Common Sense Media names The Innovative Educator as a digital citizenship blog to follow for 2014
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January 2, 2014 By: Lisa Nielsen
How nice to approach the new year being named
one of Common Sense Media’s ten favorite digital citizenship bloggers to watch
in 2014! I am in the company of some friends already in my PLN, like Jerry
Blumengarten and Susan M. Bearden and also have the pleasure to discover some
with whom I have yet to connect.
Here's what they said about me:
Lisa Nielsen is the director
of digital literacy and citizenship at the New York City Department of
Education and author of the popular Innovative
She has a great ear for what’s happening in the educational technology
landscape, and keeps readers attuned to the latest developments. No wonder she
was recently awarded the Making IT Happen award at this year's NYSCATE
Here are the others named as digital citizenship
bloggers to watch:
Check out the post on the Common Sense Media
blog here and discover why you might want to
consider adding some of these other digital citizen experts and their blogs to
your PLN in the New Year.
Lisa Nielsen writes for and speaks to audiences across the globe about learning innovatively and is frequently covered by local and national media for her views on “Passion (not data) Driven Learning,” "Thinking Outside the Ban" to harness the power of technology for learning, and using the power of social media to provide a voice to educators and students. Ms. Nielsen has worked for more than a decade in various capacities to support learning in real and innovative ways that will prepare students for success. In addition to her award-winning blog, The Innovative Educator, Ms. Nielsen’s writing is featured in places such as Huffington Post, Tech & Learning, ISTE Connects, ASCD Wholechild, MindShift, Leading & Learning, The Unplugged Mom, and is the author the book Teaching Generation Text.
Disclaimer: The information shared here is strictly that of the author and does not reflect the opinions or endorsement of her employer.