Tag Archives: social media

Blogging for Educational Purposes

Tara Arntsen
Tara Arntsen

I want to expand on another educational resource that I mentioned in TESOL Connections back in January called Kidblog. Although some might think of blogging as an activity for people with too much free time, it can also be integrated … Continue reading

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Moving Education Online

Tara Arntsen
Tara Arntsen

Jenkins, Clinton, Purushotma, Robison, and Weigel (2006) describe participatory cultures, outlines new media literacy skills, and explains the importance of learning and teaching these skills in their white paper “Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century” … Continue reading

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$5.69 Professional Development

Ayanna Cooper
Ayanna Cooper

Welcome to the online discussion about Professional Development on a shoestring budget! When reflecting on Rehab Rajab’s article I thought a lot about the ways in which I participate in low cost professional development activities. I have to admit although … Continue reading

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Missing in cyberspace

Lydia Kuniholm
Lydia Kuniholm

It’s that time of year when many educators return to their desks, myself included.  Much of my professional activity is tied in with the Internet and social media, so when I’m on holiday I seemingly vanish into thin air.  As … Continue reading

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