The Blue Birds are Tweeting Part 3

We’ve all heard the abbreviation “PLN”, which stands for Personal Learning Network.  If we take each word separately, we can easily define a PLN as a network of people and resources used by an individual for the purposes of learning.  If we use the definition…

The Blue Birds are Tweeting Part 2

Did you miss The Blue Birds are Tweeting Part 1?  Read it HERE! In my last post, I introduced you to the idea of trying Twitter.  I suggested using www.search.twitter.com to see what people were tweeting about and how many resources are being shared.  I…

The Blue Birds are Tweeting Part 1

I often hear veteran teachers refer to their higher level students as the “Blue Birds”.  I guess that’s a reference to reading group names or something like that.  We all know that in addition to having those higher level learners in our classrooms, there are…