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Why is it more important than ever before to intentionally build a PLN?

In today’s global organization, virtual teams are scattered across the globe.  Teams interact via social tools and platforms, use Lync for meetings, conference calls to talk over issues and update each other via social networks, and emails.  406 more words

To My Mentor

Usually when you sit down with a mentor you sit and talk about important things; school, work, business. This for me was strange because the first thing we would talk about was killing of characters or how to keep them alive. 159 more words

Personal Learning Network

Hub, MOOC, Learning Commons- all serve an aspiration

i recently read an Open Book blog post and was reminded of how all our modern systems and paradigms are really just what all exemplary libraries aspired to be. 664 more words

Personal Learning Network

Think, Create, Innovate - A Project Zero Adventure

This past weekend I had the opportunity to attend the Project Zero Perspectives conference hosted in Atlanta by Atlanta International School and the High Museum of Art. 1,150 more words

Forward Thinking

“Unlearning.” That word by itself kinda hurts my brain. Isn’t that the opposite of what we want? Don’t we want to grow? Isn’t the way to grow to expand, to intake, to gain? 683 more words

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Infographics - Using Graphics to Convey Info!!!

Over the past two weeks, I have had to opportunity to develop an infographic based on a topic of interest to me.

For those who may not be familiar with them, infographics typically attempt to streamline important points about a topic into a more visual format. 736 more words

#AECT #RTDiv Professional Development Webinar (May 7 at 11 am EDT)

From the Research & Theory Division:

You are invited to attend the first AECT RTD Professional Development Webinar of 2015!

Presenter:
Dr. Nada Dabbagh

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