Partly out of a sense of drama and partly to make a point I sometimes find myself being dismissive of “collaboration” and “sharing knowledge”. This is why. First, social learning is first and foremost about – well – learning....
Social learning leaders embody certain paradoxes. Big picture – small picture, upbeat – reflective. There are ten types of leadership characteristics we’ve observed so far.
Blending online and face-to-face participation in a workshop. What are some of the innovations we tried this year?
The early-bird deadline for BEtreat workshops in California is coming up – April 30. Register soon if you’re coming. Meantime, check out our first play with Adobe Voice – a great app for story telling, in this case the story of BEtreat. A lot of fun!...
Yet again I have a client – of 5 years – who has made the technology a centre-piece of their strategy. I cry. It’s a technology that I suggested and helped to create. But I seem powerless to convince them that the proportion of resources they are investing in...
Do you know any teacher training colleges who have adopted communities of practice as an approach to training and professional development for teachers?
Video and transcript of our framework for developing social learning its ability to transform practice
How do you show that a network’s activities have changed the performance of its members in their practice?
Plug-and-play as a metaphor for social theorizing
The central disciplines of social learning leadership
A new step in the evolution of the theory
BEtreat workshops in California this summer – registration open
Betreaters in Canada explore the differences between teachers and social learning leaders
Announcing BEtreeat workshop in Canada
Vulnerability, collaboration and learning
Registration for BEtreat ’14 in California is open
BEtreat workshop in South Africa
Distributed leadership in social learning
BEtreat workshops in California in 2013
What are the essential ingredients of a BEtreat workshop?
Workshops in 2016
Small and project-driven.
Face-to-face or online.
For social learning leaders
Video on social learning
Planning and evaluating to make a difference
Learning and convening in complex landscapes
Saving time and expense