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Yammer: Your In-House Professional Learning Community

In December of 2010 a co-worker (Jacob Standish) and I stumbled upon Yammer. Our minds immediately saw the potential of a great in-house Professional Learning Community (PLC). We work in a district that restricts access to many social networks because … Continue reading

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Giving Back to your #PLN blog post #thankyou #twitter #edu #edtech

On Tueaday (20110531) I came across this quote in a tweet by Darren Rowse [twitter @problogger]: “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill. For a while now I … Continue reading

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Learning: Engage and Empower – National Educational Technology Plan 2010 – Executive Summary Part 2

Learning: Engage and Empower Key Statements: “Outside school, students are free to pursue their passions in their own way and at their own pace.” (p.x) “Technology should be leveraged to provide access to more learning resources that are available in classrooms…” and make larger … Continue reading

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