What are some of the quotes that resignated with me?
- Making training more accessible students will demand a more tailored, learning experience.
- The more you learn the more you want to learn
- A PLN is personal,practical and pervasive
- Mahoodle is the buzz word
- Twitter can be used to your advantage
- Skills reform need partnerships
- Change perpective when neccasary
- Encourage acceptance
- Overcome reluctance
- Wiring a place for technology is easy Wiring people to technology is hard
- Beware of Content trap
- Change your practices to 21st century education
- Students seek out e-learning when not happy
- Assessment measures learning it is not the reason for it
- Gen Y have a need to connect to everyone all the time as educaters we can take advantage of this
It was great to meet face to face, the many inspiring people I have met in elluminate or followed on line in Twitter, Blogs and other forums.
There was a real sense of sharing at ConVerge a sharing of e- ideas and talent. It was inspiring to see how the use of Twitter kept everyone informed throughout the confrence and to see the many people who I follow already on twitter participating.
Two of the most embrassed key note speakers were Joyce Seitzingerand Andrew Douch there talks inspired and connected