Starter Kit:
Quick Web 2.0 Glossary
How to create a blog on Blogger
More Complete Web 2.0 Glossary
Glossary for Beginning Bloggers
20 common mistakes that Bloggers make and how to avoid making them
Seven Ways to Find Teachers on Twitter
A Twitterholic's Guide to Tweets, Hashtags, and All Things Twitter

Recommended Blogs
Getting Smart
21st Century Teaching and Learning
apophenia (Danah Boyd)
Connected Principals
Free Technology for Teachers
HASTAC: Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaboratory (See especially Cathy Davidson)
Langwitches Blog
Teach Paperless
Think Thank Thunk
Voices from the Learning Revolution
Wright's Room

Recommended Tweeters
@snbeach, @whatedsaid, @JonathanEMartin, @langwitches, @rhawk, @larrykahn, @dgende, @WendyDrexler, @willrich45, @dlaufenberg, @suludavis

NING Communities

Independent Schools Educator's Network (join AIMS Technology Retreat 2011 group)
Classroom 2.0
English Companion Ning
Educator's PLN
ISTE Community (join SIG IS group)
Global Education Collaborative


Twitter for Teachers Wiki
**HOW TO: Use Twitter Lists**
10 Commandments of Twitter Etiquette
Ten Terrific Twitter Tools
Twitter Collection on Bigenho Diigo
Twitter Rubric
100 Tips, Apps and Resources for Teachers on Twitter
Collaborative note taking using Twitter

Educational Hashtags edhashtags.html
#isedchat, #edchat, #edtech, #teacher, #education, #schools

Synchronous Chats in Twitter
#isedchat Thursday nights at 7:00 E.S.T.
#edchat, Tuesday nights at 7:00 E.S.T.

10 ways to help students develop a PLN

What Is RSS?

Professional Development

Powerful Learning Practice


Pecha Kucha
2nd Life for Educators


danah boyd: Living and Learning with Social Media
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boyd, danah (2010). Dynamic Debates: An analysis of group polarization over time on Twitter.(DRAFT)
Weblogg-ed (Will Richardson): Konrad Glogowski 's Blogging Session at NECC
Clive Thompson article on Andrea Lunsford's Stanford Study
Edweb survey of educators and social networking
Forrester research on social networking
NSBA report on social networking
MacArthur Foundation: Summary of Findings from the Digital Youth Project
McCarthy, J. & boyd, d.(2005). Digital backchannels in chared physical spaces: Experiences at an academic conference.
Stephen Downes- 2005 presentation titled: Learning Networks- Theory and Practice


Weblogg-ed (Will Richardson): The Obama Speech
PBS Teachers: Facing Up to Facebook
Classroom 2.0: Roadblocks to Social Networks in Classrooms
Why Hasn't Social Networking Taken Off in Education?
NEA: Online Social Networking for Educators
NCTE Definition of 21st Century Literacies
Social Networking article in Wikipedia
facebook statistics
world population
Howard Gardiner on learning in the digital era
Clay Shirky
Dan Pink on Education
Sir Ken Robinson
NPR - Wikipedia: A Victim of Its Own Success?


Are Kids Different Because of Digital Media?
Common Craft Social Networking
Viral Education 2.0
101 Educational Use of Facebook (scroll down for video)
Web Site Story
Social Networking (A Musical Introduction)
Digital Nation: Your Stories
See Sally Research
The Networked Student
No Future Left Behind
Eric Whitacre's Virtual Choir
Mizuko Ito on Why Time Spent Online Is Important for Teen Development
MIchael Wesch Youtube Channel
Duck Soup Clip (Grouch's Commentary on Personal Networking)


Teachers' Guide to Using Facebook
NYTIMES: 5 Easy Steps to Stay Safe (and Private! on Facebook
The Web 2.0 Resume
AP Central (College Board): Critical Interpretation of Images in the AP History Classroom
NIng: How to Remove Ad Removal from an Educational Network


The Facebook Classroom: 25 Facebook Apps that Are Perfect for Online Education
Nexus Friend Grapher
The Landmark Project: Class Blogmeister
Glogster Education
flickr Groups
Persona Project at MIT
Second Life


NCTE on Facebook
NSTA on Facebook