Tap into the Power of the Crowd

Our students have access to a worldwide audience through their social networks. This audience can provide them knowledge, support, advice, resources, or funding. Tapping into […]

Adventures of LEARNing, HOW does it happen!?

. . Adventures of LEARNing, HOW does it happen!? . WHY do I mention the word adventure!? Strange, isn’t it? Well LEARNing is an adventure […]

What Digital Skills Do Students Need to Make a Meaningful Impact? #EdtechMissions

Today was the first official #EdtechMissions chat on Twitter to celebrate the launch of my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch […]

Hurricane Harvey Shuttered Her School, But Not Her Teaching

After Hurricane Harvey swamped her school system, Shanna Lumpkin, a 2nd grade teacher in the Humble Independent school district in Texas, used online platforms to […]

New study shows how hard it is to spot bot accounts on Twitter

Fake news is one of the biggest topics of the day, but fakery is nothing new online.  Several years ago the issue was less about […]

Best question I’ve heard in a while: “K-12 & higher education are considered separate systems. What if they converged?” [Young]

K-12 and higher education are considered separate systems. What if they converged? — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young Excerpt: Education in America is a tale […]

Districts Using Social Media, Digital Tools to Keep Education Afloat After Hurricanes

In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, school districts are using digital communication tools and online learning options to update and connect with parents, […]

The Periodic Table of Educational Tweeters to Follow

Twitter for professional development It’s really interesting seeing the number of schools that are purposefully working to help teachers learn how to capitalise on the […]

The positive role of social media for young people

Lets talk about the positive role of social media for young people. Allowing our children to engage in social media can be great for their […]

The big 3 social media apps for kids right now

What social network apps are kids using today? How can I make sure my kids are safe on these apps? How am I supposed to […]

Instagram: update for parents to help you decide if your child is ready

When should I let my child have Instagram? One of the many questions I get asked as it seems to be the social network most […]

DC: Look at how many times these CIO’s mention that they’re tapping into streams of content

From DSC: When you read the article below, notice how many times these CIO’s mention that they’re tapping into streams of content     How […]

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