The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

Andrew Montgomery's Groups (7)

  • Edchat

    564 members Latest Activity: Jul 26 Join this group to extend the discussion of edchat topics!

  • Diigo

    143 members Latest Activity: Mar 6 How are you using Diigo in learning environments? This research tool has a great deal of potential for individuals and groups looking to grow…

  • Twitter

    385 members Latest Activity: Apr 6 This is a group for sharing resources to help others to get started with Twitter it will also serve as a place to connect with other Twitter users.

  • Math Teachers

    95 members Latest Activity: Jul 13 Don't we want to congregate and share ideas? Join this group to talk about what we find in the field of math education.

  • Google Tools for Teachers

    248 members Latest Activity: Jul 13 Whether you're a Google pro or interested in great free tools for your classroom, this is a place for you to share and learn.

  • Social Studies Teachers

    54 members Latest Activity: Jun 20 Looking for other middle school/high school social studies teachers.  (Elementary teachers welcome also.)

  • Delicious Educators

    111 members Latest Activity: Dec 10, 2013 Connecting Educators who have tasty resources to share. I'm TEFLTara. Who are you?

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Michèle Drechsler shared Eileen Lennon's blog post on Twitter
4 hours ago
Michèle Drechsler posted a status
"The personal learning network for educators"
4 hours ago
Michèle Drechsler shared a profile on Twitter
4 hours ago
Thomas Whitby posted a blog post

Methods: Tradition vs. Relevance

This morning I read a post from a higher education educator about the negative effects of Tech in lectures. The author was perplexed when he realized a great many students in his lecture hall were paying attention to Facebook, or attending to email during the course of a two-hour lecture. His school chose to ban tech devices from the lecture hall. Additionally, students were required to use nametags, so that the lecturer could address individual students with questions during the lecture. This…See More
8 hours ago
Thomas Whitby's video was featured

Don't Give Homework!

Episode 76: The Bedley Bros interview Alfie Kohn about his philosophy that homework is a bad idea. http://www.alfiekohn.org Mr. Kohn is a leading voice in ed...
8 hours ago
Thomas Whitby posted a video

Don't Give Homework!

Episode 76: The Bedley Bros interview Alfie Kohn about his philosophy that homework is a bad idea. http://www.alfiekohn.org Mr. Kohn is a leading voice in ed...
8 hours ago
Profile IconAnnie gilson, Donna Sullivan, Evelyn Kennedy and 2 more joined The Educator's PLN
8 hours ago
Eileen Lennon posted blog posts
yesterday

Awards And Nominations

© 2014   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service