Category Archives: Research

eSafety

Young & eSafe By young people, for young people to help challenge the haters and fakers online.   Here’s a great place to start if you want to develop an understanding of how you can be an active member of a positive online world. The Australian Government’s Office of the eSafety Commisioner has training resources, created ‘by young people, for young

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OER COMMONS

http://www.oercommons.org Open Educational Resources (OER) Support Equity and Flexibility. Here’s why you may choose to use (or freely print, share, edit and reuse) this online resource: Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse at no cost, and without needing to ask permission. Unlike copyrighted resources, OER have been authored or created

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Looking for a reliable source? Try THE CONVERSATION

We’ve stumbled across a great reliable online resource for researching.. just about anything in the news really! The Conversation : Academic rigour, journalistic flair Topics on the website are divided into several key categories: Arts & Culture Business & Economy Education Environment & Energy Fact Check Health & Medicine Politics & Society Science & Technology What makes ‘The Conversation’ different, though,

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Quote Investigator: Exploring the Origins of Quotes

http://quoteinvestigator.com/ A good example of why we shouldn’t believe everything we read on the internet played out on the weekend (12 Jan 2017) when in the US the Republican National Committee (GOP) posted a quote to twitter in celebration of former President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday anniversary. The only problem (which twitter users were quick to pick up on) was the

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