The kind of flexibility seen here is amazing. The spontaneous learning quite profound.

What I Learned Today

On Sunday, at the end of the last day of EduCon, I attended a phenomenal session.

Wait — that’s wrong. It was not a “session” — that’s not how we do things at EduCon — it was a conversation, with multiple voices, not a one-way dissemination of information.

And I did not merely “attend” — I contributed, as did the other people in the room (we even had a remote contributor from California).

So let me start over, because as we discussed during our conversation, words matter.

On Sunday, the last conversation at EduCon, I had the privilege of contributing to a phenomenal conversation led by my good friends Megan Howard and Jill Gough.


I came to the session because Jill and Megan are smart, thoughtful folks. What they did, aside from facilitate a great conversation, was to be flexible and pull in two leading educators to enrich…

View original post 590 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s