Organizing and Managing

Standards for the 21st-Century Learner
  • 2.1.2 - Organize knowledge so that it is useful.
  • 2.1.4 - Use technology and other information tools to analyze and organize information.
  • 3.1.4 - Use technology and other information tools to organize and display knowledge and understanding in ways that others can view, use and assess.


Social Bookmarking in Plain English



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allows users to save websites, as well as tag them, add sticky notes and annotations, and share them with other users in various groups.

Tip: Sticky notes are an effective way to start a virtual conversation among teams of students on the merits of a website.
is a powerful research tool and a knowledge-sharing community.
Tip: Sticky notes are an effective way to start a virtual conversation among teams of students on the merits of a website.

Delicious is sometimes referred to as del.icio.us, is a popular social bookmarking service maintained by Yahoo!


Google Reader
Overwhelmed with all the information on the Internet? Google Reader is a tool for gathering, reading, and sharing all the relevant blogs and websites you read on the web. This easy-to-use tool constantly checks sites (blogs, news sites, and webpages) that have been selected by you, scans them for updates and new content, and then organizes them in the Reader for easy access. Reader is a great organization tool to keep current with educational trends, research and news!
Tip: This is a great organizational tool for students to keep current on their research topics.