The importance of a PLN. . .

In response to a recent blog post that I wrote about Twitter as a tool for learning, Pauline---a college student following my blog as a part of a…


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Twitter for singletons in a PLC

**Updated on June 5, 2011 One of the greatest challenges in any professional learning community is finding meaningful learning partnerships for the…


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Cool idea: Ed Week's teacher book club

The folks at Education Week and Teacher Magazine have a great idea for those of us who don't have time to gather in living rooms over coffee, cokes…


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Twitter hashtags for educators

Note to readers: While this post started as a list of my favorite Twitter Hashtags for Educators, Radical Nation has started to remind me about…


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Teachers learning

Like our students, many teachers are embarking on new learning adventures at the end of the summer. Actually, many of us have been in learning mode…


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Resources for Web 2.0 conversation

Anyone that is planning on participating in our focused three-day conversation on teaching for tomorrow with digital change experts Adam Garry and…


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Voicethread tips for Web 2.0 conversation

As regular Radical readers know, we're in the middle of planning for an asynchronous conversation with digital change experts Adam Garry and Meg…


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Upcoming conversation: Teaching for tomorrow

By now, you've heard the tech buzzwords a thousand times, right? "Students need to be prepared for the 21st Century," and "Web 2.0 tools should…


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Rethinking the future of learning institutions–10 principles

Authored by John Norton The 10 principles reproduced here are from a 2009 report sponsored by the MacArthur Foundation, “The Future of Learning…


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Final day: DuFour conversation

It's hard to believe, but TODAY is the last day for participants to jump in to our conversation (see here) on the nuts-and-bolts of restructuring…


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