Monthly Archives: September 2017

Culture Shift

Simply allowing students to connect is only the beginning –┬áConnected Learning: An Agenda for Research and Design. Shifting Landscapes A theme inherent in this week’s reading is the idea that change has happened and is happening, irrevocably. Our lives are … Continue reading

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Moving Beyond A Single Source of Expertise

Weapons of Mass Collaboration – Donald Tapscott The readings this week about making connections and forming networks were extremely inspiring and really made me consider the implications of how we use the Internet as a source of expertise, in particular … Continue reading

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Dive! Dive! Dive!

Today was the first day for the brand new ‘cohort’ of Year 3 children to start in my class. As I guided them through a series of orientation, ‘get to know you’ and classroom rules lessons; I reflected on a … Continue reading

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