Here’s a short list of tweets posted over the last week that librarians and the teens that they serve may find interesting:

  • The Teen Brain by @David_Dobbs in @wired; Oct. @NatGeo + next wk on @totn (via @ivanoransky) – @brownfamilycats
  • Can we teach creative and critical thinking? – @Good
  • One 12-Year-Old’s Love Affair with Reading on the iPad – @PublishersWkly
  • Librarians and teachers can now create free online teen book groups via @Figmentfiction: – @MitaliPerkins
  • DARPA & TopCoder Launch a CS-STEM Gaming Site for Kids – @hackeducation
  • Cyberbullying 101: Fact vs. fiction (podcast) via @cnet – @larrymagid
  • It’s not plagiarism in the digital age, it’s ‘repurposing’ (Chronicle) – @librarybeth
  • Yes…this is AWESOME: @Starbucks & Apple giveaways now include #eBooks | – @PinalLibraries
  • How Tablets Are Changing the Way We Search – @mashable
  • How Games Saved My Life offers stories of hope from gamers: by @BenKuchera – @arstechnica
  • What we’re reading: New @FamOnlineSafety report shows 53% of parents of 8-17 year-olds use parental controls. – @pewinternet
  • 5 Lessons for Parenting in the Digital Age – – @classroom_tech

Do you have a favorite Tweet from the last week? If so add it in the comments for this post. Or, if you read a Twitter post between September 16 – September 22 that you think is great, send Linda a direct message on Twitter (@lbraun2000) and it will go into the pool for consideration for next week’s Tweets of the week YALSA blog entry.

About Linda W Braun

Linda W Braun is a YALSA Past President, the YALSA CE Consultant, and a learning consultant/project management coordinator at LEO: Librarians & Educators Online.

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