Werner-Twitter. Nous twittons, nous apprenons ! J’ai commencé à utiliser Twitter en classe FLE en août 2010, il y a un an.
Aujourd’hui, je vais faire le bilan de mes usages de cet outil de microblogage. Mes comptes professionnels pracheefle et pracheepalsule Pourquoi ? On n’avait pas encore créé le réseau ning Mumbaikar in French Il n’y avait donc pas de plateforme commune pour les apprenants après leurs cours. Je cherchais un moyen simple et efficace pour mes étudiants du niveau B2, avec de grosses difficultés en CO mais, n’ayant cours que deux fois par semaine. Comment ? 1. Blogs Lille1: Twitter en classe de FLE à Lille1 - expérimentations. Je viens présenter dans ce présent article mes usages de Twitter dans un cadre professionnel, à savoir la pédagogie des langues étrangères dans l'enseignement supérieur et la formation continue.
(pour la présentation du contexte, du dispositif et des acteurs de formation - voir la fin de l'article.) width="131" height="131" alt="image" style="border: 0px; "> Qu'est-ce que Twitter, je ne répondrai pas à cette question. D'autres internautes l'ont très bien fait. article. The Ultimate Guide To Using Twitter In Education. Twitter seems to be here to stay.
As one of the most popular ways for teachers, students, and the general public to communicate, it’s becoming a must-have tool in almost every teacher’s toolbox. However, numerous recent studies have shown that education in general has been slow to adopt social media. In an effort to speed up this adoption process, below you’ll find a boatload of resources on the past, present, and future of Twitter in education as well as some helpful guides to using the tool in the classroom. This guide is by no means exhaustive and is meant to be added to on a regular basis. To do that, Edudemic needs your help . The History of Communication. Spanish. Spanish on Twitter. Twitter. Learn English on Twitter.
What's Twitter you ask?
Twitter is a tool that you can use to send messages of up to 140 characters to a group of followers while you also follow others. To understand, here is a video called Twitter in Plain English which provides a good introduction: This is a great tool that works with any device that you use to connect to the Internet. The messages are short, and easy to read.
It's the perfect platform to practice English structure, idioms and phrases! Sign up for a free Twitter account Once you've signed up, log in to your account. The main idea is to learn new vocabulary and practice your writing through participation. The main thing is you'll be getting English practice done everyday! I won't be correcting all the mistakes on this service. This is experimental, but that's the fun! How can I learn English with Twitter? - Online English Lessons. How to Learn English with Twitter - JimStroud. It has always been our goal to make EnglishCafe a lively, fun place where teachers and learners work together for the advancement of English as a common global language. After a 4-year run, which has changed the lives of so many of us, we have made a difficult decision to close down the site. We thank you for joining EnglishCafe and making it a truly special place.
We hope that the EC spirit lives on in your communications with others. All of us on the EC team will have nothing but fond memories of our time together. If you have any questions regarding EC Credits, please click here. Slideshare. Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? Twitter, a social networking platform used for microblogging, is a free service that lets you send the briefest of messages (with a maximum of 140 characters) to everyone in your network.
It marries the mass appeal of blogging with the speed and ease of text messaging. There has been a growing interest in how to use these new forms of social media for learning & development. Driving this interest is the fact that Millennials, or those born after 1981, make up 22 percent of the workforce now and will grow to comprise 46 percent of the workforce by the year 2020. This is the generation that is most likely to be using Twitter. According to comScore, Twitter had almost three million monthly users as of June of 2008, which is triple what it had last November. How Can Twitter be used as a Learning Tool? If you still haven’t got your head around Twitter, don’t worry!
You’ll get there. And it really is a lot more simple than you might think. It’s basically a free social networking tool that connects you with other people and information. People write “tweets” (or posts) of up to 140 characters about what they’re up to, what they’re reading, anything really or they throw a question out there to be answered. Depending on how many people you are ‘following’, and how many are ‘following’ you, there really is a wealth of information at your fingertips that may otherwise be difficult to find.
One thing I really like is the ability to search conversations for keywords. Twitter – a teaching and learning tool. Can we use Twitter for educational activities? Three Practical Ideas for Using Twitter in E-Learning. Twitter’s all the rage.
Some people love it. Some people hate it. But many people really don’t know much about it or don’t do much with it. I’ll have to admit, I have mixed feelings about Twitter (and much of the other social media). On one hand, I really love to play around with all of the new social media tools and am excited about what’s going on and the potential for learning. For me it’s all about context. While I do follow people, I tend to focus on topics and keywords. Twitter As a Learning Tool. Really. - 2009. Savvy trainers are using micro-blogging to foster informal learning and meet likeminded peers.
Here's a scenario to give trainers pause. You're presenting at a conference. Minutes into your session, a number of people are tapping furiously at their phones or reading incoming messages. Most of these people get up and leave the room, while another bunch trickles in. At least a third of the audience continues tapping out short bursts of text throughout your presentation. Though it may not be apparent to someone unfamiliar with Web 2.0 behavior, these people aren't simply multi-tasking while you teach. AvatarLanguages. Twitter Tweets for Higher Education. I love Twitter.com.
I usually post a couple of items a day, on average, and tend to follow and interact others who also post in a moderate fashion. Some people post dozens of twits a day and use Twitter as a kind of instant messaging client. I see, and use it, more as a mini-blog. When I click on my name, I see all my posts, which is a sort of summary of things that I do and think about that I want to share with others. Teaching With Twitter. Professors experiment with Twitter as teaching tool. Facebook may be the social medium of choice for college students, but the microblogging Web tool Twitter has found adherents among professors, many of whom are starting to experiment with it as a teaching device.
People use Twitter to broadcast bite-sized messages or Web links and to read messages or links posted by others. It can be used as a source of news, to listen to what people in certain groups are talking about, or to communicate with experts or leaders in certain fields. Marquette University associate professor Gee Ekachai uses Twitter to discuss what she's teaching in class with students and connect them with experts in the field of advertising and public relations.
Instructor Linda Menck, who also teaches at Marquette, encourages students to include social media as a strategy in marketing campaigns for clients. Teaching with Twitter. David Cordina, le formateur multitâches au pays des avatars de Vishnu. David Cordina est bien connu des formateurs en langues : la plate-forme Ning qu'il a créée à Lille 1, Foreigners in Lille en 2008 est désormais une référence et la preuve la plus évidente que des réseaux sociaux plus ou moins informels et ouverts ont beaucoup à apporter à l'apprentissage. Le voila en territoire inconnu, en Inde, avec de nouveaux défis dont nous avons voulu parler avec lui. David, vous êtes directeur pédagogique depuis plusieurs mois déjà à l'Alliance française de Bombay (Mumbai) en Inde. Twitter en classe: casser les codes habituels de la classe. "Twitter en classe" permet, avec cette deuxième année d’usages, une diversification du réseau et un élargissement spatio-temporel qui cassent les codes habituels de la classe. - Les équipes pédagogiques des deux nouvelles classes tweeteuses sont quasi-complètes présentes sur Twitter.