The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

Deborah DeJong
  • Female
  • Oskaloosa, IA
  • United States
Share

Gifts Received

Gift

Deborah DeJong has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Deborah DeJong's Page

Profile Information

Twitter ID
http://dejongdd
Skype Account Name
dejongd.oscd
Blog
http://www.theworldofcommunications.blogspot.com/

Deborah DeJong's Blog

Finding Joy in Your Circumstances

Posted on November 7, 2010 at 11:30pm 0 Comments

Over the past several months I have found myself surrounded by people with nothing positive to say about their circumstances. They gripe and complain about everything from the weather to students, from parents to the administration. I tried to not let it affect me, but that is easier said than done. I found myself caught in the middle of all the negativity, and over time it took its toll on me. Before long I discovered that my attitude toward everything began to take on a new look,… Continue

The Importance of a PLN

Posted on November 6, 2010 at 7:30pm 0 Comments

Three years ago I was called into my principal's office only to learn that the teaching world I knew and loved was soon to be turned upside down. "Deb, I want you to create three new technology classes to offer our 6th, 7th, and 8th graders next year," he said. My response? A resounding, "Huh? You want me to do WHAT?" After I picked myself up off the floor (I'd been teaching 8th grade language arts for 20 years) I said, "Ok, what do you want me to teach?" The response? "Whatever you want." So,… Continue

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of The Educator's PLN to add comments!

Join The Educator's PLN

At 3:47am on September 26, 2013, yahaya Abdullahi said…
great teacher
 
 
 

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

mario barker updated their profile
8 hours ago
cal bates updated their profile
10 hours ago
yahaya Abdullahi liked Steven W. Anderson's page Other Cool Education Sites
Friday
yahaya Abdullahi liked Ruth Herman Wells's event Portland OR Teacher Classroom Management Course
Friday
Erick Goodman updated their profile
Friday
Esther S replied to George Danke's discussion Integration with The Latest Technology in Education Field
"I think automation drives a huge part of the world we live in. Business and economic sectors provide automation to better provide faster experiences as engagement grows. By 2021, the education sector is sure to benefit from the features of…"
Friday
jimmy zack updated their profile
Thursday
Heman Kidd updated their profile
Thursday

© 2020   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service