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Social learning is how work gets redesigned in the network era | Harold Jarche

Social learning is how work gets redesigned in the network era | Harold Jarche | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
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"Social learning, facilitated by transparency, work narration and shared power, keeps everyone involved in organizational redesign, through ongoing conversations. John Kellden clearly shows the value of social learning, inThe 11 Conversations: it’s return on engagement."

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Sustainable Practice | Leading Today

Sustainable Practice | Leading Today | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
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"So how do we open our practice so that we attain a sustainable reality that meets the needs of the students we teach? "

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The knowledge is in the network | New Zealand Education Review

The knowledge is in the network | New Zealand Education Review | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
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I discuss how online social media networks are taking professional learning in bold new directions.

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Ten Tips for Becoming a Connected Educator

Ten Tips for Becoming a Connected Educator | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
ASCD's annual conference (see #ASCD13 on Twitter) recently came to a close, and one of the main themes that kept surfacing was the need for more "connected educators." At this conference, there were
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Learning with 'e's: Learning is changing

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"...we are witnessing our expectations changing though our demand to be informed faster, our need for instant connection and our impatience with delays. He believes we are also seeing a blurring of the boundaries, between formal and informal learning, between formal education and work based learning."

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Enhancing Rural Learning through Communication Technology ...

The use of communication technology to support learning is a growing trend within our rural communities. However, many rural schools have indicated they would love quality professional learning and support to ensure that ...
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The eLearning Buzz: Professional Learning - Whose Responsibility ...

The eLearning Buzz: Professional Learning - Whose Responsibility ... | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
What happens in your schools in terms of Action Research / Professional Learning? Do you value different forms of Social Media as part of your daily professional learning? e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Scoop.It, LinkedIn.
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How to Evaluate Learning: Kirkpatrick Model for the 21st Century—A Revision | Social Learning Blog

How to Evaluate Learning: Kirkpatrick Model for the 21st Century—A Revision | Social Learning Blog | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
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A useful resource for thinking abut how we evaluate professional learning.

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4 Key Emerging Trends in LMS | Upside Learning Blog

4 Key Emerging Trends in LMS | Upside Learning Blog | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

The question then is, how will the LMS of the future look like? While there is no knowing for sure what will happen over the next 3 – 5 years, there are some key trends that may find a prominent place in the evolution of the LMS in the coming time.....

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Weaving the next workplace | Harold Jarche

Weaving the next workplace | Harold Jarche | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

"...thinking of jobs as buckets to fill can leave them empty or half-full. Instead, if you think of the organization as a network, then you look for gaps that need to be connected..."

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A “Connecting” Educator | Amplified Administrators

A “Connecting” Educator | Amplified Administrators | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

... The authors describe three components in this new view of learning with and from colleagues: Professional Learning Communities (PLC), Personal Learning Networks (PLN), and Communities of Practice (CoP).

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The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network « Allison Rossett

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network « Allison Rossett | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs). PLNs connect them with a global network of contacts and resources....

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How Social Media can Enhance Schools as Professional Learning Communities

How Social Media can Enhance Schools as Professional Learning Communities | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
The field of social media is a burgeoning area of communication, and one that educators cannot ignore. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Diigo, GooglePlus – these platforms for communication are not goi...
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12 Reasons Why MOOCs Will Change the World | Social Learning Blog

12 Reasons Why MOOCs Will Change the World | Social Learning Blog | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
While not yet proven, a new learning trend that has caught my eye is MOOCs, which stands for “massively open online courses.” As many of you already know,
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"Companies need to attract talent, however, and sooner or later some leading edge firms are going to figure out how to leverage MOOCs, either for recruiting or employee education or both."

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Wirearchy -

Wirearchy - | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
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"t’s essential, in this interconnected age of instant accessibility to information and knowledge, that as a leader and manager you are aware of the potent force that is contained in networks of connected information and people."

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Education Week: Professional Learning Networks Taking Off

Education Week: Professional Learning Networks Taking Off | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
As budget cuts continue to limit district-level training opportunities, PLNs take an organic, grassroots approach to professional development.

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Social learning is how work gets redesigned in the network era | Harold Jarche

Social learning is how work gets redesigned in the network era | Harold Jarche | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
KarenMelhuishSpencer's insight:

"Social learning, facilitated by transparency, work narration and shared power, keeps everyone involved in organizational redesign, through ongoing conversations. John Kellden clearly shows the value of social learning, inThe 11 Conversations: it’s return on engagement."

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Professional Learning Communities in action | GUEST OPINION - Arlington Times

Professional Learning Communities in action | GUEST OPINION - Arlington Times | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
The Atlantic Professional Learning Communities in action | GUEST OPINION Arlington Times In the Arlington School District, teachers work in Professional Learning Communities (PLCs).
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Teachers using exclusive networks for professional learning

Teachers using exclusive networks for professional learning | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
While K-12 teachers often use mainstream social platforms such as Facebook, they are more likely to seek out and return to more exclusive networks that meet their professional needs.
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A Day in the Life of a Connected Educator – Using social media in 21st century classrooms

A Day in the Life of a Connected Educator – Using social media in 21st century classrooms | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

"...One of the most common questions we get is, “But where do we find the time to use all this new technology?” To answer that question, we developed this infographic – A Day in the Life of a Connected Educator..."

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Do not wait to take control of your professional development | Harold Jarche

Do not wait to take control of your professional development | Harold Jarche | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

"...Most recruiters will tell you that the time to build your network is before you become unemployed. It’s the same with professional development. If the only knowledge-building activities you do are ones mandated by your employer, then you may be in trouble. Developing a network of thoughtful people who can help in your professional life would be a good start...."

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300+ Educational Twitter Hashtags Being Used Right Now | Edudemic

300+ Educational Twitter Hashtags Being Used Right Now | Edudemic | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

"..Are you looking to figure out exactly which Twitter hashtag is the right one to follow? There’s no shortage of options and it can feel overwhelming. Sure, there’s the popular #edchat and #edtech hashtags most of us follow. But what about the more focused tags that you’re missing out on?..."

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A quick case for social technologies | Harold Jarche

A quick case for social technologies | Harold Jarche | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it

I have been reviewing a number of resources I have collected on social media, social learning and return on investment. The bottom line seems very clear to me. Social technologies remove artificial organizational boundaries and let knowledge be shared more easily.....

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Social Media and the Professional Learning Community – Networks, Collaboration & Communication

Social Media and the Professional Learning Community – Networks, Collaboration & Communication | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
The research has been clear and consistent for over 30 years—collaborative cultures in which teachers focus on improving their teaching practice, learn from each other, and are well led and support...
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Education Week: Social Networking and Teacher Professional Development

Education Week: Social Networking and Teacher Professional Development | Stories of connected professional learning | Scoop.it
A lively discussion of teacher social networking and its role in teacher learning and career satisfaction, and for suggestions on getting the most out of online collaboration.
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