Ever-growing list of Iowa educators that utilize Twitter for digital collaboration and their personal learning network (PLN), as curated by James Brauer. ...

Interesting findings from an IdeaPaint survey with more than 600 Generation Y (ages 30 and below) respondents indicate you might have a “Millenials” problem. Well, if you’re in the education field, anyway. Other fields, maybe not so much. According to the Millenials surveyed, here are five of the trends that emerged: Millenials are actually quite...

Transcript from the weekly #IAedchat Tweetchat from December 8, 2013: [View the story "#IAedchat - What Matters Most in Successful Schools" on Storify] ...

Words can’t truly describe my excitement as I countdown the days to attend my very first iNACOL Virtual School Symposium #VSS12. In October 2012, iNACOL’s Virtual School Symposium (VSS) will bring together over 2,000 representatives from national, state, district, private, and other virtual school programs to attend the premier K-12 online and blended...

Proponents of social learning theory believe that learning is based upon an individual’s overall environment.  What one observes and experiences has a profound impact on how one makes meaning of information.  Learners process information based upon their shared experiences with others, entering into a phase of learning that includes: attention; retention;...

Details about Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s Bullying Prevention Summit have recently been announced. On November 27, attendees will participate in a day-long conversation dedicated to the topic of bullying prevention in our public schools.  According to the Governor’s office, the day’s events will include: The agenda for the Governor Bullying Prevention...