How to Successfully Find Information on the Internet

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ISTE - Knowledge Constructor

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) has curated a list of technology standards for students. One of the primary strands regards the student as a knowledge constructor.

Students critically curate a variety of resources using digital tools to construct knowledge, produce creative artifacts and make meaningful learning experiences for themselves and others.

  • 3a Students plan and employ effective research strategies to locate information and other resources for their intellectual or creative pursuits.
  • 3b Students evaluate the accuracy, perspective, credibility and relevance of information, media, data or other resources.
  • 3c Students curate information from digital resources using a variety of tools and methods to create collections of artifacts that demonstrate meaningful connections or conclusions.
  • 3d Students build knowledge by actively exploring real-world issues and problems, developing ideas and theories and pursuing answers and solutions.

Finding Information

VIDEO – Online Research Tips for Effective Search Strategies (3:04)

VIDEO – How To Google Like A Pro! Top 10 Google Search Tips & Tricks (5:40)

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