Happy Birthday CLmooc

Through play and collaboration, we understood the power of ideas shared in ever varied ways according to the best choice of presentation Continue reading Happy Birthday CLmooc

#ce14 #clmooc #etmooc Student Agency

How do we help students develop the insight and initiative to be life-long, productive learners contributing to a better world? How do we develop student agency? We know that motivation comes from a desire to learn, a purpose, an authentic Continue reading #ce14 #clmooc #etmooc Student Agency

In Real Time Data Moves Forward Add Yours with #clmooc

In Real Time: Click to see data move forward this second… Click the animation to open the full version (via PennyStocks.la). [Sources at bottom of linked page.] What do we do with so much data?  Make sense of it, and Continue reading In Real Time Data Moves Forward Add Yours with #clmooc

#clmooc Blog Conversations

 Photo Credit: Collin Key via Compfight   What is a conversation? A conversation, the give and take of ideas among people. We converse in the hallway, at dinner, or any time we meet. We listen to the stories of our friends, and we Continue reading #clmooc Blog Conversations

A Twitter Idea #clmooc #etmooc #edquery #ce13

This month, I’ve asked a few questions on Twitter — used hashtags and asked PLN. I really needed more than a few responses, and I know the Twitter PLN is an awesome place for answers. I’m wondering if we need Continue reading A Twitter Idea #clmooc #etmooc #edquery #ce13

Connected Learning #ce13 #clmooc

Once again I am inspired by the conversation encouraged from the people at the National Writing Project and The Connected Learning site . I received my email newsletter, The National Writing Project Daily, and found the link to the live webinar discussion of “CONNECTING TO Continue reading Connected Learning #ce13 #clmooc

#write2connect Session with Stephen Downes #ce13

  What a joy this Sunday morning to listen to Stephen Downes. Through an email invitation — a  connection,  from WizIQ on Friday, I added the event to my calendar, a connection for Sunday’s NCTE National Day of Writing, whose focus Continue reading #write2connect Session with Stephen Downes #ce13

#RSCON4 Inspirations for #CE13

Don’t miss your chance! Teachers now have access to free quality professional development via current online technologies. Experience this live with thousands of educators from around the globe by listening to the 4th annual Reform Symposium Online Conference, RSCON, which Continue reading #RSCON4 Inspirations for #CE13

Connected Educators Are Learners #ce13 #ooe13

Why connect? Do you “google” what you don’t know to learn something? Do you connect through a cell phone, texting, Facebook, Google Plus, email, Twitter? If you participate in any two of those questions, you are already connected. But a Continue reading Connected Educators Are Learners #ce13 #ooe13

#CEM #teachingmoment Remember and Learn 9_11

Connected Educator Month kicked off today, September 12th with request to share your #teachingmoment at 11:00 am local time. I participated twice with my grade seven and eight classrooms. At 9:00 am, which in my mind was 11:00 am ET, my Continue reading #CEM #teachingmoment Remember and Learn 9_11

#CEM13 #teachingmoment A Poem About Anything

Connected Educator Month kicked off today, September 12th with request to share your #teachingmoment at 11:00 am local time. I participated twice with my grade seven and eight classrooms. At 11:00 am, we were creating poems “about anything” using sensory imagery. Continue reading #CEM13 #teachingmoment A Poem About Anything