Virtual School Meanderings

October 18, 2016

Join the #ce16 chat tonight at 7pm ET!

From the CEM folks earlier today…

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Connected Educators: Helping Educators Thrive in a Connected World
Tweet with us tonight!
Getting More Involved

We are excited to announce two wonderful opportunities to participate in upcoming #ce16 Twitter chats. We hope that you will join us as well as help spread the word about these exciting conversations.

The Importance of Being a Connected Student: Bringing #StuVoice to #ce16
TONIGHT from 7-8pm ET

The organizers of #ce16 are excited to partner with Curran, Chief Kid Officer of DigCitKids, to co-host this important Twitter chat TONIGHT, October 18 from 7-8pm ET. Curran (@CurranCentral) will lead us through a virtual discussion about the importance of connected students and why student voice is so important. Follow the #ce16 stream to participate.

Cultivating Curiosity and Problem-Solving through #STEM: A #ce16 Conversation
October 25 from 8-9pm ET

We are also happy to partner with the Teachers Guild for an exciting Twitter chat on October 25 from8-9pm ET. Together, we will explore how to cultivate curiosity and problem-solving in our students through active and authentic STEM. To learn more, check out the Teachers Guild site. Follow the #ce16 stream to participate.

Getting More Involved

Time is moving quickly during Connected Educator Month 2016 but there are plenty more opportunities to participate. Whether you are a novice or veteran connected educator, there is something for you to see and do. Supporters, we need your participation too! 

#ce16 in Pictures
Don’t forget that we want to see how you’re celebrating #ce16! Take a quick photo (or video) to illustrate your participation and share on Twitter, using the #ce16 hashtag.

Event Calendar
More event listings are uploaded to the calendar each day. If you haven’t had a chance to include yours, there is still time left! Get started by adding your events here.

This effort would not be possible without our generous #ce16 sponsors! If you would like to discuss ways in which you and your organization can support the cause, send us an email. We look forward to discussing partnership opportunities.

Featured Connected Educator Month Supporter
 The CS for All Teachers community is offering two webinars this week to support computer science education.
Connected Educator Month Resources
Are you a newbie to #ce16 and feeling unsure about how to get involved? Check out this blog post, which offers ten strategies for getting started.
Are you following us on Twitter? Be sure to connect via@edconnectr and follow the#ce16 stream for updates throughout the month!

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