PLEase PLEase Me: Building Your Own Personal Learning Environment

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As presented at the Southern Regional ETTC Conference on 14-May-2008

As presented at the Southern Regional ETTC Conference on 14-May-2008

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  • 1. PLE ase PLE ase Me: Building your own P ersonal L earning E nvironment Southern Regional ETTC My Classroom to Yours Conference Wednesday, May 12, 2008 Presented by: Kevin Jarrett, Technology Facilitator K-4, Northfield Community School
  • 2. How do we learn? Credit: http://flickr.com/photos/jim-in-times-square/222291503/
  • 3. How Do We Learn? Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dickinsonlibrary/1552211138/
  • 4. How Do We Learn? Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/courosa/344832659/
  • 5. How Do We Learn? Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/courosa/344832591/
  • 6. How Do We Learn? Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/indigirl/2200301021/
  • 7. Four Applications Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisbevan/39328690/
  • 8. Four Applications
  • 9. Today, You Will Choose ONE Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/greencracker/75447890/
  • 10. Time Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/russmorris/407778776/
  • 11. Skype
    • What it is
    • How it works
    • Why you need it
    • How to get started
    • Example: LIVE DEMO
    • “ 7 Things You Should Know About Skype”
      • http://tinyurl.com/28z2an
  • 12. Skype
    • Voice Over IP (VOIP) Application
    • Webcam, mic, Internet, PEOPLE
    • Free collaborative technology
    • http://www.skype.com
    • Example: Global Explorers Project
      • Mrs. Cheryl Lykowski’s Class
      • Monroe Road Elementary, Lambertville MI -and-
      • Colegio Panamericano, Bucaramanga Colombia
  • 13. Quotable "What would happen if the chalkboard was transformed into a window on the World?" – RL, The Golden Fleece Wiki
  • 14. Classroom Window on the World Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/technolote/2178274470/
  • 15. globalexplorers.wikispaces.com
  • 16. Twitter
    • What it is
    • How it works
    • Why you need it
    • How to get started
    • Example: LIVE DEMO
    • “ 7 Things You Should Know About Twitter”
      • http://tinyurl.com/2j5sz3
  • 17. Twitter
    • Asynchronous IM
    • 140 character limit
    • “ Gateway Drug” for learning addicts
    • http://twitter.com/signup
  • 18. Twitter
    • Verizon Says…
  • 19. Twitter, Visualized Credit: http://www.tweetwheel.com/gfahey
  • 20. Twitter Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/eetraveling/1919590270/
  • 21. Twitter Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/shooderz/415118730/
  • 22. Your Choice: Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/true-illusion/2144348367/ Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/grimsby/2389037593/
  • 23. Twitter
  • 24.  
  • 25. Tweetscan
  • 26. Sign up for Twitter
  • 27. Ning
    • What it is
    • How it works
    • Why you need it
    • How to get started
    • Example: LIVE DEMO
    • “ 7 Things You Should Know About Ning”
      • http://tinyurl.com/4uz6rj
  • 28. Ning
    • Social Networking for FREE
    • Participate -OR- Create -OR- both
    • Why you need it
    • How to get started
    • Example: Classroom 2.0
  • 29. Create a Ning ID
  • 30. Ning
  • 31. Edublogs
    • What it is
    • How it works
    • Why you need it
    • How to get started
    • Example: One special blog…
    • “ 7 Things You Should Know About Blogs”
      • http://tinyurl.com/47ovjj
  • 32. Edublogs
    • Free blog site
    • Uses Wordpress
    • Fast, free, easy
    • http://tinyurl.com/6l9pqh
    • Example:
      • http://napolib.edublogs.org/
  • 33. http://napolib.edublogs.org/
  • 34. Blogging Helps Build Your PLE
    • Reflective practice
    • Online presence
    • Comments & Linkbacks lead you to other bloggers
    • Knowledge of the tool & its uses
    Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/foresmac/113402347/
  • 35. Edublogs
  • 36. Closing Thoughts
    • YOU ARE responsible for YOUR OWN PD
    • Connecting with innovative educators HAS NEVER BEEN THIS EASY
    • You can do it ANYTIME, ANYWHERE for FREE using readily available tools
    • YOU CONTROL the time investment
    • WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?!?
  • 37. Thank You!
    • Kevin Jarrett
    • Email: [email_address] Twitter: kjarrett Skype: kevin.jarrett Blog: NCS-Tech.org