Well, the Blogging Challenge is over and it has been a busy time reflecting on ways to improve my blog, completing the challenges and reading and commenting on new blogs. To keep tabs on all the new members of my personal learning network, I am dedicating this post to them:
Penny Bently – Cloud 9 – Penny is a fellow maths and science teacher active on Twitter, Flickr and Facebook.
Lois Smethurst – My ICT Journey – Primary Teacher Leading Teacher for ICT, Masters of Information Technology in Education, Teacher Professional Leave investigating IWBs, pedagogy and coaching, Intel Master Trainer, host of R U Connected and much more….
Yvonne Osborne – Visual Arts at Taylor’s Lakes Primary School – Creative and artistic blogger from Melbourne, Victoria.
Jeff Trevaskis (Mr T.) – Webmaths – where Mathematics is tastier than pavlova (in northern Victoria).
Kay McGriff – Mrs. McGriff’s Reading Blog – Language, poetry and reading.
Theresa Allen – CSRN Technology – Technology teacher and coordinator for the Cathedral of St. Raymond School in Joliet, IL.
Miss Kay Tea – Miss T’s Reflections – A primary teacher from New Zealand with 36 years experience.
Christy Berry – BerryArt – A creative and connected art teacher who mixes art and reading.
Malyn Mawby – Love2Learn – An active and engaging writer also on Twitter at @malynmawby
Laurie Fowler – Fresh Fowlers – An asst professor at the University of West Alabama who teaches technology to pre-service and in-service teachers.
Jodi Woodward – I’m Still Learning – Great blog for tools in primary classes @Jodiwoo on Twitter
Lydia Schultz – Book Frontiers – An active school librarian and past English teacher on Twitter at @librarylady90
Tracey – Mrs S Online – Active and creative blogger with great “how-to’s”.
Jee Young – Teach to Inspire – An international educator teaching in Seoul
Anna Bring – Teaching Swedish – A swedish/maths/special needs teacher working in Norway (@anna_bring)
Mr. Carson – Learning With Mr D Carson – A thoughtful writer with links to all his Year 7 student blogs
Janelle Wilson – Stretching Forward – A middle years science teacher with a special interest in Space
Glenda Morris – The Groovy Librarian – A teacher/librarian at an all-girls school in Melbourne, Victoria.
Nancy C. – Teaching is Elementary – A blog for teachers, parents and those interested in using technology in education.
Mrs D. Krebs – Dare to Care – A conversation about 21st century skills
Carol Satta – WCS Library – Library blog to encourage reading at Webster Bible Church and Webster Christian School
Michael – A Relief Teacher’s Journey – West Australian primary teacher with great enthusiasm for blogging.
Kim Lepre – Edquests – Great new blogger with lots of excellent links to tools and prestigous blogroll
These are the dedicated teachers who participated in the blogging challenge, wrote wonderful reflective posts and who I visited and left comments to. I hope I can continue to connect with passionate educators like this, who go the extra distance to improve their practise and share their work, their thinking and their learning. I’ve tried to mention you all, but I will keep adding as I find you all again!