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The Most Anticipated Tech Tools of Back-to-School 2011

The Most Anticipated Tech Tools of Back-to-School 2011

| August 15, 2011 | 15 Comments

Over the course of the last few weeks, I have been asking educators to tell me which new technology tool they were most looking forward to bringing with them back-to-school this fall. These didn’t have to be new tools per se; just new to the survey respondent for this school year. And these didn’t have […]

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How are Educators Using Google Plus Hangouts?

How are Educators Using Google Plus Hangouts?

| July 26, 2011 | 23 Comments

As more people join Google’s new social network, Google+, they’re figuring out how to take advantage of some of the innovative uses for the site. One obvious use for educators is to boost their personal and professional network, particularly as the service offers more granular controls for privacy and sharing. Within these Circles, as each […]

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Will Google+ Replace Twitter or Facebook for Teachers?

Will Google+ Replace Twitter or Facebook for Teachers?

| July 11, 2011 | 11 Comments

It’s been almost two weeks since the launch of the “field trial” of Google’s new social network, Google Plus. As the hype grows, more and more people are receiving their invitations to the service, and in turn, there are an increasing number of discussions about how Google Plus might work for teaching and learning. (Take […]

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