This post grew out of an NAIS presentation on the topic of Making the Most of Personal Learning Networks. I explain the WHAT, WHY, and HOW of "PLNs", and then share a few thoughts on making the most of your PLN.
What is a PLN?
A PLN is an informal network of people [and web sites] you choose to connect to for the purpose of sharing ideas, and…Continue
As I stood in an hour-long line to help my sister get an XBOX 360 for her son, I met a number of teachers and we had some great conversations about education. Yes, substitute teaching in an inner-city Midwest public school is very different than teaching an AP Physics class at an East Coast boarding school, but the questions seem to remain the same.
How are things different now than they were when we were students?
How can we reach the "unreachable" students, no…Continue
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