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ERIC Number: ED516648
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 368
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-978-1-5738-7267-6
Teaching Web Search Skills: Techniques and Strategies of Top Trainers
Notess, Greg R.
Information Today, Inc.
Here is a unique and practical reference for anyone who teaches Web searching. Greg Notess shares his own techniques and strategies along with expert tips and advice from a virtual "who's who" of Web search training: Joe Barker, Paul Barron, Phil Bradley, John Ferguson, Alice Fulbright, Ran Hock, Jeff Humphrey, Diane Kovacs, Gary Price, Danny Sullivan, Rita Vine, and Sheila Webber. Teaching Web Search Skills covers all these topics and more: (1) Understanding your audience; (2) Instructional session goals; (3) Online tutorials; (4) Web search terminology; (5) Organizing the training session; (6) Creating workshop Web pages; (7) Presentation tips, tricks, and shortcuts; and (8) Anecdotes, examples, and exercises. This comprehensive and readable guide presents a variety of approaches to instructional design and methodology, lists a range of essential training resources, and features dozens of helpful figures, search screens, worksheets, handouts, and sample training materials.
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A