Documenting the #RCAC13


During October and now December, I've had the privilege of co-chairing two conferences with two amazing folks - Cyndie Jacobs and Doug Sadler.  Both events were instrumental in bringing together Ontario Educators for an event of learning, sharing, and reflection on practice.  The most recent event was the Western Regional Computer Advisory Committee's Symposium 2013. [...]

Expanding the Network


Remember the great experience of #ECOO12?  So many great Ontario Educators all descending upon one location in Richmond Hill.  So many people all in the same place enjoying the presentations, keynotes, and panel discussions.  Those who were unable to make the trip could live it vicariously by following the hashtag. In addition to the formal [...]

What Does Twitter For PD Mean


  Twitter for PD?  What does this mean?  (Old radio listeners from Detroit will recognize Dick the Bruiser format) I referenced a couple of blog posts yesterday in my post about hurting yourself with social media.  There doesn’t pass a day when I see reference to using Twitter (or other social media for that matter) for professional development. Twitter [...]