Connected Learning

Discover Next Practices in Learning and Teaching within the NROC Network, and across the wider Digital Media and Learning (DML), Open Education Resource (OER), Online Education, and Learning Design communities.
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#ConnectedPD First Friday - What Makes a Great Online Teacher Professional Development Community?   An exploration with guest @TomdeBoor of the history, current state, and future visions of online teacher professional development communities. 06/13/2013
#ConnectedPD First Friday - Integrating Formal and Informal Professional Development–Challenges and Opportunities An exploration of challenges of how to integrate informal, educator-driven professional development with more structured, formal professional development happening on the local level--with guest,... 05/06/2013
#ConnectedPD First Friday - Peer to Peer Learning An exploration of the Power of Peer Learning with guests Karen Fasimpaur and Mike Agostenelli, joining the Twitter chat live from their session at #NCCE2013 Tech conference. 04/18/2013
#ConnectedPD First Friday - Confidence through Connectedness #ConnectedPD joins #edchat and Educators PLN founder Tom Whitby to disucss Confidence through Connectedness. 02/11/2013
#ConnectedPD First Friday -- Differentiated PD Our topic: Differentiated Professional Development with Thomas C. Murray (@thomascmurray), Director of Technology and Cyber Education, Quakertown Community School District, Pennsylvania. Tom received... 01/04/2013
First Friday - #ConnectedPD 2012-13 Flash Re/Preview 2012 year end review and look ahead to 2013 with Ahrash Bissell and Ruth Rominger from the NROC project 12/07/2012
First Friday - #ConnectedPD wraps up #K12online12 with Peggy George #ConnectedPD joins #k12online12 conference organizer Peggy George and catalyzer of Visioning New Curriculum strand Karen Fasimpaur for the 2012 conference wrap-up. 11/05/2012
First Friday - Resources for teachers and the K12 Online teacher-led conference with Peggy George A chat with #k12online12 conference organizer Peggy George and catalyzer of Visioning New Curriculum strand Karen Fasimpaur. A great conversation about the origins and evolution of the K12 Online... 10/10/2012
First Friday - Why Your Sharing Matters with George Couros, founder of Connected Principals. The founder of the active community called Connected Principals chats about why educators sharing their experiences and resources with each other through all types of participatory professional... 09/10/2012
First Friday - Finding the Catalyst(s) for the Education Revolution Live from the 2012 AERO conference in Portland. Exploring topics in catalyzing an education revolution. Read the Storify at link below. 08/03/2012
First Friday - Curation as SuperPower Exploration of Curation as 21st Century literacy, review of Enrique Legaspi's Big Ideas presentation--"Create, Curate, Share" xlsx 07/03/2012
Connected PD NROC’s professional development project, Connected PD, aims to support educators in becoming active practitioners of Connected Learning. The project is inspired by the blossoming of Next... 06/28/2012
First Friday - Networked: The New Social Operating System Conversation with Lee Rainie, Director of Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, exploring insights from new book Networked, and recent Pew reports on social media, youth,... 06/03/2012
First Friday - P2PU School of Education: New Models of Open Professional Development Conversation with guests Karen Fasimpaur, Open Education Evangelist, and Philipp Schmidt, co-founder of P2PU, exploring New Models of Open Professional Development, especially ... 05/08/2012
First Friday- Game-based Teacher Professional Development 3D GameLab teachers camp, social network knowledge construction model, and the use of badges in professional development, with guest Lisa Dawley, Professor of Educational Technology, Boise State... xls 04/09/2012
First Friday - Connected Learning, Connected Learning Communities Conversation with guest Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach (@snbeach), educator and co-author of the The Connected Educator exploring the learning lives of educators. Sheryl co-founded  Powerful... 03/10/2012
First Friday - 24/7 Professional Development and Social Media A lively conversation with Steve Hargadon, founder, Classroom 2.0 social network, host of the Future of Education interview series, and co-chair of the annual Global... 02/05/2012
First Friday - Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) Find out about how Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) are being used for professional development and student assessment with guest Dr.Thomas Ho. Good resource links in chat archive attached. 02/01/2012
First Friday - Flipped Classroom Jon Bergmann (@jonbergmann), flipped classroom co-founder and science teacher at Woodland Park High School in Colorado, was our guest. Archive has some great links to historical reviews of flipped... 12/11/2011
First Friday - Teacher Professional Development and Participatory Learning Howard Rheingold was our featured guest in the November First Friday live #connectedPD twitter chat to talk about participatory learning and teacher professional development in face to face and... 11/07/2011