The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators


...on board developing a Wikipedia article on #edchat - I feel a little confused about the at least (?) two sessions that are held, when and where weekly topics are decided upon, etc. - so, yes, I am looking forward to your input as to what belongs into a brief & informative #edchat Wikipedia article:

Suggested article structure: Idea - Origin - Topics - Sessions - How to participate

Views: 396

Replies to This Discussion

Thanks ever so much, Mary! - 1) I will add Steven's blog entries tagged #edchat as a footnote. - 2) I'll think about the poll URL problem - in my opinion it really should be in the same place every week to give regulars and non-regulars easy access to participate in the process. - 3) I'll put both delicious and dii links tagged #edchat as a footnote. - 4) Not sure about the 3rd party apps - this is not really what the article is about; maybe the three you mention can be put as footnotes? - 5) You are right about the lightning speed - however, I would leave this experience to those joining the movement, as this may be criticised as being too subjective.
Are you all okay with your ideas and tips showing up on http://www.edchat.org?
Oh dear, the first draft of the Wikipedia article was deleted by a moderator within minutes. His reason was "lack of notability". If you want to weigh in, please do so: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Alexf#edchat_article
The article was to be here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edchat, and here's a brief standard explanation of the moderator's reason for deleting it ("A7"): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:CSD#A7
So it looks like we need to dig up some articles from the #140 conference to establish more notability. I'm sure we could also link to interviews such as NMHS_Principals or Tom's.

Has there been any other publication that has mentioned these weekly chat sessions? It's possible I may have contributed another in January, as I was interviewed a few days ago by a reporter for Education Week and #edchat was one of the topics we covered...

Sorry I don't have a minute to look up links for the items above. Anyone have these links handy?
The main reason why the first draft was deleted was "lack of reliable sources" - these are explained here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:RS - the main point seems to be that blogs etc. are not regarded as "reliable" (which makes sense, in a way...) - so: who knows of "reliable sources" not failing the Wikipedia definition of "reliable sources" on #edchat?

Here is an article from Converge magazine, http://www.convergemag.com/edtech/One-Hashtag-Helps-Educators-Chang...

Tech & Learning article, http://www.techlearning.com/Blogs/35352

T.H.E Journal February 2010 issue I am having trouble getting a link to that article.

RSS

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

John Maker commented on Jim Marshall's blog post How to Educate Your Child to Prepare for College?
"Good post! As I know this process is not so simple and require time and money. By the way if you will need some additional money for this important situation I can recommend good payday loans nc service, you can gey money on your card right now…"
Wednesday
Anne Morris updated their profile
Jan 16
Marry Williams posted a discussion

How to Choose Curriculum Writing and Design Service

Writing and carrying out the design of a CV is a challenge that we all, once, have faced with greater or lesser success, but as your career evolves, curriculum development becomes more complex and requires a higher level of professionalization to express the differential value against the competition, the CV requires a much more strategic, differentiating, detailed and objective oriented design and writing. That is why many professionals, aware of the importance of transmitting the impeccable…See More
Jan 9
John Maker commented on Mark William's blog post Top Online Business And Management Degree Programmes To Enhance Your Career
"Good post! If you will start your own business and you will need to create a company I can recommend to hire professionals for this purpose. It is from my personal experience. I spent a lot of time on this and then decided to hire specialist from…"
Dec 30, 2019
John Maker commented on Julie Petersen's blog post The Top 10 Essay Writing Tools For Teachers & Students
"Good post! I agree with all. By the way I can also share good website with reviews about different writing services. Here is a link https://aucustomessays.com/studymoose-review/. Such information can be very helpful for students who don't have…"
Dec 27, 2019
Nadia Madlea left a comment for shivani Singh
"Our company Greenland oil and gas in Australia is in need of candidates for the following positions below. 1 Finance, Logistics,Administration, Customer care, IT, Human Resource, Accounting Manager ,Catering , sales & Marketing,HSE…"
Dec 18, 2019
Nadia Madlea left a comment for Shiv Shekar
"Our company Greenland oil and gas in Australia is in need of candidates for the following positions below. 1 Finance, Logistics,Administration, Customer care, IT, Human Resource, Accounting Manager ,Catering , sales & Marketing,HSE…"
Dec 18, 2019
Nadia Madlea left a comment for Timothy Day
"Our company Greenland oil and gas in Australia is in need of candidates for the following positions below. 1 Finance, Logistics,Administration, Customer care, IT, Human Resource, Accounting Manager ,Catering , sales & Marketing,HSE…"
Dec 18, 2019

© 2020   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service