• Educators are clear: “Internet search” needs to improve to effective school use. Some quotes from the article:

    • The efficacy of Web searches for educational content have substantial room for improvement
    • In a survey of 21,000 K-12 educators, only about a quarter described their Web searches for educational resources as “successful,
    • It’s most important that online educational content is searchable by subject area, grade level, and standards alignment.
    • Two thirds of responding educators said an introduction of functional search criteria for education would increase their use of the Internet to find instructional resources

For a related story on Google’s new Literacy Search site, see my post from May 9, 2012: https://hcintegration.wordpress.com/2012/05/09/search-education-google/

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