New media environments are diverse and developing rapidly. The kinds of writing evolving in social networks and on content sites are new and rapidly changing as well.
To promote effective teaching and real learning, educators need the opportunity to look beyond the simple “how to” of adopting new digital tools to the more challenging questions of practice, standards, and curriculum design that new media raise for schooling.
Thinking back on your own process of learning (anything!) is there a resource that you encountered that really pushed your thinking in an important way. What was it and how did it impact your thinking?