Social Media and Personal Learning Networks


Jim Ruid

  • Learn at your own pace.
  • Enroll at any time.
  • You can complete your courses as fast as necessary but generally completion is within 4 to 5 months.
  • You must have earned a bachelor’s degree if registering for credit.

Where do you find time for learning with your colleagues?  Who is in your learning network? Who do you learn from on a regular basis? Who do you turn to for your own professional development?  Where do you find support to difficult situations?  This course looks at how social media can enhance your professional learning network.  Learn how social media can increase your capacity and professional growth through the use of Twitter, Google+, Evernote etc…


Upon completion of this course the student will:

  • Understand the elements of a Personal Learning Network
  • Develop a Personal Learning Network using Social Media
  • Grow professionally and personally through the use of your Personal Learning Network
  • Learn, collaborate and share with others on topics of your choosing

What you will need

  •  A personal computer

What is provided in the course kit

  • All the resources needed to complete the course


Online Graduate Professional Development & Continuing Education Credit Courses for Teachers

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CEA offers a noncredit/CEU option that provides you access to a course plus a record of completion.

Cancellation Policy:

A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after registering for the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided. Please e-mail CEA at to request to cancel your completed registration.