Course 2: Final project

Thinking about the options for the Final Project, I decided to work on the “Social Media Policy’ because is an area of my interest and a huge challenge for me as I haven’t done one before. I have experience writing library policies but a Social Media Policy involves all the school community, it’s a challenging…

About empathy, empowerment, social media and change

I was thinking a lot about the readings of the 5th. week. At first impression, empathy and school social media policies policies doesn’t ring the bell to me. After doing some research and keeping on reflecting, everything comes to be connected. Many questions… Have you ever thought about our power and responsibility as educators to…

In the end, it’s a matter of balance…

When I was going through the essential readings of the 3rd week, I found interesting topics like protecting data of students and teachers, safety on the internet, your digital identity and the business of data. We all have a role if we are involved in education but also the government in every country. As the…

Being a researcher = being a librarian

[youtube]https://youtu.be/8N_Cj3ZS9-A[/youtube] “Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi, you’re my only hope.” a holographic Princess Leia on Star Wars Technology is around us… I was born in 1970,   I can still see myself playing Atari video games with my brother. Have you ever seen that console?  The games were black & white and you have to insert the…

Yes, I’m a Lurker

I have never seen myself as a Lurker before, but after going through the readings of the first week, I have to admit it. I’m a Luker and I have enjoyed it for many years. I like to be updated on different areas related to school librarianship and IBO so I follow groups, people and…