Category Archives: Media Literacy

March 13 is Digital Learning Day

[ March 13, 2015; ] Digital Learning Day, March 13, focuses on giving students the opportunity to learn in an increasingly digital environment everyday. The event raises awareness about digital learning instructional practices and the effective use of technology in K–12 classrooms, ensuring that every child has the opportunity to learn in an innovative, digital environment. Exposing students to a technologically […]

Online Smithsonian Courses

The Smithsonian name carries quite a bit of weight in the world of higher education. And soon, a funnel for that pool of knowledge will be available online — for a price.
In May the Smithsonian Institution announced a 10-year joint venture with The Great Courses, a company that specializes in lifelong learning through digital media, […]

Pinterest Introduces Guided Search for the Web

A few months ago [Pinterest] introduced Guided Search on mobile to help you make discoveries and find things you didn’t even know you were looking for—your next road trip, backyard idea, BBQ recipe, anything! This week, Guided Search is rolling out on the web just in time for summer exploring.
Now when you search for something, […]