geeking out

As part of Connected Educator Month, which is taking place in the month of October, Hive Learning Networks and Educator Innovator at the National Writing Project are faciltiating a series called Learning Aloud Geekouts! The series kicks off on Monday, September 30 at 4:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. PT. This special kickoff is an "unHangout" event where educators in the Maker movement will facilitate...
"The digital world is creating new opportunities for youth to grapple with social norms, explore interests, develop technical skills, and experiment with new forms of self-expression. These activities have captured teens’ attention because they provide avenues for extending social worlds, self-directed learning, and independence." Living and Learning with New Media is a white paper produced by...