One of my richest professional development experiences involved being a member of the Un’Plugd planning team, alongside an enthusiastic team of educators focussed on planning “off-the-grid”events which bring together educators from across the globe to collaborate, share stories & co-author the following: What Matters Most in Education and Letters from the Edge.
#EdBookClub emerged from a discussion between educators (@kellypower and @benhazzard) about how using Twitter could encourage professional dialogue. The purpose of this Twitter discussion is to engage in an informed discussion on Twitter that also provides a purpose and audience for educator tweets. It is a discussion about a common book or article, that is voted on via a TwitPoll, by educators and people interested in applying the book’s content in an education setting.
Podcast series involving a school based initiative in the areas of literacy and numeracy.