Building Your PLN

Creating Your Own Personal Learning Network

SO WHAT IS A PLN?

WHY A PLAN?

  • 24/7 PD
  • Connecting to Amazing Educators
  • Access to Resources
  • Staying "in the know" on the latest in education

USING TWITTER TO BUILD YOUR PLN

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DON'T HAVE A TWITTER ACCOUNT?

1. Go to https://twitter.com/signup

2. Enter info, choose "handle" (your Twitter name)

  • Keep it short & professional

3. Follow 5 people or groups (see below for suggestions)

4. Add your contacts

5. Add a photo and bio (no egg heads, please)

GETTING STARTED WITH FOLLOWERS:

@DiscoveryEd

@EdWeekTeacher

@edutopia

@moplc

@homplc

@rickwormeli2

@burgessdave

@burgess_shelley

@cybraryman1

@educreations

@BethHouf

@RigorRelevance

@justintarte

@kenoc7

@mikemattos65

@ctovani

@robertjmarzano

@newfrontier21

@MOEducation

@ASCD


Find people you connect to and then follow who they follow.

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