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4 ways to get the most from your PLN

4 ways to get the most from your PLN

01/31/2018

Topics: professional learning

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4 ways to help students get workforce-ready

4 ways to help students get workforce-ready

01/10/2018

Topics: Coding & robotics, Computational Thinking, Digital Citizenship, Digital storytelling, Literacies, Makerspaces, professional learning, Project-based learning

Being a student should be a little like being an apprentice preparing for life in the real world. But when school is nothing like the future workplace, that goal is impossible to reach.

So what will the real world be like when students enter the workforce? We hear a lot about…

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Infographic: How to become a connected educator

Infographic: How to become a connected educator

01/03/2018

Topics: Education leadership, professional learning

Within the silo of a school or classroom, it’s difficult to find time for meaningful conversations about what works and why.

By reaching beyond school walls and connecting with colleagues from around the globe, many educators have discovered vibrant…

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Twitter is dumb! Or is it?

Twitter is dumb! Or is it?

12/21/2017

Topics: professional learning

“Twitter is dumb; no one uses it!” Those were the first words out of my mouth the first time I was told to use the social network for a tech conference.

I wasn’t opposed to using social media as a collaboration tool, I just…

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Top 16 education podcasts

Top 16 education podcasts

12/06/2017

Topics: professional learning

The next time you're commuting to or from work, doing the dishes or out for a run, why not bring a little edtech inspiration into your life?

That was the thought behind Todd Sepulveda’s question on the ISTE Commons, a professional learning network for educators…

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7 ways to save money on ISTE 2018

7 ways to save money on ISTE 2018

12/01/2017

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo, professional learning

If attending the ISTE Conference & Expo feels out of reach financially, don’t worry! With a bit of strategy and planning, ISTE 2018, June 24-27 in Chicago, won’t break the bank.

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Jennie Magiera: Give voice to the untold stories of your students [video]

Jennie Magiera: Give voice to the untold stories of your students [video]

11/22/2017

Topics: 1:1, BYOD, Coding & robotics, Computational Thinking, Curriculum, Flipped learning, ISTE Conference & Expo, Literacies, Mobile learning, Online learning, professional learning

Have you ever heard a speaker so amazing and inspiring that you knew your life would never be the same after hearing them talk? That’s what it was like to hear Jennie Magiera’s keynote speech at the 2017 ISTE Conference & Expo.

The Chicago-based educator…

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