Welcome Denise to the VLN - great to see you on here after our session with Tania Coutts on Tuesday.
I see you have already joined the ipod/ipad user group and the blended e-learning literacy group. What a great start!
You might also like to check out http://www.vln.school.nz/groups/profile/25604/getting-started-on-the-vln
It has lots of tips for getting the most out of the VLN.
Once again, welcome to the VLN, let me know if I can help you out again online.