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Entries Tagged as 'Professional Learning Networks'

#slate2011: There but not there

December 7th, 2011 · Comments Off on #slate2011: There but not there · Professional Learning Networks, web 2.0 tools

One year ago, along with five of my colleagues, I was physically present at Wisconsin’s SLATE conference (School Leaders Advancing Technology in Education). This year, I was not able to attend, but through the hashtag #slate2011, I was able to follow some of the energy through my PLN peeps who were there in person. Not […]

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Twitter and PLNs

May 10th, 2011 · Comments Off on Twitter and PLNs · Professional Learning Networks

In her article How to Use Twitter to Grow Your PLN, Betty Ray from Edutopia explains how and why educators should be using Twitter to connect with peers. Her tips are easy to follow. If you still think Twitter is only for people desperate for attention (those who want to let the world know what […]

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