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Glenn Hervieux

Live-tweeting the #Gettysburg Address - Yahoo News - 60 views

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    Wonder what the Gettysburg Address might look like on Twitter? Check this out! Fun thing for U.S. History teachers and others just as a way of discussing the impact of social media.
Roland Gesthuizen

Dipping into Social Media in the Classroom | EdSurge News - 33 views

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    "Once the group moved past testimonials of the power of social media, co-moderators Susan Bearden, Sharon Plante, and I helped everyone dig in to discuss how social media should be used effectively in the classroom and how to encourage more colleagues to drink from the river. Bring out your buckets and spoons!

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Ms. Rowley

14 Great Facebook Groups Every Teacher should Know about ~ Educational Technology and M... - 8 views

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    Getting teachers to think about using social media for learning requires that they participate in social media for professional development.
massicg

100 Ways To Use Twitter In Education, By Degree Of Difficulty - Edudemic - 2 views

  • Twitter may have started off as a fun social media site for keeping up with friends and sharing updates about daily life, but it’s become much more than that for many users over the past few years as the site has evolved and grown
massicg

Twitter Boosts College Grades and Class Engagement [STUDY] - 1 views

  • Christina Greenhow, an assistant professor of education at Michigan State University, discovered that students using the microblogging service as part of their education are more engaged and have higher grades. In fact, she considers it “a new literary practice,” as she explains in her study “Twitteracy: Tweeting as a New form of Literary Practice.”
Roland Gesthuizen

10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development - 116 views

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    "This is our third consecutive post on Twitter. Now that you have a roadmap on how to use Twitter in your classroom and after you have identified with the different educational  hashtags you need to follow as a teacher, let us share with you some ideas on how to leverage the power of this social platform for professional development purposes."
A Gardner

in which i give a talk on the profession of teaching « Learning to Fold - 57 views

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    Worth reading
Roland Gesthuizen

Twitter Trumps Online Conference - Six Steps For Using Twitter For Your Conference Or E... - 1 views

  • At the end of the last day, we were all amazed at our Twitter experience. We felt connected to a new breed of professionals, the Twitterati, like never before and we saw the amazing power of instant feedback from social media applications like Twitter.

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    "In this post Jeff Hurt (@JeffHurt) tells the story of using Twitter at a conference and then proposes some tips for Conference and Event planners wanting to use Twitter to enhance their events."
Steven Engravalle

MediaShift . How Twitter is Reinventing Collaboration Among Educators | PBS - 85 views

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    "Before the advent of Twitter, most educators I know had limited opportunities to collaborate with colleagues outside their building. Some subscribed to listservs or participated in online forums, but these outlets lacked critical mass; teachers also networked at in-person conferences and training sessions, but these isolated events didn't provide ongoing support.

    Enter Twitter. I've heard many educators say that Twitter is the most effective way to collaborate and that they've learned more with Twitter than they have from years of formal professional development."
Scott Kinkoph

Hashtags - Twubs - 48 views

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    Hashtags made useful
Scott Kinkoph

TweetMeme - Search and Retweet the Hottest Stories on Twitter - 0 views

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    Twitter research
Dr. Lucas

12 Twitter Tools Every Educator Must Know about - 12 views

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    Twitter Tools
Peter Beens

12 Expert Twitter Tips for the Classroom: Social Networking Classroom Activities That E... - 4 views

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    A dozen activities are presented for using an online education technology tool to engage students in classroom activities to develop a better understanding of concepts.
Jim Tiffin Jr

SearchHash: make your own spreadsheet of hashtagged tweets to archive or analyze - 31 views

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    Want to save or analyse all the tweets which used a particular hashtag? Enter a hashtag below to get a list of all the tweets which referenced it, to download as a CSV spreadsheet or share with friends or colleagues - great for post-event analysis. No logins or spam tweets involved, promise.
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