Archive for the ‘Check it out’ Category

curators ǝpoɔ

06/14/2012 Comments off

Useful guidelines for attribution, including a handy-dandy bookmarklet with unicode symbols to use for different levels of citation: curators ǝpoɔ.


20 Free Tools for Creating Awesome Presentations

05/21/2012 Comments off

A List of 20 Free Tools for Teachers to Create Awesome Presentations and Slideshows.

Wise words from Maria Shriver

05/19/2012 Comments off

The Power of the Pause Maria Shriver‘s Remarks delivered on Friday, May 11, 2012 at University of Southern California’s Annenberg School Commencement Ceremony.

Categories: Check it out

Twitter for Professional Learning

05/15/2012 Comments off

from Mark Anderson: “ A collection of my blog posts, CPD materials and screencasts on using Twitter as a place to learn, network and gain CPD from your peers.” How To Use Twitter If You’re A Teacher – MentorMob.

Web 2.0 Tools to Support the Common Core

05/13/2012 Comments off

Great set of resources from Polly Farrington: lib20 / workshop-commoncore.

Book Repair resources

05/12/2012 Comments off

From NJ’s own Julie Greller – Repairing damaged books: 15 resources to help you do-it-yourself (plus free how-to video), at

Categories: Check it out, Collection, HowTo

Wild Things: Drawings, Quotes and Memories from Maurice Sendak

05/10/2012 1 comment

Wonderful quotes and observations from and about  Maurice Sendak.

Categories: Book Notes, Check it out, News