Thing 13 – Attend a Conference in your PJs

This is what I viewed:

Kicking it up a Notch
Parental Engagement in the 21st Century – Leveraging web 2.0 tools to engage parents in non-traditional ways

By Dean Shareski ⋅ October 31, 2008 (notes) –
Main Idea: social networking platforms for parents to be involved (ex: Parents As Partners group on facebook)
Children are Growing up online
Digital Citizenship – Acceptable Use Policy
Informed Parents will be better prepared to help their children succeed
Using on-line platforms (facebook, twitter, RSs, myspace)
Parents are challenged to find the time to be involved
Parens & Teachers need resources training

Great waying of keeping in touch with new & thought provoking ideas in education…(in your pjs)

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