• Tools

There are many tools available for communication and collaboration. Below are just a few:
  • Video conferencing i.e. Skype
  • Webinars
  • Seminars
  • Conferences
  • Online courses
  • Blogs
  • Instant Messaging
  • Email
  • Wikis (Fredlyne)


  • Information and Resources


    Resource: DuFour,R., DuFour, R., Eaker, R., Many, T. (2010). Learning by doing: A handbook for Professional Learning Communities at work. Solution Tree: Bloomington, IN. (Kimberly)
  • The use of webinars can be very beneficial for training teachers and offering new ideas.
One example is the webinar "New Insights on How Effective PLCs Improve Schools" by Solution Tree's December 2010
PLCs at work webinar. (Kimberly)
  • Strategies and Ideas


Identify a complex global issue, develop a systematic plan of investigation and present innovative sustainable solutions. (Vivian)

Post links to online articles or books, and encourage dialogue and reaction of readers. (Vivian)

Communication is significantly enhanced and timely through the use of the various technological devices. (Vivian)