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Cultivating My Personal Learning Network

Cultivating my PLN has been surprising so far. After, initially adding 150 people/groups to my twitter account, the number of people/groups following my account has been growing each day. 400 more words


Ed Interview: Carmela Dellino

1) Can you briefly describe your background in education and what your current position is?

I began my career in 1979 as a middle school English teacher. 1,671 more words


Google+ and Voxer -- I finally get it

For months, I’ve seen and heard everyone rant & rave about how wonderful Voxer and Google+  are. I’ve been on both for a while, but haven’t seen why so many people are placing it on a pedestal in the PLN world like Twitter is. 328 more words

Social Networking

Discovering #ELTchat

I recently signed myself up for a TweetDeck account, which allows you to have multiple columns of Twitter chats open. I did this because I had been spending lots of time perusing what appeared to be a very active hashtag amongst the few English Language Teaching (ELT) teachers I started following on Twitter at the beginning of my foray into the CELTA, ELT and related ‘personal learning networks’ online (aka PLNs). 806 more words


The Best Social Network You're Not Using (Yet)

I’m excited to serve as a guest moderator for tonight’s official #gafechat which was founded by Kelly Fitzgerald. Tonight I’ll be joining Kelly from 8:00-9:00 CST and leading a discussion on using Google+ for social learning.  976 more words


Getting started with my Masters

I graduated with my Bachelor of Education (Secondary) – Library and Information Studies degree in 1993. The world wide web was in its infancy as I embarked on my library career. 161 more words


Twitter as a PLN

This is a topic I will be exploring a lot but I just wanted to take a moment and reflect on what a great PLN Twitter is for teachers.   119 more words