"Building a personal learning network [...] requires that you not only seek to learn from others, but also that you also help others in the network learn. Even when you are a novice in a field of learning, you can still make contributions." (Tobin, D. 1998. Building Your Personal Learning Network)This week we will be examining how to become producers of information not just consumers. We will explore several different methods of publishing information as well as some of the legal considerations when using pictures, videos, etc.
Moving from Consumer to Producer of Information - a blog post from Jeff Utecht and how to make the shift from a consumer to producer of information using social media
Ten Habits of Bloggers that Win - a blog post from Vicki Davis with 10 best practices for blog posts.
The Twitter Song - a YouTube music video with about Twitter and that states, "You're No One If You're Not On Twitter"...
PageFlakes Video - short tutorial video on how Pageflakes can be used to create a Personal Learning Network
Wikis in Plain English- a Common Craft video about wikis
Creative Commons Licenses - a description of the six main licenses covered under the Creative Commons
Also, post your response to the opening quote as a comment to this post.
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