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    Subversive ideas
    Hooks - research papers use the
    Target your efforts -choose a teacher or two as your project. I found selecting the leaders or the most technophobic to focus on can help bring others around.
    Frame workshops around ideas for personal use - creating family memories, making video cards for family members, using a wiki to bookmark your favorite links or how to manage information overload.
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Saturday, January 30

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    Wow! What a turn out. Thank you so much for spending your time with us and chatting away. If only our lunch room conversations were always so focused, positive and instructive. Thanks again it was great learning and sharing with you>

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    Question 1: What are some of the road blocks to professional development?
    Question 2: What PD strategy worked best for you last year?
    Asking what people want to learn
    One-on-One coaching and mentoring
    Finding the one tool that clicks - entry level
    Specific achievable Goals
    Giving homework for follow up
    Getting buy in --> voluntary PD
    Getting buy in --> Activating the personal interest of the teacher
    Baby steps
    things you can use in the building
    andragogy vs pedagogy
    Personalize the learning
    take it away from the tools - what do want to accomplish with students - 1st
    Big Ideas --> specific practice, Don't go the "goal" too quickly
    Question 3: How do we "do" PD without anyone thinking it's Professional Development?
    Question 4: How do you target the challenging populations?
    How do we engage our most resistant and vulnerable learners?
    Acknowledge the fact that we have had the tendency to be driven by fads.
    It is about relationships!
    Respect the Learner!
    public vs private recognition
    one-to-one
    acknowledge the cynicism
    have teachers talk about what someone else is foin well
    value our veteran teachers
    public recognition for the good stuff
    parking place - pass it on
    Bucket Buddies for teachers
    Please share any of your favorite resources.

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    Question 1: What are some of the road blocks to professional development?
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    Question 1: What are some of the road blocks to professional development?
    Question 2: What PD strategy worked best for you last year?
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    Question 1: What are some of the road blocks to professional development?
    Question 2: What PD strategy worked best for you last year?
    Second Life -> Individual
    Back channels & Follow-up
    Hand on & w/Experts
    Leadership -> modeling & required follow up

    Question 3: How do we "do" PD without anyone thinking it's Professional Development?
    Question 4: How do you target the challenging populations?
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