What Did They Tweet?

July 2010 edition of the What Did They Tweet series! Let’s see what our Personal Learning Network (PLN) tweeted about in education and social media this week. Tweets I favorited a YouTube video — Seth Godin on how schools teach kids to aim low http://youtu.be/e5ywUhs1Pn4?aPatrick Larkinbhsprincipal Hey PLN: Reminder… Ed Open Mic night this Thursday […]

What Did They Tweet?

Last Week of June 2010 edition of the What Did They Tweet weekly series! Let’s see what our Personal Learning Network (PLN) tweeted about in education and social media. Tweets Retweeting @stevehargadon: Ways to participate remotely if you can’t attend #ISTE10 in person: http://tinyurl.com/39ur258 #yamDarcy MooreDarcy1968 @ShellTerrell @mrspal If you liked the vid w/ Nick […]

Do We Learn More through Microblogging? by Tony Ratcliffe

Part of the series: Global Issues in Education Microblogging which engages readers can be a powerful source of informal learning. While there are other microblogs, the one at the top of my mind is Twitter. If tweets (Twitter messages) and re-tweets (RTs) are missed or just glanced at in the Twitter stream of messages, there […]

What Did They Tweet?

February’s 4th edition of the What Did They Tweet weekly series! Let’s see what our Personal Learning Network (PLN) tweeted about in education and social media this week. Video: PLNs On the @livesofteachers’ blog you will find this excellent video describing PLNs, Personal Learning Networks – the What, Why and How. In this video, Darren […]

What Did They Tweet?

February’s 2nd edition of the What Did They Tweet weekly series! Let’s see what our Personal Learning Network (PLN) tweeted about in education and social media this week. Mashable’s TED Channel @Luis2010 posted Mashable’s news that they now have a TED channel. Through the channel, I discovered Isabel Allende’s beautiful video about the power of […]

PLNs- Be A Mentor

Many of us have experienced the benefits of Personal Learning Networks (PLN), which include access to a 24/7 network of resource-sharers, SMEs (subject matter experts), supporters, and friends access to resources when we need it extended professional development in the learning style we like best wheter it is a video, blog post, podcast, webinar, or […]