The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network
JULY 17, 2012
Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. A PLN is “a system of interpersonal connections and resources that support informal learning” (Trust, 2012). RSS readers allow educators to rapidly skim through hundreds of blog posts and articles to find the most relevant information to their practice. Many students are participating in PLNs to learn skills that are not taught in their schools (computer programming, photography/videography, graphic design, foreign languages).