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5 Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) for Educators

5 Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) for Educators

| May 19, 2011 | 7 Comments

Professional development and networking are vital in any field, and that’s especially true for educators. Whether it’s coming up with fresh ideas for lesson plans and classroom activities, seeking mentorship and support from veteran educators, or cultivating resources for technology integration or for meeting state standards, teachers need one another’s expertise. That’s why working with […]

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Open Source: A New Paradigm for Language Learning

Open Source: A New Paradigm for Language Learning

| April 4, 2011 | 3 Comments

“Humans tend to use new technology in the same way they used the old technology,” says Cleve Miller, founder and managing director of English360, an online learning and open source model for English language teachers. “The first television broadcasts were of a man in an armchair with a microphone — exactly like the radio! It […]

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