Building a Powerful PLN

Powerful PLN’s

Looking to expand your learning network and find new opportunities for growth outside the walls of your school? If you are reading this, hopefully you are convinced that having a Personalized Learning Network (PLN) will allow you to grow as an educator and provide meaningful experiences for your learners.  If not, check out a previous blog, The Power of PLN’s, for some great reasons why you should get started. Great! Now that you understand the importance of being a connected educator we can dive into options for your PLN and tips for using it efficiently. Continue reading “Building a Powerful PLN”

The looks on their faces…

As educators, the things that make it all worthwhile for us is the look on a learner’s face when they have that aha moment, that “I did it” moment, or that moment when they reach success after failure. These are the moments that we live for in the classrooms. These moments are validation that we are making a difference in the lives of our learners. However, I recently saw a look on a learner’s face that I had never seen before, a very positive look, a very powerful look. I wanted to share with you how it happened. Continue reading “The looks on their faces…”