Data Use, Technology, and Educational Leadership

Tag Archives: collaboration

On the #PLN echo chamber: An example from politics

One of my areas of research has involved administrators on Twitter. One of the concerns that I have raised is the issue of echo chambers. If Twitter really is about … Continue reading

July 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Shifting the Focus to People

This month’s issue of Principal features this article, which I co-authored with Ann Allwarden (a practicing school principal) and Jeff Wayman (an expert in educational data use, data systems, and a long-time … Continue reading

April 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Should doc students use Dedoose?

Almost 2 years ago, I compared some the qualitative coding software out there. That included Atlas.ti and Dedoose. Recently, I received an incredibly insightful and helpful email from Julia Scherba … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

My latest Twitter #Edresearch (under review)

Last week I submitted another academic journal article about educators’ uses of Twitter. I promptly celebrated by going to the beach. Here’s the abstract, a quick overview of what will … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · 1 Comment

Yeah, but did Twitter make a real difference at your school?

At the moment, I’m working through how to report some of my findings regarding school leaders’ uses of Twitter. As I’ve mentioned before, they love it and feel like they … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

More about collaborative structures

My previous post shared a few sociograms describing different sets of relationships at a school. Jeff Wayman, who blogs here, responded by asking what lines in the instructional collaboration network … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · Leave a comment