Colette Cassinelli's visionary use of information literacy and educational technology

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NCCE 2011 is in Portland, yeah baby!

NCCE 2011 is in Portland, yeah baby!

I’m so thrilled when NCCE 2011 comes to Portland because that means I get to sleep in my own bed and show my PLN buddies the beautiful city.  Early bird registration ends January 31st so get your registration in ASAP. Here are my plans: Wednesday […]

How networked learning works in MS Science class

How networked learning works in MS Science class

A 7th grade student gives a tour of her personal learning environment. This project was conducted as part of dissertation research implementing the use of networked learning and construction of personal learning environments in a 7th grade life science class. Read more about this project […]

Building at PLN at NCCE

Building at PLN at NCCE

I got home last night from the Northwest Council for Computer Education (NCCE) conference in Seattle.  I’ve attended this conference off and on for many years and have presented sessions the last two.  I was really looking forward to meeting more of my NW friends […]

Reading and writing Blogs to build your PLN – Part III

Reading and writing Blogs to build your PLN – Part III

“A blog is merely a tool that lets you do anything from change the world to share your shopping list” ~Unknown DESCRIPTION: Educators blog for many different reasons. They blog about their experiences teaching, their philosophies, and their methodologies.  They share projects their students are […]

Using Social Networking sites to build your PLN – Part II

Using Social Networking sites to build your PLN – Part II

“Repeat after me, this is not an information revolution, it is a relationship revolution” ~John Hagel DESCRIPTION: Social networking is a means of communicating and sharing information between two or more individuals using an online community.  There are as many types of educational social networks […]

What is a PLN and why do I need one?

What is a PLN and why do I need one?

Martha Thornburgh and I are presenting “What is a PLN and why do I need one” at the upcoming NCCE 2010 conference in Seattle.  We are fleshing out some of our ideas for our session so I thought I would blog some of our ideas. […]