How To Harness Twitter For An Extraordinary PLN

How To Harness Twitter For An Extraordinary PLN

Social media, and Twitter in particular, is breaking down the barriers that previously prevented teachers from seeking out help from fellow teachers in other schools. Nowadays, communication tools like Twitter have allowed teachers to converse, exchange best practices, and even make friends with people around the globe. In this 4 and 1/2 minute video, Paul […]

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The Top 10 Things You Should Know About Teaching Online

The benefits of teaching online? Simple: Flexible hours; work from almost anywhere; greater student diversity; growth industry; more control over what you teach; global network of colleagues; personalized instruction; larger pool of students; easier and cheaper to share content; small investment to get started. But what factors are most important to consider when teaching an […]

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4 Ways Technology is Changing How People Learn

When we talk about what changes technology has brought to classrooms across the globe, the answers could basically be never ending. Teachers could talk about things like bringing ease to researching all types of topics, bringing organization (and a lack of physical papers to lose) to the classroom, and making connections for professional development. There […]