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The Real Cost of Task Switching?

We’ve all been there. You’ve made your coffee, checked your email, scanned the news and now you’re ready to start working. You’re in the zone and can feel the cogs of creativity churning away. You are a powerhouse of efficiency. […]

By |2019-08-13T17:36:02+00:00April 25th, 2017|Categories: Human Nature, Learning, Productivity|Comments Off on The Real Cost of Task Switching?

Why Libraries Are Still Here After 5,000 Years

Libraries have been around since the ancient world (3rd millennium BC, no joke) as a way to document, record, and archive. They precede other community institutions like hospitals and schools because of the sheer magnitude their job of preserving history holds. […]

By |2019-08-13T17:50:52+00:00March 9th, 2017|Categories: Content Curation, Learning|Comments Off on Why Libraries Are Still Here After 5,000 Years

Shelf User Stories: A Library for the Organization’s Best Information

The Shelf User Stories series is meant to help prospective users understand why different businesses and organizations have chosen to use Shelf. In this interview with Pol Stafford, Nerd-in-Chief at Partners in School Innovation, we learn about the process Pol and the team at Partners went through to identify to right web application for their resource library. […]

By |2019-08-13T17:09:54+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Content Curation, Learning, User Stories|Comments Off on Shelf User Stories: A Library for the Organization’s Best Information

Shelf User Stories: Lesson Planning and Knowledge Sharing in a Classroom Setting

The Shelf User Stories series is meant to help prospective users understand why different groups and organizations have chosen to use Shelf. In this interview with Carolyn Feenaghty, a Special Education Teacher for the New York City Department of Education, we talk about how Shelf helps streamline various day-to-day tasks such as lesson planning and knowledge sharing with teaching assistants and the parents of special needs students. […]

By |2019-08-13T17:10:56+00:00July 28th, 2016|Categories: Learning, User Stories|Comments Off on Shelf User Stories: Lesson Planning and Knowledge Sharing in a Classroom Setting
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