10 Free Tools for Everyday Research to Teach Search Skills

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“As educators we are faced with the challenge of teaching students to efficiently use the Internet to find and use information. Searching for information and making sense of it is a process that involves critical thinking and it is an important skill. Fortunately, there are many free digital tools available to help students efficiently sift through an overwhelming abundance of web content to find the relevant and reliable information they need. This post will explore some digital resources to provide educators with tools to help all students become savvy searchers and independent learners.”

 

Susan Oxnevad shares a wealth of other tools and resources to teach students how to search.

 

While this article is intended for teachers, intermediate students might also find useful information her that would help them take their research to the next level.

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