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Digital tools for use in instruction

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The 101 Hottest EdTech Tools According to Education Experts. Tutorful


Steve Brock: Non-linguistic approaches to teaching literature


NextVista: Videos on teaching literature 


The Ultimate Guide to Online Resources for Educators: 20 Free Apps for Online Teaching


Social Media Has Not Destroyed A Generation. Scientific American 


10 Google Classroom Tips for Remote Learning. Shake Up Learning


Schools Must Include Digital Literacy in their Syllabi to Tackle the Menace of Fake News 


LaFlen, A. (2014). Composing the self online: Prezi literacy narratives. Computers and Composition


A Rationale for Writing and Teaching about BlogsNCTE


Videos: 21st Century Literacies Lecture Series


News Literacy Project


These Students Are Learning About Fake News and How to Spot It: Application of The News Literacy Project. The New York Times


How to Harness the Power of Podcasts. District Administration


New Toolkit Shares Best Practices for Achieving Success in Youth-Centered Digital Learning. Educator Innovator


Why Has Language Changed So Much So Fast? "Because Internet." The New York Times


The importance of critical media literacy. UCLA


Children's Social Media Use Has "Trivial" Effect on Happiness: Study. The Guardian


This Friendship Has Been Digitized. The New York Times


Role of Video Games in Fostering Relationships.docx


Teenagers Say Depression and Anxiety Are Major Issues Among Their Peers. The New York Times


Data Show No Evidence That Teens’ Social Media Use Predicts Depression Over Time. Association for Psychological Science


Integration Doc: Flipgrid in High School Language Arts (Ages 14-18)


Ten Tools for Teaching With YouTube Videos


In Search of Lost Screen Time: Advantages of giving up time on phones. The New York Times


Mind Over Media: Analyzing Contemporary Propaganda


Kapwing: Create videos


All Sides: Critical Media Analysis toolkit


Educational Use of Twitter in Teaching, Learning, and Socializing


Children and Screens: Research findings on the influence of screen time on students

Video series: How New Media is Transforming Storytelling


The iGen Shift: Colleges Are Changing to Reach the Next Generation. The New York Times


Social Media, Social Life: Teens Reveal Their Online Experiences. Common Sense Media


The Big Myth About Teenage Anxiety. The New York Times


Twitter: The High School We Can’t Log Off From. The New York Times


Logged Off: Meet the Teens Who Refuse to Use Social Media. The Guardian


Biased News Media or Biased Readers? An Experiment on Trust. The New York Times


Making Curriculum Pop: Critical media literacy resources


Richard Beach: Languaging and Gender Relations as Portrayed in Battle of the Sexes


online discussion boards.pdf


online learning meeting the needs of diverse students.pdf


Six Ways to Engage Online Learners


Framing Online Discussions


Digital Literacy Library: Lessons. Facebook


Top Ten Tech Tools for the 21st Century Learner


Wing Young Huie's photography of people's identities


Wing Young Huie: Images from the Chalk Talk project


Why Teachers and Students Should Blog


Infographic: The Digital Diet of American Teens  


Howard Gardner: Reframing Ethics in a Digital World, Digital Media Learning


Hadley, E. (2012). Andrew Motion: Authoring the self. Book 2.0, 1


Audio Listening Practices: Exploring Personal Experiences with Audio Texts. ReadWriteThink


Richard Byrne,  The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators


Hughes, J., & Robertson, L. (2010). Transforming practice: Using digital video to engage students. Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education10(1).


Belshaw, D. (2014). The essential elements of digital literacies. e-book.


Mozilla: Web Literacy Map: Acquiring online literacy skills


Creating Multimodal Texts 


Vicki Davis: 51 Tools You Can Use Now. Edutopia


Spotlight on 1-to-1 Computing. Education Week


Jen Carey: Why We Went Google Apps


Digital Reading Poses Learning Challenges for Students. Education Week


2014 Reinventing the Classroom conference: Recording of presentations


Sweetland Digital Rhetoric Collaborative Wiki 


Ten Tools That Inspire Problem Based Learning in Schools


Cassandra Scharber: The iPad Invasion, Minnesota English Journal


Shirley Terrell: 15+ Resources to Inspire Writing with Digital Prompts.  Teaching & Learning Advisor Blog


Tracy Purdy: Digital Writing with Apps on the Web


Purdue University: Web 2.0 Tools


Interactive Media Resources: List of digital tools


Ford, P. (2013).  As We May Type: Composition Tools: Fargo, Medium, Editorially, Marquee, and More.  MIT Technology Review.


Teaching English with Technology.  EdTech: Lots of resources


Jason Ohler: 20 BYOD Devices for the 21st Century School


EdTechTeacher: Using iPads and iPhones for learning: Lots of resources 


Graphite: Apps and website for grades 6 -12 reading and writing


Kharbach, M. (2012).  The best of teachers web tools for 2012.  Free download book


6 Time-Save Writing Apps for Students


Sam Patterson: Best Digital Tools for Writers Workshop, ISTE presentation


Sam Patterson: Best Digital Tools for Writers Workshop (notes)


Web resources for teaching writing


18 Apps that Support the Creative Process.  Edutopia


30 Ways to Use Chromebooks in the Classroom


Webinar: Discussion of Troy Hicks's Crafting Digital Writing.  NWP Digital Is


Graphite: Site for educators to rate digital learning tools


Chris Friend, Will MOOCs Work for Digital Writing, Hybrid Pedagogy


16 Digital Writing Tools


Textilus: iOS app for creating and editing documents


Challenging the Model of 1:1 with BYOD.  Edutopia


Writing To Learn in Digital Spaces, Langwitches Blog 


Allen Liu: Digital Toy Chest for the Humanities: Digital tools for analyzing and creating literary texts


Classroom 2.0 Book: Lots of teaching ideas for use of Web 2.0 tools 


CyberWise: Videos on the use of digital media tools


EdWeekly: Writing Re-Launched: Teaching with Digital Tools


Constructing Identity with an iPad.  K12 Online Conference presentation


Infographic: The Digital Diet of American Teens


Verso Learning: Fostering interactions between students 


Why I've Gone on a Texting Diet. The San Fransisco Chronicle


Less Smartphone Time Equals Happier Teenager, Study Suggests. The San Fransisco Chronicle


What Teen Sexting Reveals About Women and Sexual Coercion. Time Magazine


12 Steps for Creating a Digital Assignment or Hybrid Class


Rules for Social Media, Created by Kids. The New York Times


The Disappearing Pleasure of Speaking Face-To-Face. Minneapolis StarTribune


How People Approach Facts and Information. Pew Research Center


Two-Thirds (67%) of Americans Report That They Get At Least Some of Their News on Social Media. Pew Research Center


How to Help Kids Disrupt "Bro Culture." The New York Times


The Secret Social Media Life of Teens. The New York Times


Rules for Social Media, Created by Kids. The New York Times


I Used to Think Social Media Was a Force for Good. Now the Evidence Says I Was Wrong. The Guardian


Be Your Selves: How people vary their identities given different social media audiences. The Economist 1843


Lauren Peterson: Wanting Monogamy as 1,946 Men Await My Swipe. The New York Times


Teen Makes ‘Sit With Us’ App That Helps Students Find Lunch Buddies. Huffington Post


Interconnections: Understanding Systems Through Digital Design: Book series, National Writing Project


Do Now: KQED: Students share writing about current issues using Twitter and other social media tools


FlipGrid: Students create short video responses about a specific question


How Minnesota Students are Learning to Connect without Cellphones "Conversation stations" and Other Exercises. Minneapolis StarTribune


Rachel Arteaga: Introductory Digital Humanities Curriculum for the High School English Classroom. MLA Common


The Most Popular Social Network for Young People? Texting. The Atlantic  


Infographic: The Digital Diet of American Teens  


From Written to Digital: The New Literacy by Phillip Ventimiglia and George L. Pullman. E-Learning News


Beach, R. (2014, October 12). How affordances of digital tool use foster critical literacy. [Webinar]. In Global Conversations in Literacy Research Web Seminar Series


PBS: Frontline documentary: Growing Up Online


New Literacies Research Center, University of Connecticut




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