Building your PLN in a Few Easy StepsPresentation Transcript
Building Your PLN in aFew Easy StepsStephen C. VelizFlorida Educational TechnologyConference 2012Tallahassee, FL
http://todaysmeet.com/fetcPLN Great Back Channel Tool Put absent students back in your class
What is a PLN? Personal Learning NetworkProfessional Learning NetworkPassionate Learning Network
The Power of the PLN
The Power of the PLNMy PLN helps me be a better educator and prepare mystudents daily. They feed me experience, knowledge, andsupport 24 hours a day / 7 days a week. Shelly Sanchez Terrell @ShellTerrell
Who do you share with?
What’s it all about?
• Follow and Be Followed• The power of #hashtags• Give and Take• Watch it Grow• Reap the Benefits
Your weekly meeting with the World• #edchat• edchat.pbworks.com• Tuesdays at 12 and 7 est• Subject-Area Chats – #sschat Mondays 7pm – Cybrary Man
Managing a Twitter Stream
ShareSocial Bookmarking in Plain English
Read and Write
A good place to start . . .• Richard Byrne • Wesley Fryer freetech4teachers.com speedofcreativity.org• Shelly Terrell • Learning with ‘e’s teacherbootcamp.edublogs.org steve-wheeler.blogspot.com• Steven Anderson • Vicki Davis blog.web20classroom.org coolcatteacher.blogspot.com
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