The U.S. Department of Education has decreed October as Connected Educator Month. The goal is to help educators thrive in a connected world. Here is Secretary of Education Arne Duncan describing this initiative:
In honor of CEM, the Learning Network published a list from 28 educators explaining what “connected education” looks like to them. I contributed a brief explanation of our amazing new classroom–A123. Check out the post with teacher contributions from all over the country. It’s full of possibilities!