#DigiLit Sunday #Chalkabration Poetry

It’s Sunday!   DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, Aug 31, 2014.   We also join Betsy Hubbard’s Chalkabration.   Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday #Chalkabration Poetry

#DigiLit Organize Twitter PLN Lists

    DigiLit Sunday It’s Sunday!  DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Sunday, Aug 24, 2014 Question: My Twitter is Continue reading #DigiLit Organize Twitter PLN Lists

#DigiLit Sunday Blogging Challenge

  It’s Sunday!  DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week’s list of bloggers: Click here. This week: Get started or restarted with  class blogging Continue reading #DigiLit Sunday Blogging Challenge

#leadershipday14 Leadership – Be the Compass

It’s Leadership Day 2014, a call from Scott McLeod to offer insights for leaders in education. One topic of importance Scott addressed when he first started this discussion is “what it means to prepare students for the digital, global world Continue reading #leadershipday14 Leadership – Be the Compass

DigiLit Sunday #clmooc Writing

  DigiLit Sunday DigiLit Sunday is a Sunday post on literacy, an invitation by Margaret Simon, to share literacy strategies and tools for the classroom. This week I’m rethinking the writing process and tools. Prior to digital tools, students would Continue reading DigiLit Sunday #clmooc Writing

Maker MIndset #clmooc #teachdonow

Jackie Gerstein at UsergeneratedEducation pushes us constantly to think through the educational mandates and silver bullets to focus on students and their learning. What will best guide students to become thinking, caring, productive persons? The first thirty-eight slides of her presentation Continue reading Maker MIndset #clmooc #teachdonow

#clmooc #teachdonow Social Media PLN

Social Media and Ed Tech: Reflection on Professional Learning  1 What did your professional learning look like 6 years ago, and how has it changed?  Six Years ago, I was still a lurker on Twitter, but was a Saturday participant in Continue reading #clmooc #teachdonow Social Media PLN

#clmooc #connectedlearning principles

A Reflection on My #CLMOOC Work Thanks to all for a marvelous, connected six weeks!  Why connected learning? Why digital learning?     Thanks to Margaret Simon for hosting DigiLit Sundays where educators share how they are using technology in Continue reading #clmooc #connectedlearning principles

#clmooc Mindset to Mindwave

  MINDSETS  Growth Mindset: Embrace and Persist Fixed Mindset: Avoid and Give Up Carol Dweck’s advice [ via Jackie Gerstein’s Mozilla Popcorn ]: We are both. Accept the fixed, then talk back to that voice with a growth mindset. Mindset What? Continue reading #clmooc Mindset to Mindwave