Metaliteracy: Reinventing Information Literacy to Empower Learners

Metaliteracy: Reinventing Information Literacy to Empower Learners
with Tom Mackey and Trudi Jacobson

4-week facilitated eCourse
Beginning Monday, January 5, 2015

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In this Workshop, Trudi Jacobson and Thomas Mackey, authors of the book Metaliteracy: Reinventing Information Literacy to Empower Learners, will cover everything that you need to know about metaliteracy—from theory to practice. They will show you how to expand the scope of traditional information skills to include the collaborative production and sharing of information in participatory digital environments now prevalent.

You’ll learn

what metaliteracy is and why it is important and timely
its role in the proposed new Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Information Literacy framework
how metaliteracy generates new ideas for teaching and learning
incorporating the evolving array of open resources related to metaliteracy, including blogs, badging, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), Twitter feeds, and more

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