PRLog - May 15, 2012 - MECHANICSBURG, Pa. -- Mechanicsburg, PA -- Eduplanet21, the organization known for its unique “Social Learning Institute” approach, announces its newest learning path, Social Learning 101. Eduplanet21 is leading the way in online professional development for teachers by providing a cutting edge, current research-turned-
Social learning, the result of combining social networking and elearning, is the heart of the Eduplanet21 program and is based on the educational principle of combining theory, practice, and construction of new knowledge through social engagement. All Eduplanet21 users are encouraged to complete Social Learning 101 prior to starting other Eduplanet21 courses, since it will guide each user through the process of building a social learning profile, learning to answer virtual questions, and establishing themselves as global citizens in a world-wide online environment.
Dr. Bena Kallick, well known for her work in curriculum, instruction and assessment with an organizational focus on change, and the expert for Habits of Mind Social Learning Institute, along with Bill Sheskey, a lifetime educator who now designs and facilitates educator workshops at the national level, are the experts for this Learning Institute.
Eduplanet is a software, content, and services company committed to revolutionizing learning through the use of Social Learning. Our solution blends social networking and e-learning to effectively shorten the time needed to master learning, increase retention and improve engagement. For more information, visit: http://www.eduplanet21.com or contact: marketing@