Personal Learning Network

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How are you connected?

What is a PLN?

PLNs for Teachers

How do I get a PLN
Building your PLN - Edublogs
If you don't have a PLN, you don't know what you're missing
Dr. Seuss inspired Twitter book
Kathy Schrock's webinar on PLN

Finding Communities - you can join a wide variety of educational communities that offer resources and webinars.
The Educator's PLN - personal learning networ for teachers (a ning)


Educator's Ultimate Twitter Guide 2014
Top 100 tools for the Twittering teacher
Kathy Schrock's Everything Twitter
100 ways to use Twitter in education
100 ways to use Twitter in the classroom
10 ways teachers can use Twitter for professional development
Twitter in education (a LiveBinder)
Educators new to Twitter

Dashboards for Twitter

A beginning tutorial for TweetDeck

Hashtags & Chats

How to participate in a Twitter chat
Complete guide to hashtags for education
There's a chat for that
How to get the most out of hashtags
13 great Twitter chats every educator should know
Elementary Chat
List of weekly Twitter chats
A to Z Dictionary of Educational Twitter Hashtags
Cybraryman's list of educational hashtags


Using blogs as part of your PLN
Benefits of educational blogging
Quadblogging - Connect with other classroom blogs from around the world
Example: Kathy Cassidy's classroom blog
6 positive effects of blogging in kindergarten
Top 50 education blogs


The Diigo Help site has multiple Flash tutorials on various features.
Diigo for Educators - Information on setting up an account for educators
A videogiving instructions to students for an assignment using Diigo
Student Research - An Illuminate session of a long conversation of how to use Diigo for student research.


50 powerful ways to use Skype in the classroom
The global Skype directory for classrooms


A teacher's guide to using Facebook


Dr. Shifflet's Diigo account
A LiveBiner of PLN resources and tools

My PLN Symbaloo