Once you have chosen which type of blog you are going to create (personal or class) please create a post introducing yourself or your class and why you are starting a blog. Then in the comments below post a link to your blog. Be sure to include your name in order to get full credit. Please complete before our next session.
In the comments below, please list your Twitter username as well as your name in order to get full credit for this assignment.

Tweet your responses at me- @kellyisabull to the following three questions (you should have three different tweets!

1. In 140 characters or less describe how you felt after viewing the video Social Media Revolution 2012

2. In 140 characters or less discuss one way to use Social Media in your classroom

3. In 140 characters or less post a link to a resource for using Social Media in the classroom

Please Tweet before our next meeting.
Your assignment this week is to create a Pinterest board with resources related to using iPads in the classroom. You need to find at least 10 new and different resources. In the description of each, provide a short description of how you would use each in your classroom. Then post the link to your Pinterest board in the comments section below. Be sure to include your name at the end of your post to get full credit. Please complete this before our next meeting. 
As you watched the video with Timon & Pumbaa could you  think about of ways you could present Internet Safety to your own class using technology? Are there any resources already available to you (post links)? Can you think of any videos available online that you can show (post links)? Post your responses to these questions in the comments. Be sure to include your name at the end of your comment to get full credit for your response. Complete before our next class session.
Welcome to New Literacies and 21st Century Technologies Professional Development. Please post your name, the grade level you teach, and personal comfort level with technology in the comment section.  

Need help determining your comfort level with technology? copy & paste this link and take this short quiz to help you out!


Kelly Budnick, 2nd Grade, Technology Super User- I use technology regularly and could teach classes on how to use technology in the classroom!


    Reply/comment on the parent post/question posed in the blog post with your response/ required posting for the weeks assignment. 

    I will also post a topic post for each weeks topic for you to post any interesting links or information having to do with the topic of the week. Feel free to share with the class!