So I went to the sosspotlight.org website and was bowled over by that particular article. Dr. Silverstein, I am impressed. I have also been very impressed with Ruth Small and the S.O.S. project, so I asked Ruth to give us more information.
Educators’ Spotlight Digest, created in 2006 and edited by Marilyn Arnone, is a free, online magazine targeting educators in K-12 and higher education who teach information literacy skills to students. ESD is part of the S.O.S. for Information Literacy project (funded by IMLS) and intended to showcase practitioners’ motivating teaching ideas and lessons taken directly from the S.O.S. database. One wonderful side effect has been that people now are sending in articles voluntarily about their experiences (e.g., Lyn Spencer’s article on wikis in the Spring/Summer 2007 issue) and we’re then turning their ideas into new
So here is your webwork today – 3 tasks. Subscribe to LM_NET if you haven’t already because you are limiting yourself professionally. Go to sosspotlight.org and see what you have been missing. Contribute via comments to this blog and others so you are part of the conversation.