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Twitter in action in the classroom


Do you use Twitter?

Many teachers do use social networking as a valuable source of CPD. Events like the brilliant and inspirational #TLAB14 exist through Twitter and the range of comment and discussion is often spectacular. 107 more words

Teacher Training

Teachers Tweeting in 2014

I have to admit I’m relatively new to the Twitter world.  Being a marketing professor, and seeing brand after brand encouraging its loyal customers to “follow them,” I jumped in head first last January by volunteering to teach a social media marketing course. 611 more words

Tech Talk Tuesdays: Best Practise of Twitter

When: Tuesday, 10th September 4-5pm Melbourne Australia time (gmt+10) See timeanddate in your location or time zone

About this session: Twitter is a powerful tool for connecting, sharing and searching. 102 more words

Tech Talk Tuesday

Get Thee to the Twitter!

I don’t know where I heard the command “Get thee to theTwitter!” but makes me smile. It sounds so backward for something so, well, forward. However, if your teach or you are interested in education you should follow this command and get over there right now. 256 more words

School Ideas

When an amazing network responds NOW!

Volunteering to be a participant in  the Economics and Business Intensive Engagement phase of the Australian Curriculum, I was required to create artefacts. I chose to write up units of work for year 5 on “Choices – Where do people shop and why?” and another on Crowdfunding for year 10.  454 more words


3 Ways to Use Twitter While Pursuing an Online Degree Programs

It is true that the Mark Zukerberg brainchild still outshines Twitter and inside the campuses, the picture is no different. However, statistics show that students are getting more tweetaholic than ever before and the student-members of the social network increased by 13% this previous year. 462 more words

Online Education

Tweeting with 1st Graders

Can 1st graders tweet?  Sure they can.  Since our district opened up Twitter for teachers to use, I’ve been incorporating it into lessons.  It allows kids to put their thoughts into a succinct statement, and it also connects kids with the world.   428 more words