The Personal Learning Network
Issued by Concordia University
Develops and maintains a personal learning network that creates connections with resources, educators, leaders, and innovators in the field of educational technology and other related disciplines [0.25]Additional Details
Evidence of at least 5 of the following: start a blog related to a topic of interest; write a post as a guest blogger; create and host a Google Hangout based on a specific theme related to an area of interest in education or a related field; build and offer an independent course; tutor, mentor, or assist another to learn via online or distance technologies; teach as an adjunct instructor at an existing school of any level; and participate on LinkedIn.
(continued from above) become a "tweacher" or Twitter Teacher, host a webinar present at a virtual conference or virtually at a traditional conference, create a YouTube channel become a content curator of resources related to education or a field of interest, write for an open access journal, and create and share infographics.
A brief reflection (2-3 paragraphs or equivalent) explaining how the learner will use the PLN to continue to grow and serve others in his or her professional development.