Personal Learning Networks
Using the Power of Connections to Transform Education
The Internet connects us in unprecedented ways. For educators, these networked opportunities present a very big challenge to prepare students to flourish in this new learning world. Using step-by-step advice and real-world stories, Personal Learning Networks: Using the Power of Connections to Transform Education aims to narrow the technological divide, put educators on the same footing as students, and provide a recipe for incorporating digital tools into every classroom.
In accessible language, authors Will Richardson and Rob Mancabelli:
- Introduce tools such as Twitter, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, blogs and facebook
- Share a three-step plan to build a learning network throughout a school or region
- Discuss four common hurdles most schools face when implementing learning networks.
|Publish date||2011-09-27 00:00:00|
|Partner Name||Solution Tree Inc|
|Key Learning Area||Technologies|