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Extender Blogs, mOOC Cohort

Ontario Extend mOOC – Module 4

I’m currently participating in the eCampus Ontario Extend mOOC focused on technology enabled learning.  As part of this medium sized Open Online Course (mOOC) it was suggested that participants keep an ongoing set of notes to document and organize their thoughts about the experience.  As a way to document my experience I’m going to be keeping informal … Continue reading Ontario Extend mOOC – Module 4

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9X9X25 Challenge, East Cohort, Extender Blogs, Open Cohort, West Cohort

Cultivating my PLN Garden

I have always loved learning from my colleagues and other educators. I loved attending PD Day activities with my school board. I love going to conferences and participating in workshops or webinars. I love taking courses and learning new things. Look up lifelong learner in the dictionary and you’ll see my name!  However, when I first signed up for Twitter, I didn’t “get it”. I almost abandoned it altogether, but I started following some of the educators that I really […]

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Extender Blogs

Personal Learning Network. Please RSVP.

Ontario Extend Instructions: “Write a blog post on the topic ‘Extending your PLN'” Well first, I need to document some treasures from the reading. Treasures from the reading: Twitter Directory for Higher Education Education Chat Calendar Now that that’s taken care of, I’d like to take a moment to express my excitement.  I had no idea Twitter is the place to be for educators. I spent the day Saturday lurking and blogging. I’m clearly fully committed. I just viewed one […]

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Extender Blogs, West Cohort

Lurking in #HEdigid

On Friday, July 13, 2018, I participated in my first slow twitter chat with Higher Education Digital Identity (a.k.a. #HEdigID) Chat. Once a month, on the second Friday, the assigned host, in this case @SuzanKoseoglu, posts 6 questions and the conversation usually continues over 24 hours. A transcript of the first 24 hours is collected and posted. I experienced my first slow chat and my first twitter storm. A slow chat, unlike twitter chats that are scheduled over a one hour period, […]

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Extender Blogs, West Cohort

Meet PLN Warrior

PLN Warrior’s  superpower is harnessing the web to create a personal learning NETwork of like-minded heros who will work to build and defend an open learning environment that seeks to benefit all! We are just a few days into #ExtendWest and I am already seeing the benefits of having a personal learning network with the tool of Twitter. It is energizing and nourishing. However, I am seeing that to benefit and to be a benefit to others, you have to go […]

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