Virtual clans

Learning with 'e's

Virtual clannish behaviour can be observed in a number of ways, but probably most overtly in the subtly distinctive ways in which people use their mobile phones. Members of the mobile tribe can be divided into at least two clans.

Distributed groups and mobile technology

Connecting 2 the World

How has mobile technology affected distributed groups? I can keep up with their work peripherally through the web , facebook, and linkedin. In a recent chapter I wrote about mobile technology, researchers (Ladner, 2008; Julsrud & Bakke, 2009) found that there is a blurring of the lines between work and home life. The mobile technology gave them agency to communicate and behave as required by their social/knowledge networks (distributed group) and context. 2009).

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Social Media in Education

A Principal's Reflections

In early March of 2009, I was reading my local newspaper, The Staten Island Advance, and came across an article on Twitter. Best of all was the fact that this service was free and stakeholders could receive information on school events, news, student accomplishments, and innovations in the classroom on their mobile devices. In a nutshell, they conveyed that Facebook was a more appropriate medium to reach them and disseminate the same information that I was sending out on Twitter.

Edhashtag Clouds: Click, Explore, Connect

Teacher Reboot Camp

In July 2009, I co-founded the Bammy winning education chat, #Edchat , which has inspired over 400 education hashtags! The hashtag (# in front of a word without spaces, which transforms the word into a url on social media sites, like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram) was invented 8 years ago today by Chris Messina on August 23, 2007. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Love these resources?

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Global digital tribe

Learning with 'e's

Tribal identity in the age of the Web transcends ethnicity, traditional cultural expectations and geography (Wheeler, 2009). Post-industrial society saw the emergence of personal computers, the Web and a global communication network of mobile phones. 2009) Digital tribes, virtual clans.

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A Teacher’s Guide to Communicating with Generation X, Y, and Z Parents

Waterford

It’s so easy to put together a classroom Facebook group or send a school email without a second thought. 2] Consider putting together a Facebook group or Twitter page for your parents to join or follow. The Public Manager, 2009, 38(4), pp.

Edhashtag Clouds: Click, Explore, Connect

Teacher Reboot Camp

In July 2009, I co-founded the Bammy winning education chat, #Edchat , which has inspired over 400 education hashtags! The hashtag (# in front of a word without spaces, which transforms the word into a url on social media sites, like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram) was invented 8 years ago today by Chris Messina on August 23, 2007. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Love these resources?

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Technoliteracy

Learning with 'e's

Referred to variously as ' squeeze text ', txting, vernacular orthography or unregimented writing (Shortis, 2009), this kind of unorthodox spelling first emerged as a result of the 160 character limit on any single text message. Welcome To Facebook perhaps? 2009) Revoicing Txt.

Goal: From the Heart to the Mind

Teacher Reboot Camp

Join the movement by accomplishing any goal from any of the cycles then letting us know through a blog reflection or status update on our Facebook community or on Twitter, @30GoalsEdu . Welcome to Cycle 6 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Inspire Forward ! .

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10 Super Geeky Tips for the New Year

The Daring Librarian

Oh and in the small print I said 3 important things - Change your passwords twice a year, have a different password for Facebook that you don''t use for ANYwhere else because FB''s security is notoriously craptastic (and the bank, too), and as a disclaimer - I''m not a security expert and nothing is foolproof. Dropbox allows you store your files online, easily share files with others, and sync your documents with multiple computers and mobile devices.

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Goal: From the Heart to the Mind

Teacher Reboot Camp

Join the movement by accomplishing any goal from any of the cycles then letting us know through a blog reflection or status update on our Facebook community or on Twitter, @30GoalsEdu . Welcome to Cycle 6 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Inspire Forward ! .

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Experiences in Self-Determined Learning: Moving from Education 1.0 Through Education 2.0 Towards Education 3.0

User Generated Education

This theory requires the student to passively accept information and knowledge as presented by the instructor (Pogue, 2009, para. Possible networks, many with corresponding apps, include: Facebook, Twitter, Edmodo, Instagram, Blogging sites, Youtube, and other social networks. 2009).

Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with 'e's

Global social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter support various forms of communication and sharing actions that were previously unavailable. 2009) The Wisdom of Crowds.

New Teacher Chat: We’re Back with an #ntchat Re-Boot on #FlipGrid

Teaching With Soul

When I left the work as a principal to explore new careers in the education landscape, I jumped on social media for the first time in 2009 and joined Twitter. Since Flipgrid can be used on computer and mobile you can respond anywhere at anytime! Teaching is hard.

Technology I use on a Daily Basis - 2016 Version

Educational Technology Guy

I use it as a mobile hotspot for my Chromebook while traveling too. I use this at home for media consumption - Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Movies, Music. Sites and services I use include Feedly feed reader, Pocket, LinkedIn, TweetDeck, Google+ and Facebook.

Digital Divide = Educational Divide = Urgent Action Needed

Tomorrow's Learners

As the table below demonstrates from 2009 we are situated in the top-left quadrant where we have high reading performance as a country but above average impact of socio-economic status. 2009).

TeachThought Library: 10 Learning Models & Frameworks

TeachThought - Learn better.

This is part of the limitation of a blog, and the allure of social media sites like facebook and pinterest. TeachThought Library: 10 Learning Models & Frameworks. by TeachThought Staff. For professional development around these ideas, contact us.

New Teacher Chat: We’re Back with an #ntchat Re-Boot on #FlipGrid

Teaching With Soul

When I left the work as a principal to explore new careers in the education landscape, I jumped on social media for the first time in 2009 and joined Twitter. Since Flipgrid can be used on computer and mobile you can respond anywhere at anytime! Teaching is hard.

’15 The Year of Wearable

The Thinking Stick

2007: The Year of the Network (Can we say Twitter and Facebook). 2009: Bringing Social Learning to the Masses (Education goes deeper in understanding social connections). 2010: The Year of the Mobile Web (iPad, Android, iPhone do I need to say more?).

Publishing 3.0 - A new model for independent educational publishing

Nik Peachey

Tools for Teachers back in 2009, but I’ve never felt that the time, the technology or the market was at the right place. powered by tricider You can also follow the project on Facebook by going to The Digital Classroom and clicking on 'Like'.

Looking Back At 2010 And Looking Forward To 2011.

The Web20Classroom

I wrote a post on December 28, 2009 where I talked about tools that I thought would have a break out year. They are moving more and more into the mobile market and now you can do video calls on the iPhone.

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Rewired, not fade away

Learning with 'e's

Read, for example, this piece by Mason (2009) on the addictive personality, and you will see that such seemingly clear cut arguments are in reality far from straightforward.

The 100 Worst Ed-Tech Debacles of the Decade

Hack Education

In an era before Facebook or Edmodo, the social networking site Ning was, for a time, quite popular with educators. There was a regularly updated Facebook page, a Twitter account, as well as a LinkedIn profile for its supposed president.

5 Considerations for Using Electronic Books in Schools

The 21st Century Principal

of total US book sales in 2009 to 5% of the market in first quarter of 2010.” Perhaps electronic text books can somehow capitalize on the use of social networks like Twitter or Facebook. At the top of the 2011 Horizon Report’s technology adoption list is electronic books.

Google+ Teacher Academy, Seattle!

The Daring Librarian

You see, I missed my opportunity to go the Washington, DC 2009 GTA in my own backyeard with my mentor Joyce Valenza and my former student teacher the awesome Danielle Du Puis. Hi, I''m Gwyneth and I''ve never liked Facebook.

Ed Tech News, a New Podcast, and the Hack Education Roundup!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Lesson plans can be shared via LearnBoost, but also via Twitter or Facebook and can be embedded on websites and/or blogs. Research and Data Rey Junco continues to publish interesting research on how Facebook is impacting students'' academic performance. Among his latest findings: "Time spent on Facebook was negatively related to overall college GPA. The average time students spent on Facebook was 106 minutes per day.