AP Wire | 01/22/2005 | Senators trying new communications tool: Blogs
WOW! This is really catching on. Like the story I FURLed earlier today about the school board trustee, this is another example of a high level elected official making themselves available to their people. What an amazing insight into the way our country’s government operates this will be! Oh, and this was another google alert gem brought to me while I was working on my own blog.
School trustee starts Blog to communicate
This story suggests an awesome level of empowerment for – and a connection between – the highest levels of an educational institution, and the people they serve. Hallelujia. BTW, this came to me from a google alert while I was working. ;)
Welcome to SIF
Lets all get behind this.
Online Learning Update
He doesn’t define it here, but the idea of connectivism, as opposed to behaviorism, cognitivism, or constructivism might be an important idea and might capture some of what we are talking about at the OCDE.
Laurie Taylor: Curriculum Vitae
It looks like one of my peers has been very busy writing about gender and video games. This apge includes lots of great titles, links, and hints about what else is out there. BTW, this was brought to me by an MSN Search RSS feed while I slept. ;)
21st Century Skills
This is not new, but it is a great discusison of 21st century skills in education… and worth archiving and drawing others’ attention to.
U2 Tour News from U2tours.com
This is most important because it reveals San Diego as the first location in the 2005 Vertigo Tour… but check out the mention of using iTunes like, well, iVideo.