Serendip-o-matic led me to these gorgeous images of early New Zealand

Happy to say that some particularly charming results meant I spent more time on Serendip-o-matic than I initially expected. It works like this. Punch in some text – anything you like: a word, phrase, thesis, blog post, essay – and Serendip-o-matic will grab some keywords from your text and run a search on museum, library and […]

“Search engines have conditioned students to expect to be able to find information quickly and easily”

Below are the main points highlighted in a Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project survey of US teachers about How Teens Do Research in the Digital World. Access a wider range of resources Virtually all (99%) AP and NWP teachers in this study agree with the notion that “the internet enables students to access a […]