EDAD 508: Leadership for Organizational Transformation

EDAD 508: Leadership for Organizational Transformation

Fall Quarter 2004

Wednesday, October 13, 2004

Library Electronic Classroom 1 (Library North Rm. 1033A)


  • Introduction to critical thinking and using information.


  • Using the WWW

­        Know how to go to web sites when they have the address (e.g. Dept. of Ed.)

­       Databases vs. Googling

§         .org, .net, .com

§         steps to evaluating  web sites (show handout from UCLA)

§         in-class exercise with MLK, Jr. website

                        Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical Examination                                             


                        The King Center Martin Luther King, Jr. (http://www.thekingcenter.com/)


§         Style manuals

­       Writing citations according to APA (could do an active learning exercise)

­       What is an annotation, an abstract, and how do I write one?


  • Assignment:
  1. Select two of the websites recommended in your syllabus (we could also have them select any that would be useful)
  2. Cite according to APA
  3. Write an annotation or abstract for each one







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