So this week, I’ve spent countless hours scouring the blogs and Twitterverse and aggregated together some of the most interesting nuggets. From articles to infographics, class sites and folks to follow, this is just one glimpse into the wide world of DEN. Hungry for more? Dont’ forget to scroll back through previous weeks!
Articles from the Community
- Ontario DEN STAR Rola Tibshirani shares a wonderful post on learning goals and the various tools she used to support that
- Missouri STAR Debbie Fucoloro shares a great image on being too busy to learn technology
- Pennsylvania STAR Dianne Krauss shares 21 free ebooks that make you a better teacher
- Michigan DEN STAR Dave Tchozewski shares an article debunking a popular teacher evaluation method.
Favorite Tweet from the Community
— Bill Corcoran (@BCor_2) April 12, 2014
Blogs/Wikis/Class sites from the Community
- Mrs. Shareski’s Grade 2/3 blog highlights the classroom experiences of Paula Shareski’s students. (Yes, I’m bias but she really does a great job sharing student learning)
- William Chamberlain has been blogging with students for years. His class blog is full of great updates featuring many interesting technology resources.
People from the Community to Follow
Person of Interest
This week’s DEN Person of Interest is Darren Kuropatwa. Darren has been doing interesting and powerful work as both a classroom teacher, presenter and in his current role as a learning consultant with Winnipeg St. James-Assiniboia district. Darren mastered the idea of a classroom scribe as part of his calculus courses. Darren has also mastered a wonderful video blogging format he calls “While Walking“. These are short,thoughtful prompts and reflections done on his walk home from work.
Why not track and follow these people on twitter and better yet, leave them a comment telling thanking them for their contributions.
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