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Part 2: Who's in your PLN?

So, who are the people that shape, influence and share your interests? Who are the movers and shakers of your thinking?

Your PLN may be shaped by the tools you use within your PLE. 324 more words

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Information everywhere, and not a drop to believe

“What you know, as always, can make the critical difference between being exploited or alienated by your use of social media, and enriching your life and community by your use of the same media.” Howard Rheingold, “Net Smart”

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It’s been a little chilly around here lately. This long, white winter has gotten to me! My mind has slowed down and turned introspective. It’s cold in my head!

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Take5 – Post7: It’s March – coming in like a lion: designing new assessments and classes!

What do you do when designing a new course or developing a new assessment or assignment?
How do you check that you are working with your own education philosophy rather than against it? 627 more words

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"Mind Amplifier: Can our Digital Tools Make us Smarter?" (Part 3) SPU EDTC 6431

SPU Principles of HOPE P4 – Practice the integration of Appropriate Technology with Instruction.

I’ve completed reading Howard Rheingold’s eBook “Mind Amplifier: Can our Digital Tools Make us Smarter?” My mind is swirling around a few main ideas. 1,053 more words

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"Mind Amplifier: Can our Digital Tools Make us Smarter?" (part 2) SPU EDTC 6431

SPU Principles of HOPE P4 – Practice the integration of Appropriate Technology with Instruction.

“Learning about metacognition can lead to performing metacognition more effectively,” writes Howard Rheingold in his 2012 e book “Mind Amplifier: Can our Digital Tools Make us Smarter”. 852 more words

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Social Media Perspectives: Sherry Turkle & Wael Ghonim

This post focuses on two possible perspectives on social media. In the first video, Sherry Turkle will talk about her research on young adults’ use of social media and the affects it may have on the way we communicate when we “log out.” Wael Ghonim will talk about the Egyptian Revolution and the vital role social media played as an organizing tool for governmental protestors. 570 more words

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