Join us the 21st of October 2014
Millions of educators and others around the world have participated in hundreds of professional development opportunities as part of Connected Educator Month (CEM) the last two years. Originally developed by the U.S. Department of Education and its partners as part of the Connected Educators initiative, Connected Educator Month offers highly distributed, diverse and engaging activities to educators at all levels, with the ultimate goal of getting more educators more connected, spurring collaboration and innovation in the space. Source: Office of Educational Technology.
This year we wish to arrange a similar event in Norway and encourage more educators to participate and learn online.
Call for proposals Connected educator month Norway!
Submit your proposal here: Proposal!
This years’ conference is dedicated Connected Educators and Learners. Join us in our effort to get more educators online. Submit your proposal to keynote or lead a workshop. Join our list of experienced international keynote speakers. In case you missed it watch Will Richardson’s presentation below!
5 reasons everyone should be on Twitter
Here are some compelling reasons why everyone should be connected using Twitter and writing blogs!
- Twitter is free professional development
- Twitter friends become real friends
- Twitter can bring you business
- Twitter is global
- Twitter is easy
Source: Brilliant or insane
2007 Wim Veen Book; Homo zappiens growing up in a digital age
2008 David W Shafferson Book: How computer games help children learn
2009 Will Richardson (Wim Veen) Book: Why school, Personal Learning Networks
2010 (Will Richardson) – Richard DeLorenzo Book: Delivering on the promise
2011 Sheryl Nussbaum Beach Book; The Connected Educator – Aaron Sams – Jonathan Bergman Book: –Flip Your Classroom Ewan McIntosh
2012 Moliehi Sekese, winner of Microsoft expert educator, Lesotho, Tom Barrett Book: Can computers keep secrets?
2013 Gordon Stobart Book: Testing times, the uses and abuses of Assessment Kevin Honeycutt