Regional Technology Coordinator, Prince George’s County Public Schools
Connecting the Dots: The Power of Connection and Personalized Learning Networks – In this session we will promote the connection of educators in the room using social media. This is aligned with the National Education Technology Plan, which addresses Personalized Professional Learning. Participants will understand the importance of a personalized/professional learning network. During the session, they will be exposed to such tools as Twitter, Voxer, Google Hangouts, WordPress, and others.
Sarah Thomas is a Regional Technology Coordinator in Prince George’s County Public Schools. She is also a Google Certified Innovator and the founder of the #EduMatch movement, a project that empowers educators to make global connections across common areas of interest. Sarah is a doctoral candidate in Education at George Mason University.