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Personal Learning Networks

Lately I have been seeing a new buzz-acronym in educational circles – PLN – the Personal Learning Network.  Typically I roll my eyes at new acronyms and buzz-anything, but this one is right up my alley.   205 more words


Early Morning Learners

#FollowFridays are always a bit of a social experiment with me.  

My interpretation of the concept started a long time ago in a discussion with a few friends.   402 more words


How to Switch from Zite to Flipboard

So the time has come. I am about to delete one of my favorite iPad apps of all time. Zite has been an amazing discovery tool for me. 1,081 more words


Value Added

Reflection has been the learner profile trait of the last couple of weeks here at LCS so I thought it fitting that I take a few moments to look back at the first two months of #AfricaEd and what I’ve learned.   862 more words

International Educators

And at last a Personal Learning Network

Not long before I read about ”Open Networked Learning” on Twitter, I had discovered the existence of the concept PLN – Personal Learning Network. And I had also realized, that Twitter could be a PLN. 560 more words

Informal Learning

Global Ed Con 2014 Session Review

Escuela Nueva: Quality Education for Peace and Democracy

Vicky Colbert

Founder and Director

Javeriana University, Colombia

  • Local, rural innovation that has grown into a national model that impacts more than 20,000 schools…
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Ed Policy

Learning While Not Shopping

OK, so it’s December.  It’s the month that I grudgingly agree to go to the mall.

I don’t mind shopping but my technique is different from my wife’s.   717 more words

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