This just came in from Derrick Willard. The following is a reposting of his submission from the comment section of the video challenge. Thanks Derrick for taking the plunge. We look forward to the wisdom others will share as we approach this year’s Annual Conference.
SUBMISSION: from Derrick Willard
Derrick’s Blog: Tearing Down Walls: Using social media to expand the classroom community
Derrick Twitter: (@dwillard): https://twitter.com/dwillard
“Ok, I must admit this is a recycled preso video from a presentation I did last year at the North Carolina Association of Independent Schools Innovate Conference. But, I do feel the topic is important and would love to connect with more educators pursing the idea. Plus, someone has to get this party started! What is the idea? Well, I’m interested in the ability of social media tools to give a voice to quiet students (in particular girls in a high school science setting)…”
Have you heard from those quiet girls lately?