Thursday, September 30, 2010
Create Your Own Personal Learning Network NEA Member Benefits Personal Learning Networks are good for college and high school students. Students can connect with others around their age that same the share interests or have the same passion. They can share information and become known alone through blogging, twitter, and other ways online. PLN's can keep expanding as you find more people to connect with. It'll benefit everyone for their future.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
A personal learning network is a group of people or social netwokring sites that you interact with and learn from. Online networking can help build a PLN. I don't know what I'm interested in or want to become in a few years. But, when I found something I wam passionate about I will connect with other people who share the same interest. You can connect with people through twitter, facebook, or blogs. Making a blogging account and blogging frequently is a good way to put your opinions and thoughts out there and hear about what other people have to say to. I can comment on someones blog and get connected with people from all over the world. This will help meet new people who share the same interest as me and we can learn from eachother. Buliding a personal learning network would be a good thing for me to do for my future.
Thursday, September 16, 2010
BHS Web 2.0 Class: What Are Your Thoughts On This Video? I think their school should not have banned facebook. I do agree that facebook and other social networking sites can be dangerous. Cyberbullying and other innapropriate behavior could be going on on these sites. But, i feel that facebook is very helpful. It is an easy way to be able to communicate with any one you know around the world, and meet new pwople too. It can also help you in your proffesional life. I think that facebook is a great tool that everyone should be allowed to use, as long as students know what's right and what's not and make good decisions.Facebook should not be banned.
Monday, September 13, 2010
I agree with this article. I think that social networking sites can help students with their future. People always say bad things about facebook and other social networking sites. These sites can actually be good and helpful foreveryone. According to the article, you can show yourself to different buisnesses, people, and cultures helps you become a professional and succeed financially later on in life. Setting up a seperate account from friends is a good idea so you canlook more proffesional to others. This article had good ideas and i really enjoyed it. 5 Easy Steps For Students To Establish Their Personal Brand Using Social Networking