Join us for: Happiness Delivered | June 27 Las Vegas

There is more to ALA in Vegas than gambling and keynotes! Las Vegas is the headquarters for Zappos – the epicenter of the company culture revolution. Zappos’ focus on culture and customer service truly set them apart and offer many lessons for libraries. Just check out their core values: Deliver WOW Through Service Embrace and Drive…

A Clarion Call for Action

Clarion: a call to action. Digital is reshaping everything. It is hard to imagine education, government, health, arts and entertainment, scientific discovery, and especially economic opportunity without our modern information systems.  While access to digital information creates new opportunities, it also creates new divides.  Sometimes access to computers and the internet separate people from opportunity. More often, we are limited…

Wordle: learners, teacher, learning, opportunity

10 principles of effective professional learning…

What a wonderfully simple and powerful piece by Edna Sackson, describing ways to shift our thinking about learning and teaching. I think this is why I love the Connected Learning model. It’s a lens to re-imagine learning and teaching rather than a specific tool or technique.