Develop a better understanding of how the web works, including the use of advanced search techniques to find richer more relevant information for better professional productivity and classroom integration. Learn about alternative search tools that can enhance classroom activities and instructional planning. Develop a stronger understanding of web tracking, privacy, and “publicness” issues in teacher and student usage of web services. Participants will examine/discuss the importance of students acquiring vital digital literacy skills for better problem solving as well as implications for using these tools in their learning environment.

Timeframe: 1 or 2 days

SD FfT Alignment: Supports Components 1d, 3c, 4e