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“Crowd Accelerated Innovation” and its implications for education | Connected Principals

“Crowd Accelerated Innovation” and its implications for education | Connected Principals | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
Share Perhaps my greatest professional passion these days is promoting innovative schools cultures, and particularly ones which facilitate our students in becoming innovators.   So I am especially taken with a new article in Wired Magazine (January 2011), by TED curator Chris Anderson, on “How Crowd Accelerated Innovation Can Change the World.”  (Or see Anderson’s [...]
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Professional Development for Teachers – Developing a PLN – Part 2 ...

Professional Development for Teachers – Developing a PLN – Part 2 ... | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
Trending Education - Professional Development for Teachers – Developing a PLN – Part 2 “The How To”
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Digital textbooks scroll schools into new era - JSOnline

Digital textbooks scroll schools into new era - JSOnline | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
The proliferation of mobile technology, which is leading some schools to experiment with one-to-one computing initiatives, combined with the expansion of traditional textbook publishers onto the Internet means that many students are reading in a whole new way. (RT @poppymasselos: Digital textbooks scroll schools into new era http://bit.ly/hM4oGU)
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RSA Animate - Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us

RSA Animate - Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
This lively RSA Animate, adapted from Dan Pink's talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace. www.theRSA.org
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Twitter and Professional Development Teacher to Teacher

She answered, “It's a great resource for personal professional development.” That answer was good enough for me to decide to ...
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The Power of Self-Selected Professional Development

The Power of Self-Selected Professional Development | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
Professional development is on the agenda. The audience is made up of new teachers, teachers with a few years under their ...
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Dissent Magazine - Winter 2011 Issue - Got Dough? Public Scho...

Dissent Magazine - Winter 2011 Issue - Got Dough? Public Scho... | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
The cost of K–12 public schooling in the United States comes to well over $500 billion per year. So, how much influence could anyone in the private sector exert by controlling just a few billion dolla... (RT @davidsirota: MUST READ: Devastating piece on corruption of Gates/Broad foundations & Education-Industrial Complex http://bit.ly/hMEa8G #RealJournalism)
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Leading @Google: Daniel Pink

Leading @Google: Daniel Pink | SelfDirectedPD | Scoop.it
Daniel H. Pink is the author of the long-running New York Times and BusinessWeek bestseller A WHOLE NEW MIND, as well as THE ADVENTURES OF JOHNNY BUNKO and FREE AGENT NATION. He has written for The New York Times,Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and Wired, where he is a contributing editor. He has provided analysis of business trends for CNN, CNBC, ABC, NPR, and other networks in the US and abroad. He lectures to corporations, associations, and universities around the world on economic transformation and the new workplace. Pinks A WHOLE NEW MIND: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future charts the rise of right-brain thinking in modern economies and describes the six abilities individuals and organizations must master in an outsourced, automated age. In addition to its long-running bestseller status it has been translated into 20 languages. THE ADVENTURES OF JOHNNY BUNKO: The Last Career Guide Youll Ever Need, was the first American business book in the Japanese comic format known as manga. Illustrated by award-winning artist Rob Ten Pas, this was one of the bestselling graphic novels of 2008 and the only graphic novel ever to become a BusinessWeek bestseller. The book is now being translated into 14 languages. Pinks first book, FREE AGENT NATION: The Future of Working for Yourself, was a Washington Post bestseller that Publishers Weekly says has become a cornerstone of employee-management relations. His newest work, DRIVE: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates ...
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