Category: Innovative Leadership

How do we..,

Saw this interesting post from Terry Heick, @terryheick at TeachThought. Terry consistently generated great content that I read regularly and dedicate to sharing with my PLN. This post on 21st Century Work: Career Readiness Isn’t What it Used to Be  is great comparison of jobs in…

Weekly Bookmarks from @mccoyderek 7.14.2014

Teacher’s Guide to Using Padlet in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning Features, strategies and ‘How to’s’ Seven Ways to Keep Informational Text Engaging Great strategies! 6 Powerful Strategies For Deeper Learning In Your Classroom 4 Stages Of Problem-Based Learning @terryheick  makes some…

Weekly Bookmarks from @mccoyderek 6.8.2014

5 EdTech Gems Hidden in the Back of the Filing Cabinet  Great tools for connected learning A Solution To The Cross Platform Classroom Problem Considerations for multiple devices 3 Things Principals Should Look for in 21st Century Classrooms Gotta be about engagement and the…

Weekly Bookmarks from @mccoyderek (weekly)

Bring Your Own Network – Brad Currie – Great piece from @bradmcurrie! Great way to think [rethink] byod! 7 effective ways to engage on Twitter Tools for Professional Learning: Curate, Share, Connect – Essential components of PLN building Disrupting Education: 8 Ideas That Will Break It Once And…

#nctlchat – A PLN for Digital Leaders

Continuing the talk of the great things that happened at #edcampelon – Enter #nctlchat! Rob Breyer @rbreyer51 and I led a talk on the impact of Twitter chats. In addition to promoting global chats like #edchat with a great plug by Steven Anderson @web20classroom,…

Its About Learning AND Sharing

A recent Twitter post inspired a great exchange between me Jennifer Marten,@jenmarten. I wanted to share this conversation because it epitomizes what effective educators are about. Effective educators should be about learning new information that will make a difference in their schools or classrooms…

Weekly Bookmarks from @mccoyderek 3.31.2014

  5 Dimensions Of Critical Digital Literacy: A Framework Great considerations/explanations here for what digital literacy is! Share out with your teachers! New: Bloom’s Taxonomy Planning Kit for Teachers I printed several of these out on 11×17 paper and have started talks with my…