an effective digital curator'.
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Are You a Curator or a Dumper? | Cult of Pedagogy
You have so much good stuff to share, but to get anyone to actually look at it, you need to give it some polish.
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Curation in the Classroom


This is the first in a series of videos explaining the shifts we're seeing in the world of content creation. Curation has exploded with the growth of Twitter, Tumblr and now Pinterest. In this video, we wanted to try to get into the heads of some of our favorite curators to understand what makes them tick.
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Michael Bhaskar: "Curation: The Power of Selection in a World of Too Much" | Talks at Google
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