Adventures: A Choice #etmooc

I’ve been thinking about this “Choose your own adventure,” and “curating multiple paths to learning” that Ben Wilkoff suggests in his Learning is Change series.  My response is this:   Choose A Motivating Environment #etmooc from Sheri Edwards on Vimeo. Continue reading Adventures: A Choice #etmooc

A Digital PLN Story #etmooc

How do you build a PLN? Take a risk. Be JoLLE: Join, Lurk, Learn, Extend. In 2011 Denise Krebs and I began an adventure, and I am forever grateful for the friends and support that have been shared back and Continue reading A Digital PLN Story #etmooc

Digital Story Telling Poetry – A Project #etmooc

I’m behind ( need rhizome post) and ahead (digital storytelling) — racing like a turtle  and I can’t keep up, yet I add to the story with a segment from  past post from 2009 because of this encouraging post by Continue reading Digital Story Telling Poetry – A Project #etmooc

Expanding Hubs Vlog 2 #etmooc

In the image above you see part of the “hubs” of my world, from local to global, personal to professional. If you click the image, it takes you to my Flickr image, complete with links. From each of these parts Continue reading Expanding Hubs Vlog 2 #etmooc

Connected In The Middle #etmooc #midleved

  If I’m conversing with my global partner, my partner is my teacher. After the conversation and chat in the webinar for  #etmooc, I needed to reflect on how connected learning looks at the middle school level. And, of course, Denise, Continue reading Connected In The Middle #etmooc #midleved

Expanding Universes #etmooc #midleved

  Small Universe: My Hub I’m still getting a handle on this #etmooc. And I think I’ve got it. If you are still unsure, just watch the video at The Clever Sheep by Rodd Lucier. He discusses the hub of our Continue reading Expanding Universes #etmooc #midleved

You Are What You Curate #ETMOOC

  Do you wonder how to organize all the ideas you want to keep so you can do something with them? I’ve been introduced to Storify, Pearltrees, and IFTTT as ways to annotate and organize those bits of information I want to synthesize and share Continue reading You Are What You Curate #ETMOOC

Journey: Connect, Consider, Converse, Curate, #ETMOOC

1  #ETMOOC : What are we to do?  First, connect with others and consider their ideas. Connect & Consider I started the #ETMOOC not knowing anything, except that I could connect with a massive number of amazing people. I floundered awhile and connected Continue reading Journey: Connect, Consider, Converse, Curate, #ETMOOC

Introduction #ETMOOC In My Classroom

In my classroom at the end of the day, I wondered what could I share about me?  Here’s the contribution: About Me #ETMOOC In the Classroom from Sheri Edwards on Vimeo.   What Else? This is a question we ask Continue reading Introduction #ETMOOC In My Classroom

My About #etmooc: What is it?

  #etmooc January-March, 2013 A journey of connected conversation with colleagues, newly noticed… What is it? et: educational technology mooc: massive open online course massive: hundreds of participants open: free and open to all online: all online course: personalized course: Continue reading My About #etmooc: What is it?

Coalesced Connections at #etmooc

Overwhelmed. Learning. Connecting. Contributing. Moving forward. However, Ben Wilkoff reminds us that: Please join this vialogue with Ben’s vlog, “Mutually Beneficial Friction: How We Stop Skimming The Surface Of Ideas” which includes an excerpt from Rodd Lucier’s socialcam post, “Like Spokes Continue reading Coalesced Connections at #etmooc

Connected Educator Blogging Challenge

Are you hesitant to join in the global conversations around the world? Are you overwhelmed by the amount of information flowing towards you? One way to join the conversation and sort out the information is to start a blog to Continue reading Connected Educator Blogging Challenge

Join us and Extend the Conversation – Jump In!

Have you joined twitter? Are you lurking on the sidelines to learn from others? Are you retweeting? Have you started blogging? Are you participating in the Connected Educator’s Month Blogging Challenge? Between tweeting and blogging, I know have many new Continue reading Join us and Extend the Conversation – Jump In!

I want to do it all… and remind me…

My Friend Joy Kirr, 7th grade LA teacher from Illinois, wants to do it all — learn all the time and apply that learning in the classroom to inspire and encourage her students. Read what she says here: Our Genius Continue reading I want to do it all… and remind me…