7/12/12 the networked administrator leading & learning with social media lyn hilthttp://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/volubis/4281052958/sizes/o/in/photostream/
Resources related to this webinar found here: http://leadandlearn.wikispaces.com 5th year, K-6 principal Elem. tech integrator/coachConnected reader, writer, learner firstname.lastname@example.org @l_hilt on Twitter
http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/bitzi/230188091/sizes/l/in/photostream/together is better.
http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/33224129@N00/3371279619/sizes/l/in/photostream/ If effective principals energize teachers in complex times, what is going to energize principals? Michael Fullan The New Meaning of Educational Change (2001)
This begs me to ask, Is this acceptable?Can we, as leaders, accept that we donot know enough about the needs ofthe children in front of us, and thereforefail to prepare our teachers andstudents for their futures? (by failing to prepare ourselves?)
92%of U.S. toddlers havean online presence bythe age of 2 Source: http://mashable.com/2010/10/07/toddlers-online-presence/
"If you generally think of the Internet as a place to look up stuff youre missing the best part.”http://dotsub.com/view/027a4da1-8be2-4ea7-85e9-2e3be140db1ahttp://ideasandthoughts.org/2008/11/04/connecting-the-world/ "Because everyone embraces a culture of sharing, I beneﬁt.” “The beneﬁts of one idea or comment can be golden to someone.” -Dean Shareski
http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/28481088@N00/3731283554/sizes/o/in/photostream/“A curator is an expert learner. Instead of dispensingknowledge, he creates spaces in which knowledgecan be created, explored, and connected.” -George Siemens
why social media? free connectedreﬂective available
the use of web-based and mobile technologies to turn communication into an interactive dialogue.http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/yourdon/3088582622/sizes/o/in/photostream/
Ways to get started.Start to develop a PLN. Join Twitter. Use RSS tosubscribe to blogs....Transition from a static newsletter to a living blog....Use Facebook & Twitter communications with yourschool community...Utilize Google docs and wikis for collaborative work...Use social bookmarking (Diigo, Delicious) for curationand sharing...Try YouTube and Livestream to bring life to yourcommunications...