the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title: Mark E. Moran, Founder & CEO
Library, School, or Organization Name: SweetSearch.com
Co-Presenter Name(s): None
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: New York
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): K-12 educators
Short Session Description (one line): A review of the "soft skills" one needs to be a competent researcher and consumer of information.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
Teaching digital literacy cannot begin with a series of checklists. The bedrock of competent researchers and consumers of information is the "right stuff" - a series of attributes, habits and attitudes that enable you to find authoritative, objective and comprehensive information about any topic.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session:
I would love suggestions for additional resources that I can share on teaching softer skills to K-12 students.