As the field of professional development is bolstered with the help of social technologies, features that cater to corporate learners, salespeople, ‘socializers;’ or for networking and collaboration in general, become more relevant than ever.
And there’s no denying that among the social networks catering to educators and elearning professionals, LinkedIn is currently leading the pack. With over 750 million members as of writing, more than 60m in the U.S. alone, the professional social network owned by Microsoft is the de facto social network for educators.
LinkedIn allows people to expand their network of contacts and make known their interests, tastes and aspects of work life, so here is a list of people who encourage online learning on Linkedin.
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CEO & Founder, MathSP
Top Voices Creator Accelerator, EBONY Podcast Host
She uses her powerful voice by sharing supportive ideas for students in the field of technology and diversity. Read the article Elizabeth wrote “As a Queen, I simply Adjust My Crown!“
LinkedIn Top Voice 2020 (Education), Data-driven Entrepreneur
Shane’s content focuses on the study abroad education segment. Sharing thoughts on the existing gaps for students and employment opportunities. Learn about the best universities in Australia for international students.
Chairman & CEO, Global Grid for Learning (GG4L)
Global Grid for Learning and Vonage announced a strategic partnership today! Now #EdTech Developers could leverage safe communications API’s available through this partnership to future-proof digital learning, parent engagement and administrative applications, with student #safety and data #privacy at the forefront!
CEO & Founder, Claned Group
In a school setting, pupils’ growth and development as they look to their futures needs to be the number one priority. That’s why the philosophy of our partner Metro International School in Pakistan is that “children learn by doing.” So then, what happens when a global pandemic puts a stop to doing much of anything at all?
MBA Admissions Consultant and Top Ten LinkedIn Voice 2020: Education
With constant content, Barbara posts on topics important to MBA (Master of Business Administration) and other business degree seekers. How tech firms fail women in business.
Director Of Instructional Technology
In her profile she posts tips that motivate teachers to teach with gratitude and improve remote learning. What are the 12 principles of success?
Freelance Business Journalist/Author
Pedagogy Consultant, Community Volunteer
From India, Monica publishes publications giving practical advice to teachers on how to make parent-teacher meetings a success. Tech — to use or not use in class.
Entrepreneur Educator at TeacherToolkit
Technology teacher and school assistant, shares tips for K-12 teachers on his profile. 46 tips for teaching online.
Dr. Matthew Lynch
President and CEO Lynch Consulting Group, LLC.
Senior Manager, Public Policy & State Partnerships, Teaching Strategies, LLC
Managing Director, Cohen Strategy Group, LLC
Editor and founder at Inside Higher Ed
In his publications Doug emphasizes the ways in which educational institutions are struggling with the adaptation to remote education. Listen to Doug on Inside Higher Ed, in a weekly wisdom episode.
Co-Founder and Partner at Reach Capital
Jennifer shares posts on her profile about the ways in which COVID-19 can help teachers transform their methodologies. Technology shrinks the class divide.
Co-Founder & CEO at EdTech Impact
Co-creator of Emerging Stronger
Laura considers herself curious about learning innovation and she is co-creator of Emerging Stronger. If your ‘digital learning culture’ improved over the next 12 months, how would you know
Elaine J. Roberts, Ph.D.
Edtech specialist/instructional coach at p20partners LLC
Reading is one of my happy places, but I also get to choose what I read, at least most of the time. I wonder if too often we give Ss a pass on reading bc we allow them to believe they are more visual learners when the reality is that they haven’t discovered the type of #reading that moves and interests them
Educator, learner, instructional coach
Technology director and EdTech consultant, Greg shares in his profile posts about K-12 education and how education has become a transformational challenge. Learn more about Greg.
A. Yuri R.
VP of Sales & EdTech at CYPHER LEARNING
Organisational Learning Strategist & Learning Team Capability Builder. Founder of Learning Uncut. Co-Creator of Emerging Stronger for L&D Leaders in a place to make or influence change in their organisation
Learn about one of Michelle’s publications: Preparedness and Repairable Item Management.
John D. Faig
Senior Instructional Designer at Academic Partnerships
On the 18th episode of EdUp EdTech, I had an extraordinary conversation with Beau McCoy (he/him/el) McCoy, Founder, and CEO of SOLcademy. In this episode, you will hear about Beau’s mission to decentralize education and share resources across institutions, organizations, and educators around the world!
Rachelle Dené Poth
EdTech Consultant and Presenter, THRIVEinEDU LLC
EdTech Startup Mentor, Education Advisor
Create killer eLearning outcomes
Board Member Right for Education Africa Foundation
Sr. L&D Specialist – Priceline
Founder The EdTech Shop
Principal at Emerge Education
If there ever was a better time to attempt dethroning textbook publishers, it is now. Each previous attempt at changing the status quo has resulted in big disappointments from free open educational resources to empty promises of adaptive learning revolution
What if we told you we could reach 300,000+ students with 21st-century teaching & learning in less than a year? As impossible as that sounds, HP, Intel Corporation and Mirai Partners have launched the HP Innovation & Digital Education Academy (IDEA) that is upskilling teachers in digital pedagogies keeping them agile & inventive 21st-century learning
Talent Leader, Coach, Inquisitive Human, Director, Learning & Development, Amobee
A skilled talent leader who has led two different organizations to rank in Training magazine’s prestigious Training Top 125 list.
EdTech Director at Pickerington Schools
In 2020, the #EdTech sector raised a total of $2.2 billion from VC and private capital in the US alone. However, as the effects of COVID-19 settle into place, we can expect increased challenges for entrepreneurs in this space, particularly when it comes to closing sales. So, how can startups begin to adapt their sales strategies for this new era?
Editor At Large, eSchool News
The countdown is on! Eight weeks until ASU+GSV Summit, the first major in-person edTech event since, well, you know. And I have the privilege each week at Wednesday, 2PM EST to get a peek at preparations.
Director, Skillbright Labs
Assistant Director, EdTech Center
Dean of Academic Operations, Westcliff University
Founder and Principal Consultant, Ripple Consulting
Learning Designer at Association of Independent Schools of NSW
Nam Bang! Education Kit (PDF)
Senior Corporate Recruiter at Teaching Strategies, LLC
Instructor at Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
Elearning Specialist Raintree Systems, Inc.
Founding Partner Convergent Learning
Editorial Director at FutureEd
Anneliese (AP) Pixton
Owner implementEd Consulting
Project Manager at Khan Academy
Instructional Designer | eLearning Developer
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