Will Richardson: Writing in a Digital World

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

The second workshop in our Summer Teacher Institute for Technology and Curriculum Innovation featured noted educator and author Will Richardson.  Will’s session, Writing and Connecting in a Networked, Digital World, engaged participants on the shifting notion of what it means to teach: “This is a very challenging moment for educators. Our children are headed for […]

Do You Really Need a Personal Learning Network?

Sunday, January 11th, 2009

When I started blogging a year ago, my first several posts were on the topic of “getting connected” and developing a personal learning network (PLN).  As I was early in the process of establishing my own PLN, the issue seemed quite timely; what better way to engage teachers on the matter than to highlight the […]

Get Connected: Social Networks–Twitter

Sunday, January 6th, 2008

I’d like to begin with a huge THANK YOU! for the positive feedback I’ve received regarding the launch of Technology in the Middle. Writing for one’s peers can be a daunting task and I truly appreciate the support you have shown. Your input is proof-positive that blogs can be a great way to get connected! […]