Friction: Teaching slow thinking and intentionality in online research

Sunday, June 30, 2013 -
8:30am to 10:00am

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Speaker: Debbie Abilock, Consultant, NoodleTools/NoodleTeach
Speaker: Jole Seroff
Speaker: Tasha Bergson-Michelson, Search Educator, Google

When we do online research, much of our decision-making is fast, intuitive, and emotional but--for educated researchers--it interacts at key points with a system that’s slower, more deliberative and logical. We look at what we call “points of friction”--opportunities for teaching at key decision-making moments. This hands-on session walks through typical research scenarios, exploring how to help students and faculty cultivate intentionality in their online research. Wifi-enabled device recommended.

Presenters: Debbie Abilock, Tasha Bergson-Michelson and Jole Seroff

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Monday, June 3, 2013 - 12:46pm CDT
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I cannot make this meeting, since I am chairing another meeting that meets at this time. Are there handouts or notes that someone could send me? This topic looks very interesting and I wish you a great meeting. Thanks!