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How are you using Diigo in learning environments? This research tool has a great deal of potential for individuals and groups looking to grow and evolve learning.

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Newborn Infant Care Tips

Started by Oscar Marin Mar 6. 0 Replies

First few weeks of caring infants are daunting for newbie parents. They really need to know how to care for infants. Read out here for some important tips on newborn infant care and share your view…Continue

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diigo - pros and cons

Started by MatthiasHeil. Last reply by Melisa Finney Apr 7, 2011. 6 Replies

What I really do like about diigo are its social features and the highlighting functionality. - However, I would love to see a "characters countdown" in the bookmarklet window like there is one in…Continue

Tags: bookmarklet, bookmarks, delicious, diigo

Share Your Diigo Public Boomarks!

Started by Mary Beth Hertz. Last reply by David R. Wetzel Mar 28, 2010. 8 Replies

Let's use this discussion to share our diigo profiles so we can connect and share resources!Mine: http://www.diigo.com/user/mbteachI am…Continue

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Comment by andrew aker on December 17, 2013 at 9:03am

Diigo sounds great!  What is their web address?   diigo.com doesn't seem to load!

Comment by Francesc on March 29, 2011 at 1:18pm
Picasa in education.
Sharing resources for education in picasa. Compartimos recursos para la educación en Picasa.

http://groups.diigo.com/group/picasa-in-education
Comment by Catina Haugen on December 29, 2010 at 6:53pm

Love Diigo--it's my online memory, for myself, for my students, for my colleagues.  Innumerable times this past year I've been able to share resources, articles and the like with a colleague or a students quickly and easily.

I'm still working out my floating sticky notes use so that in the long term, I'll know what was Diigo-worthy about each link.

Comment by Sebastian Panakal on December 26, 2010 at 12:57am
I use diigo to promote wiki links to my online learners
Comment by Steven Isaacs on December 13, 2010 at 6:46pm

I teach a Best Practices Web 2.0 course and one of the modules deals with social bookmarking.  All students in the course join our diigo group and are encouraged to contribute sites to the group in addition to creating their own social bookmarking site. 

 

Feel free to join one or both of our Web 2.0 groups:

http://groups.diigo.com/group/web20-bp

http://groups.diigo.com/group/web-20-enhancing-education-through-te...

 

or follow my personal diigo bookmarks (game design and development, Web 2.0, etc.):

http://www.diigo.com/user/Mr_isaacs

 

Cheers,

Steve Isaacs

Comment by Rachel Young on November 2, 2010 at 1:11pm
Using Diigo in it's most simple form, bookmarking only. I know it's got more to offer, need to find the time to explore it further. I look forward to sharing and learning together.
Comment by Meredith Johnson on August 15, 2010 at 11:18pm
I can't imagine living without Diigo. Last week at an administrator's retreat I shared the resource with several principals. I can't wait to get them started so we can share common resources.
Comment by Tammy Jones on February 22, 2010 at 12:18pm
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Comment by Shannon McClintock Miller on January 6, 2010 at 1:59am
LOVE LOVE LOVE Diigo! I am with Phil on his comment...I too have become very addicted to Diigo! The first thing I do every morning is read the resources that were sent to me through the Diigo Groups that I belong too. This is a great way for me, as the teacher librarian, to learn and send out great new technologies and resources to our teachers and students.

I also have created several lists in my Diigo Library and love the fact that I don't have to keep these lists to myself. By sharing my Library and Lists with others, they too are learning and collaborating with me.

Our 7th graders are getting ready to use Diigo and I cannot wait to see what they think. They have been exposed to Diigo through the Van Meter Library VOICE Google Site, because I have placed the links to my Diigo Libraries on VOICE. I will let you all know how it goes! :)
Comment by Shanna Jones on January 5, 2010 at 9:49pm
I love diigo also. The organization is great and I am a member of several groups that I get a lot of good resources/info from. I just began using student diigo accounts with my Technology Academy students. So far so good...I'll let you know how it goes. :)
 

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