"One of the reasons why I did not dwell a lot on the topic of RSS feeds on " 23 Excellent Tools for Teacher's Professional Development " is because I was planning a separate post for it alone. So what the heck is RSS feed all about and what importance does it have for me as a teacher ?"
Cyber attacks on computers that run the nation’s energy grid, nuclear reactors and water-treatment plants are increasing with potentially lethal effects, the Department of Homeland Security’s top investigator said.
Successful infiltrations of computer networks have the potential to create large-scale power outages or cause “physical damage, loss of life and other cascading effects that could disrupt services,” Charles Edwards, the agency’s acting inspector general, said in prepared testimony for a congressional hearing today.
"We all know that education budgets are getting cut more and more, and that meaningful professional development opportunities have unfortunately become a bit of an oxymoron in education. Not only can being a "connected educator" help change that, but it can also provide you with ongoing inspiration and support. I'd even go as far to argue that being connected will be the most impactful thing you can do in your career.
So with all of that said, I'd like to provide you with these ten tips on how you can get connected -- starting tomorrow."