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Kindergartners, Twitter and Common Core: The power of connected learning!

Kindergartners, Twitter and Common Core: The power of connected learning! A must share proposal from @BMcClelland24 Last Monday (June 24) I had facilitated a full day workshop titled, Teaching and Learning for the Digital Age, for about 40 teachers in my … Continue reading

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Becoming a Connected Educator: Overcoming Implementation Dips

Considerations for Becoming a Connected Educator As human beings we always experience implementation dips. I’ve lived in that world now for a few years and am getting ready for it again with our third child.  I vividly remember each of … Continue reading

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Social Media: The “Peloton” of Learning

Making Sense of SOCIAL MEDIA and its Impact on Learning Metaphorically Speaking “The Peloton of Learning” Ten years and thirty pounds ago, I was a pretty serious cyclist. In fact I had competed in over 50 triathlons, and spent many … Continue reading

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Keep Your Eye on the “Prize”

Since September 2009, I have been immersed (I mean really IMMERSED) in my studies at Fordham University’s Educational Leadership, Administration and Policy program. If you have been in a doctoral program, surely you have heard the statement – “Keep Your … Continue reading

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Back to School

With each new school year I become more and more anxious and excited for a new set of learning opportunities.   When I say learning, I refer to my one on one interactions and digital interactions with my fellow administrators, teachers and of course our students.  On … Continue reading

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