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Feb 17, 2014
Dan Gillmor commented on Thomas Whitby's video

Tom Whitby FETC Interview

"Tom,  I like the snowflake analogy it is a great way of explaining the unique PLN's that we each develop.It is important that we teach this PLN development not only to our colleagues but also our students. I have had the experience of…"
Feb 17, 2014
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Sep 4, 2013
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Sep 27, 2012
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Sep 27, 2012
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May 1, 2012
Dan Gillmor commented on Jamie House's group Best Practices and Differentiated Instruction
"Thanks Jamie - the students seemed to take a great deal away with them in the process. I really enjoyed the challenges that it brought to their level. It caused them to up their game quite a bit and they were really engaged in the process."
Apr 20, 2012
Dan Gillmor commented on Jamie House's group Best Practices and Differentiated Instruction
"This was an interesting case study that my student in social 10 participated in. The class utilized a variety of tools and activities in completing this assignment in current events. Check it…"
Apr 18, 2012
Dan Gillmor commented on Michael Hutchison's group Social Studies Teachers
"I recently posted this article to my blog regarding a Kony 2012 current events case study that my grade 10 students conducted. Check it…"
Apr 18, 2012
Dan Gillmor and Diana are now friends
Apr 17, 2012
Dan Gillmor replied to Stephen Ransom, Ph.D.'s discussion Looking for Skype Mentors/Partners!
"No worries I am available if you wish to make use of me. You did not have a section for nation on your firm I teach in Northern Alberta Canada. It sounds like a really great project. Good luck I look forward to hearing how you make out with the…"
Apr 17, 2012
Dan Gillmor replied to Stephen Ransom, Ph.D.'s discussion Looking for Skype Mentors/Partners!
"I look forward to hearing from your students. I have filled out the information on google docs. If it does not go through let me know at captdan<at> Talk to you soon."
Apr 16, 2012
Dan Gillmor replied to Thomas Whitby's discussion Share a Connected Experience.
"I have had a number of experiences in the last year or so that have left me feeling very connected. However, it was not until I found out the power of twitter as a professional tool that I have truly made the jump to feeling connected to fellow…"
Apr 11, 2012
Dan Gillmor commented on Michael Hutchison's group Social Studies Teachers
"Miss L I have not heard of it but I will be sure to google it unless you happen to have a link?"
Feb 29, 2012
Dan Gillmor and Miss L are now friends
Feb 29, 2012
Dan Gillmor posted a status
"Planning Social Justice Unit - really enjoy the challenge of planning a smoothly functioning unit. #edchat #abed #hfcrd"
Feb 29, 2012

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Do you have a spending problem?

Shopaholics do not agree to the fact that they are shopaholics until and unless they are forced to agree that they are affected by the addiction of shopping, and they need to do seriously something about it so that they do not waste their entire savings and cry about it on a later date. In this post, we will help you spot the problem and if you spot the issue, go ahead and look for a remedy so that you get enough time to be at ease in the future. 1.    Your credit card balance is always close…See More
Nov 20
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Are there any great websites for K-12 students?

Hello Collective wisdom!I wanted to know if there were any great websites anyone can recommend for elementary school students (K-12) that introduce primary sources?With Common Core State Standards, I notice students are introduced to primary sources in the 3rd grade and there is a local history assignment at one of the schools I talked to.  Know any good introductory sites?  I'm currently building one as part of a project for my multimedia course and would like to look to the left and right for…See More
Nov 19
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"I am the greatest"

I was 6 when I decided I wanted to be a PE teacher. A lively child, I loved taking part in any kind of sporting activity. It was 1971 when I set eyes on our new track suited next-door neighbour. I was hooked. I wanted to be like her. I wanted to go to work in a tracksuit and trainers and play sport all day. No amount of persuasion or…See More
Nov 18
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Competition To Raise The Level Of Online Learning

The world is exploring every possible means to infuse education to the underserved. Different agencies are consistently working on catering education to the poverty ridden poor background mass of the society. The policy makers have realised the essence of educating the underserved to lower or eradicate the poverty. The need to provide skill development oriented education tops the priority so that the learner from the poor background can land themselves to the desired jobs. But traditional…See More
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