How social media empowers teachers
Connectivism: A Learning Theory for the Digital Age
Informal learning is a significant aspect of our learning experience. Formal education no longer comprises the majority of our learning. Learning now occurs in a variety of ways – through communities of practice, personal networks, and through completion of work-related tasks. (George Siemens)
Read George Siemens' article here. Siemens is one of the forerunners behind the PLN movement. In this article, Siemens discusses the theory behind PLNs.
Authority in the Age of Overload
Personal Learning Networks for Educators
Twitter Hashtags and People to Follow
Hashtags are handy for following a group or a trend. Here is a list of Twitter educational hashtags worth following compiled by @cybraryman1. Click here to see the full page. @cybraryman1 has another page of People to follow on Twitter. He has arranged this page under subject headings; click here to see it.