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    • Professional Development in Education Technology Becoming a member of this elite community of educators Liz: 734-649-2563 Jeff: 734-330-0263 Thursday Students: Meet at Registration Friday Students: Meet in room W2-62 (Wayne 2nd floor)
    • Professional Development Resources Big Deal Book of Technology Newsletter (Free)  TechLearning Newsletter (Free)  T.H.E. Journal Publication (Free)  Edutopia Magazine and Website (Free)  Education Grants (Free Newsletter) 
    • Professional Development Organizations MACUL: Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning  International Society for Technology in Education  Classroom 2.0  Tapped IN: Education Virtual Learning Community 
    • TWITTER Informal PD: Network of educators Lkolb Stanz Macul Sign up for your own Account Post your Twitter ID on our Wiki MACUL page Follow Jeff, Liz, MACUL, and everyone else in class. Educators on Twitter: Dabnhl8Z2aA
    • TWITTER High School English Teacher’s Office Hours Social Studies: Follow members of Congress English Twitter Assignment: Gater Radio on Twitter: 2nd Graders Using Twitter:
    • What is Live Blogging?  Blogging in real-time so others can follow you!  Others can comment or ask questions as you blog.  Instant polling  Blog about the session or speaker.  Examples:  closing-keynote-at-necc.html 
    • Live Blogging Tips  Your Preparation*  Your Goals  Your (absent) Audience  Your Story  Your Speaker  Your Comfort
    • Cover it Live You will be live blogging in Create an account Decide which session you want to live blog (this can be a last minute decision at the conference) Create an “event” Copy the Embed code to a new blog post on your blog
    • MACUL Assignment  On your blog, do a “live blog” of one session you attend.  Announce your live blog on your twitter site.  Post about each session you attend on twitter (something you learned)  Total of at least 4 twitter posts  Total of 1 live blog  Comment on at least two other live blogs. Watch twitter to know when they are occurring.  Document your experience in pictures/videos by using your cell phone and sending them to…