In an earlier post, I wrote about how you can use technology to organize your professional material, share professional items, and connect to similar professionals. Take a look at Twitter for developing your personal learning network. You will be surprised how engaging, informative,thought-provoking, and current twitter can be. Although the article linked below, is written with teachers in mind, it can apply to the many clinicians that work in schools. Follow these same tips by: joining a social work chat, follow connected social workers, re-tweet things that you find informative and interesting (keep your personal and professional twitter accounts separate) and don’t forget to have fun. After reading the article take a look at my twitter page and follow me @socialworkpad
Five Tips for Taking Advantage of Twitter Over the Summer | Edutopia.