Heather Wolpert-Gawron

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The Power of the Backchannel Discussion: Todaysmeet.com

The Power of the Backchannel Discussion: Todaysmeet.com

By on June 21, 2011

Sometime ago, I began experimenting with Twitter in the classroom as a means to create a B-storyline of Think Alouds, questions, and Advice from students in different classrooms. The point was to create an academic-level note-passing environment that could function

Anthony Cody, The Power of Facebook, and Letters to Obama

Anthony Cody, The Power of Facebook, and Letters to Obama

By on April 10, 2010

Well, I am in absolute awe of fellow Teacher Leader Network member and blogger, Anthony Cody. What began as a personal open letter to Obama on Facebook, has blossomed into a full-on social networking movement. Based on sheer eloquence, persistence,