Personal Learning Environments (PLE) are
systems that help learners take the control and
manage their own learning.
This includes providing support for learners to:
•set their own learning goals
•manage their learning, both content and
•communicate with others in the process of
No only it is a way of keeping in touch everybody, but that is for
students, have confidence to write on your blog.
Assign specific authoring/editing responsibilities to individual students
or small groups of students.
Use the students' interactions with the wiki participation as part of the
summative assessment of the course.
Integrate the wiki closely into the rest of the course. For example:
refer to or use the wiki in face-to-face teaching sessions.
provide key information via the wiki (details of assignments, marking
schemes, revision notes).
Digital tools, such as blogs and wikis, now make it easy for educators
to embrace continual learning. Thousands of accomplished educators
are now writing blogs in which they reflect on instruction, challenge
assumptions, question policies, offer advice, design solutions, and
FACEBOOK is my favorite social network, because I
communicate with my friends, I meeting new friends, old friends.
to keep in communication with peers and family is very
important, we keep informed newspaper applications, we can
share videos from YOUTUBE, and I can improve vocabulary
when we chat with people, FUN ENGLISH for me are the
best, with this page I learn grammar, new vocabulary, etc.
FACEBOOK is an online social networking service, whose name
stems from the colloquial name for the book given to students at
the start of the academic year by some university administrations
in the United States because help to students get to know each
other. It was founded in February 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg with
his college roommates
Since it is launch, Twitter has become one
of the ten most visited websites on the
Internet, and has been described as "the
SMS of the Internet." Unregistered users
can read tweets, while registered users
can post tweets through the website
interface, SMS, or a range of apps for
Tweets are publicly visible by default, but
senders can restrict message delivery to
just their followers. The users can tweet
via the Twitter website, compatible
external applications (such as for
smartphones), or by Short Message
Service (SMS) to available in certain
countries. While the service is
free, accessing it through SMS may incur
I can be misused, not only in the computer but in most smart
phone, and Gmail is related to many social networks, we can
post videos, post, send messages, and more.
It is a social network and formal characteristics, a good eye for
business. from the Gmail we can make our blog we can to
present our information, but we can chat, my PLE help me to
keep up to date, to be informed and be in atmosphere in
Users may access Gmail as secure webmail, as well as
viaPOP3 or IMAP4 protocols. Gmail initially started as an
invitation-only beta release on April 1, 2004 and it became
available to the general public on February 7, 2007. The Gmail
service currently provides more than 15 GB of free storage per
Who has not ever used Wikipedia? We’ve all
used for a task to define a term, to know the real
address, the population of a country; this
network has a very truthful information.
Wikipedia is a collaboratively
edited, multilingual, free Internet encyclopedia
supported by the non-profit Wikimedia
Foundation. Wikipedia's 30 million articles in 287
languages, including over 4.3 million in the
English Wikipedia, are written collaboratively by
volunteers around the world. Almost all of its
articles can be edited by anyone having access
in this site. It is the largest and most popular
general reference work on the Internet, ranking
seventh globally among all websites on Alexa as
of July 2013, and having an estimated 365
million readers worldwide.
I love also the music and, YOUTUBE is a social network
that we all love, we can hear our favorite videos, learn new
vocabulary with lyrics in karaoke, we can share videos on
other social networks tutorial videos uploaded by any
subject users themselves.
YouTube is a video-sharing website, created by three
former PayPal employees in February 2005 and owned by
Google since late 2006, on which users can upload, view
and share videos. The company is based in San Bruno,
California, and uses Adobe Flash Video and
HTML5technology to display a wide variety of user-
generated video content, including movie clips, TV clips,
and music videos, as well as amateur content such as
I use this page for many
activities: I can express my
own ideas, I can upload
documents in english, I can
share information with my
friends, I can log in to
Blogger with your Google
Account - which also gives
you access to
Gmail, iGoogle, orkut, etc.
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