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An Educators Guide To Twitter

An Educators Guide To Twitter
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Twitter Chat - List of Twitter Chats By Day of the Week From Gnosis Media Group Looking for a Twitter chat? Below is a list of Twitter chats in both alphabetical order and by day. Thank you to @merylkevans for the inspiration to build this Twitter chat wiki. A detailed list appears after the list sorted by the day of the week. Tweetchats - or Twitter chats as they are sometimes called - are virtual meetings or gatherings held on Twitter. Text GNOSISARTS to 368266to get Twitter chat info by text message! Note: All times listed in Central Standard Time with a couple of noted exceptions. List of Tweetchats by Day of the Week Daily #AskEventige: This is an open Chat 24/7 Where people can post questions about marketing, advertising, sales, PR, and other things related to their business. Sunday #smirch: Chat about how to use and other SMS applications. #vegrunchat: Chat for vegan and vegetarian runners to share tips, recipes, and races. #giftchat: We discuss holiday gifts on Twitter. #Spiritchat: Discuss the spiritual life. Monday #TheSMGirl.

50 Terrific Twitter Tutorials for Teachers Using Twitter in education has been all the buzz recently. If you are ready to start using Twitter yourself and need a little help getting started or have already been using it and can use a little extra help, then these tutorials are just for you. From getting started to ways to use Twitter more effectively to using Twitter tools to applications and suggestions for Twitter use in the classroom, these tutorials will provide you with tons of knowledge and ideas to get you going. Getting Started

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10 popular MOOC instructors with brilliant Twitter accounts Massive open online courses (MOOCs) may be a controversial topic in education right now, but everyone loves a good MOOC instructor. The rise of the MOOC has given fresh audiences to a new wave of education thought leaders and scholars who previously might not have received so much recognition. Naturally, many of those teaching massive open online courses also maintain active Twitter accounts, which provide yet another platform to share their thoughts, research and news in their field, as well as interact with students taking their courses. A Printable List of the Best Education Hashtags Twitter is a popular and potentially useful way for educators to share ideas, best practices and other resources to improve teaching and learning in the nation’s classrooms — but only if they know how to find their way around. With nearly 300 million active users, the social network with the 140-character limit has something for everyone. That might sound like a good thing. But, trust me when I say that mindlessly scrolling through your Twitter feed at 2 a.m. is not the path to educational enlightenment. To get involved in the conversation, and find the information that truly matters, you have to learn the hashtags. You probably already know some of them. Below is a printable list of two dozen of the most popular education-related hashtags for K–12 and higher education. Happy Tweeting.

Building your PLN Skip to content Building your PLN Know it or not, you already have some sort of Personal Learning Network or PLN! It could be your colleagues, family, students, friends – whoever! But with the power of the web and online collaboration – a PLN could really grow! This series guides you step by step through the process of building your PLN. You can work through the activities in any order and at any time. Here is our guide to growing your PLN in as little as a couple of weeks! Sign Up For Free Powered by WordPress | Hosted by Edublogs | Protected by CloudFlare AddThis Sharing Sidebar Share to Facebook , Number of shares76 Share to TwitterShare to LinkedIn , Number of shares Share to EmailMore AddThis Share options , Number of shares65 Hide Show AddThis FollowShare Toggle Dock Share Close AddThisPrivacy

13 Great Twitter Chats Every Educator Should Check Out -- THE Journal Education Twitter chats take place when a group of educators "meet" on Twitter at an agreed upon time, using an agreed upon hashtag, to discuss topics of interest in education. Twitter chats range from small discussions with only a few participants to huge conversations with dozens or even hundreds of educators taking part! They provide a unique opportunity for educators to discuss specific topics of interest and connect with colleagues around the world. The word from educators in the trenches is that these chats are making a profound difference in how educators are improving their professional practice, providing ideas, resources and inspiration in ways never thought possible. Interested in giving Twitter chats a try? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. This list of popular chats is a great way to get started, but is just a small sampling of the many education chats available. #edtechchat: is dedicated to all things related to Education Technology and takes place Mondays from 8 to 9 pm Eastern Time.

Step 2: Using Twitter to Build Your PLN Welcome to the second step in our free professional learning series on building your PLN. The aim of this step is to: Explain what is Twitter.Explain the benefits of using Twitter as part of your PLN.Helps you set up your Twitter account. This following information on Twitter was co-written by Kathleen Morris, a grade two teacher and blogger from Victoria, Australia. Intro to Twitter Most teachers who are using Twitter would probably agree that it is their number one way they build and connect with their PLN. Twitter is a social networking and microblogging service that allows you to send out short messages called tweets. Twitter is a place that you can just lurk, by reading others’ tweets, or contribute to, by sending out your own tweets. One of the great things about Twitter is that it is accessible on your computer, laptop and mobile devices like iPads, iPhones and other smartphones. Twitter is used by people in nearly every country around the world. Benefits of using Twitter 1. 2. 3. 5.