The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

hbarlaam's Groups (8)

  • 21st Century Science Educators

    72 members Latest Activity: Nov 9, 2013 How can science teachers best use the tools of today, without sacrificing lab experiences or inquiry?

  • Inquiry

    27 members Latest Activity: Feb 7, 2013 A group for teachers using inquiry in their classrooms.

  • Biology Teachers

    20 members Latest Activity: Mar 30, 2013 Just want to link up with any Biology teachers out there.

  • Science Teachers

    44 members Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2013 Connect with other science teachers from around the globe and share innovative ideas or thoughts on science education

  • Brain Based Teaching

    134 members Latest Activity: Mar 6 A group of educators interested in maximizing student potential through the use of brain-based teaching techniques. Teach to the way the brain…

  • Diigo

    143 members Latest Activity: Mar 6, 2014 How are you using Diigo in learning environments? This research tool has a great deal of potential for individuals and groups looking to grow…

  • Using Probing Questions in Science

    5 members Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2013

    A group where educators can collaborate on creating probing questions that identify misconceptions related to science concepts inlcuding, but not…

  • Project-Based Learning (PBL)

    289 members Latest Activity: Mar 6 This group is for those who implement the project-based learning model or want to learn more about it.

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Profile IconTyrik Moore and Sara Kucera joined Shelly Terrell's group
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Edchat

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Sarah Jewell Leonard commented on Rick H. McElroy's group Early Childhood
"Sara- I have taught in a younger preschool classroom and used a more emergent, self-directed approach to handwriting. We used some of the HWT materials but never worked straight from the curriculum.   I am, however, very well versed in using…"
9 hours ago
Heather Ann Ziemba replied to Andrea Ray's discussion Is Professional Development Still a Joke?
"I think it really depends on the professional development.  If it is self-selected and self-driven, then it can be very effective.  Most of the PD mandated by my school and district is not as helpful.  It generally feels like a chance…"
10 hours ago
Sara Kucera commented on Rick H. McElroy's group Early Childhood
"I am in the unique position of teaching Pre-K in the morning and 1st math, reading, spelling, and phonics in the afternoon.  Wondering if anyone can answer a couple of questions for me . . . 1. for Pre-K I teach Handwriting Without Tears…"
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Early Childhood

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Profile IconSunil Kumar, Julie Bellio, Adam Rodriguez and 14 more joined The Educator's PLN
15 hours ago
Katherine Maloney's discussion was featured

Leveraging the Potential of Personal Learning Networks for Teacher Professional Development - Doctoral Research Study

Dear Fellow Educators:    My name is Katherine Maloney and I am a doctoral student at the University of Phoenix.  My dissertation focuses on how educators are using their Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) for professional development purposes.  I need your help.  Please click on this link if you are able to spare 5 minutes or less of your time to complete a short survey containing 13 questions concerning your use of a PLN for…See More
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Katherine Maloney was featured
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