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Connected educators may be the worst advocates for getting other educators to connect. Too often they are so enthusiastic at how, as well as how much they are learning through being connected, that they tend to overwhelm the uninitiated, inexperienced, and unconnected educator with a deluge of information that both intimidates and literally scares them […]
This is the original post that I submitted to Edcsurge. Under the expert editorship of Christina Quattrocchi it appeared under this title Board The Bullet Train: The Culture of Connection I have been a connected educator throughout most of my 40-year career. My professional life has always been built around personal learning and collaboration. The difference between […]
At a recent education award ceremony, a prominent education leader being recognized began the acceptance speech by saying “I am not a techie”. At first I was a little upset, because these awards were for educators, and not technology educators. I had to catch myself and hold back my criticism, because I often use that […]
From time to time I am asked to answer interview questions for some organization, or upcoming conference, so that the interview can be shared with other educators. Many educators are asked to provide these videos as a common practice. It is not as timely, or spontaneous as SKYPE or a Google Hangout, but it is […]
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If you're not preparing your students to use social media...
Oct 29, 2013,
Stop trying to figure out if screentime is good for kids ...
Oct 30, 2013,
Think before you send or post
Nov 1, 2013,
5 Ways To Open Up Learning & Engage Students
Oct 15, 2013,
Does Twitter have a minimum age requirement?
Jun 13, 2013,
When and How Should Kids Learn to Type?
Feb 8, 2011,
Tasting in Technicolor - A Story of Learning Diffe...
Nov 3, 2013,
Has Google replaced teaching?
Oct 22, 2013,