Whats a PLN? Why Would I Want One?
Transcript of Whats a PLN? Why Would I Want One?
What is a PLN? �
Why would I want one? �
Mission: �Teacher �
It all begins with seeds
If your ac2ons in the classroom inspire children to achieve more, ques2on more, and dream more, you
are indeed worthy of the 2tle “Teacher.” – Robert John Meehan
ing by Kim
nected by Divergent Learner, Flickr
Which have you used? �
PLEs- Personal Learning Environments �
997,000�-‐Number of Teachers on LinkedIn
Billions �But there are nearly….
Of authors, researchers, organizaBons, professionals, thought leaders, subject maEer experts, etc. who you and your students can learn
It’s the people �
Passionate Learning Networks Refueling the Way We Teach
Create a Profile �
What to Include �
Lurk on a chat�
Google Plus Communities �
What do I share? �
Stories, Resources, Links, Lessons, Ideas….�
How do you want to learn? How much 2me
can you invest? What is the best tool?
How do I find the Bme?
Connect with your mobile device!
Why Do We Connect?
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