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Lincoln, CA


May 26

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I started Classroom 2.0,, Ning for Education, Vitiligo Friends, the CUE and NECC networks, and many others! I did consulting work for Ning for 18 months around educational uses. I currently work for Elluminate. I blog, speak, and consult on educational technology, and am particularly passionate about Web 2.0, social networking, Free and Open Source Software, computer reuse, and computing for low-income populations. I run the Open Source Pavilion and speaker series for the North-American NECC, CUE, and T+L edtech shows, am the organizer of the annual EduBloggerCon, and hold a series of free workshops (Classroom 2.0 LIVE) around the United States to help in-the-trenches educators learn about the uses of Web 2.0 in the classroom. I am also the Emerging Technologies Chair for NECC, a regular columnist at School Library Journal, and a blogger at I have consulted for PBS, Intel, Ning, KnowledgeWorks Foundation, CoSN, and others on educational technology and specifically on social networking. My interview series can be found at,, and My wife and I have four children.

Steve Hargadon replied to The Ning Team's discussion
Acquisition Update
"That is very funny. Thanks for a good laugh amidst all this stress!"
Sep 29, 2016
Steve Hargadon replied to The Ning Team's discussion
Acquisition Update
"That would be easier if there hadn't been some months now of increasing problems with Ning...  I have a major event next week, the final email of which was to have gone out on Tuesday to my 24,000 members on one of my sites--a site that is not worki…"
Sep 28, 2016
Steve Hargadon replied to The Ning Team's discussion
Exciting News About Ning + Cyndx LLC
"For all those with 500 errors (which includes about half of my own networks right now) - my previous experience has been that the Ning "team" doesn't work weekends and that this won't be addressed until someone comes into the office tomorrow.  :\  A…"
Sep 25, 2016

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  • Felisita you for your great work
    God bless
  • hello, I disagree with only 100 friends on my network are now over 500 and I can not ask for friendship, you know how can I do????
  • Hi Steve! Hopefully you can share some knowledge with everyone :D
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