When I started my classroom social network several years ago, it was at-first a wild exchange of ideas. I found that I had to redirect often. The following year, I added a simple protocol:
- Use Polite Language
- Post Polite Images.
- No Violent images or language.
- Report images, videos and/or language that are offensive.
What are the proper protocols for professional development? What behaviors and attitudes do we want to model for our students?
Recently, at tech conferences, the following protocols enhanced and inspired my learning: