This is a screen shot of my first curated topic, Virtual Instruction:
You can add the “Scoop It” button to your browser menu bar, and when you are on a particular article, website, or blog page you can add it right to your curated topic page. It adds an image and description automatically, or you can add your own. You can suggest posts for the topic areas you follow too.
Some of the benefits I see to Scoop It are:
I find Scoop It very user-friendly, and a great way to store information I want to refer back to on various topics. I now have the following topics: Virtual Instruction, Transitioning Online, Common Core Coming to California, Virtual Leadership, and Public Speaking and Presentations.
Do you use Scoop It? What do you think? What other useful tools do you have for your own professional reading and information gathering/sharing?