Category Archives: Learning network

Building a PLN with Web 2.0 Tools

mlbourgeois | January 25, 2009 A presentation by Michelle Bourgeois, Colleen Glaude, and Katie Morrow at FETC 2009

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Communities of Practice and Virtual Learning Communities – benefits, barriers and success factors

A virtual Community of Practice (CoP) is a network of individuals who share a domain of interest about which they communicate online. The practitioners share resources (for example experiences, problems and solutions, tools, methodologies). Such communication results in the improvement … Continue reading

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Networked School Self-evaluation

This publication in NCSL’s Network leadership in action series is a practical development tool designed to provide school and network leaders with ideas to get started with Networked School Self-evaluation (NSSe). This booklet presents a process and four approaches developed … Continue reading

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Lifelong Learning in Professional Learning Networks

A professionally oriented virtual community is geared toward professionals and/or discusses subjects from a professional environment. Professionals participate in this type of community in order to contact and exchange information with people outside of their own team or organisation who … Continue reading

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