How to Recognize Snake Oil in Your Personal Learning Network

The Snake Oil Salesman. Despite how dated the term is – most hypotheses on the subject estimate it first being coined in the 19th century – the phrase still conjures up a standard vision of a man in the old west, well dressed, and selling the miracle elixir that will cure whatever ails you. The […]

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How Technology is Changing the Future of Learning – Resources Shared at @ASTDMidNJ

On November 6th, I had the pleasure of speaking at an ASTD Mid-NJ Annual Technology Showcase. I led a discussion titled How Technology is Changing the Future of Learning. This blog post is being set up primarily as a follow-up resource for those that attended the session, and it may also serve as a resource […]

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#DevLearn Reflections: Neil deGrasse Tyson and the Power of Curiousity

I’m still coming down from all of the excitement from DevLearn last week. There were so many things that were great about the conference, it’s impossible for me to talk about it all in a single post without it being exceptionally long. Instead I’ll be reflecting on specific aspects of the conference in different posts. […]

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The Learning 2014 Conference Backchannel: Curated Resources

This post curates¬†resources shared via the backchannel of the Learning 2014¬†Conference, being held October 26 – 29 in Orlando, Florida. I am a huge proponent of backchannel learning. There are many conferences I would love to be able to attend, but most people can only accommodate one or two each year. The backchannel is an […]

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Connect with Me at #DevLearn

We’re just a few days from one of my favorite events of the year – the DevLearn Conference and Expo, being held at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas. I’ve been a fan of the conference for a long time, and working with the team that helps build the conference makes it even more special […]

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