Be Kind

Be Kind Online!

T.H.I.N.K. Before You Post: Ok, so this week there were so many different directions that I could have gone with my post. But after thinking about it, I realized that what I really wanted to talk about, in depth, was the “T.H.I.N.K. Before You Post” poster created and shared by Melissa Pilakowski in October 2015. …

social media

Much Ado About Social Media!

“Youth who grew up in the age of social media understand it better than most adults, and not just kinda like something dissociated from real life.”  – Driena, age 18 This week’s COETAIL exploration was all about teens and social media. The key questions we were looking to answer were: How do students connect with…

My Learning Communities

The above mind map shows a little bit of the ways in which I am connected to other educators and education organizations around the world. The increased popularity of social media has allowed for more collaboration and contact over the past decade. I am in learning communities with people on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. I…