Category Archives: PLN

Let’s tell a story – Let’s build a story : Social media in schools

I have had some interesting conversations recently about school’s use of social media. Opinions range from the very hesitant and quite wary to very positive and amazingly enthusiastic. I have read articles about the downturn in interest in Twitter, the swaying audience of other tools. They are good conversations and ones I hope to extend by […]

Community ~ Curiosity ~ Creativity

Community ~ Curiosity ~ Creativity  #GTASyd 2014 This morning, I am feeling a sense of community, curiosity and creativity : combined with a little bit of travel weary, end of term exhaustion. These were the themes of the mentor presentations at the Google Teacher Academy I attended during this whirlwind week, which began with sharing the Google […]

A story about collaboration

How a group of five teachers came to present at ICTEV Conference on #TMMelb Anyone who has read this blog before will know that I am passionate about the Teachmeet movement. My involvement has opened many doors to me and one of the most significant things has been the people I have met. Earlier this […]

Jump on board

As I browse Twitter and read blogs I am inspired and amazed by the enthusiastic members of the teaching profession who take the time to share their feelings, knowledge and skills. I know there are wonderful teachers who do not appear in my Twitterstream or RSS feeds, but I am struck by those that do. […]