The Global Education Learning Community: Twitter as Liberation Technology Ira David Socol College of Education Michigan State University
Open University 2005: DEEP Impact: An Investigation of the Use of Information and Communication Technologies for Teacher Education in the Global South Leach, J., Ahmed, A., Makalima, S., and Power, T.
SMS Messaging for teacher professional development: -lowered isolation -improved self-assessed practice -improved teacher retention -provided increased global contact for students
Twitter as a teacher network, both real time and asynchronous with minimal tech requirements
Foucault: power “only exists in action” (1996). Twitter creates a “transaction space” for the action which otherwise may not exist.
Creating a space in which teachers can use their own power, without the transaction space limitations of their culture and/or nation.
to what degree does nsw need associative advocasy accross sectors vs focus on skill/resources.
 Light bulb! What if I gave an assignment in class and each student was the expert on one problem and they couldn't ask me for help. They HAD  to ask the student in charge of that problem. I know this is a very common teaching strategy but I normally hate it and this way excites me.
Students in tears over HSC 'nightmare' http://bit.ly/4tRIXt [Gotta love standardised testing
special needs eighth graders all very far behind-no progress last two years- any ideas?
Can I write "Dear parent, your son has greatly improved on things not considered important by the school report system"?
Can anyone skype class to class? American math to Johannesburg?
Hmmm, thinking Skype portable will help me get students access to Skype where they are not allowed to install it http://bit.ly/4r3hX9
Need IWB resources en Francais – world history especially
Can you explain TTS to me? Where can I get it?
Arguments for unblocking SM? meeting with head tomorrow
dm me your email and I’ll send you that lesson plan
@--- pointed one of my students your way the other day. He's looking for ipod touch implemention/apps.
Contributing to the MindMeister map on strengths and weaknesses of various mind mapping applications- http://j.mp/KHAyI
Looking for South American classrooms to link up with – age 12-13 or so
None of our computers have Firefox. Can we get it in South Africa?
Want my FE students to vote for student council the way they do in Ireland. Ireland school for swap?
he doesn’t recognize letters at all. 16 and very smart, but… ideas?