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What Schools Can Learn About Communication From the Vatican’s Former Social Media Chief


In 2017, Monsignor Paul Tighe may have been the only priest amidst a sea of techies at South by Southwest (SXSW), where he spoke about his past experience serving as Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications for the Catholic Church. Think “social media director” for the Catholic Church.) Odd as his presence may have seemed, it was not out of the ordinary for the Church, which first devised a social media strategy around 2010.

Digital Leadership: Leading Change from Where You Are | #DigiLead

A Principal's Reflections

To account for this fact, I removed the majority of references to specific tools except for some of the most prolific ones such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. Be sure to share your reflections, questions, ideas, and successes by engaging on social media using #digilead.

Why Connect?

A Principal's Reflections

I was honored to have been interviewed for Educational Leadership, ASCD's flagship magazine, on the power of Twitter as part of a Personal Learning Network (PLN). When and why did you decide to get involved on Twitter? On average, how much time do you spend each day on Twitter?

TCEA 2019: As Ed Tech Expands, So Do Privacy Concerns

EdTech Magazine

TCEA 2019: As Ed Tech Expands, So Do Privacy Concerns. Abshire, CTO of Calcasieu Parish Public Schools , presented “From Privacy to Trust: Strengthening Your District” at the Texas Computer Education Association Convention & Exposition in San Antonio.

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ICE 2019: What Does It Take to Start an Esports Team?

EdTech Magazine

ICE 2019: What Does It Take to Start an Esports Team? All it takes to kick off an esports team in a K–12 school or district is a dedicated internal champion, proponents advised this week at the 2019 Illinois Computing Educators conference. .


Q&A: Tarah Luster Explains How to Teach K–12 Students Digital Responsibility

EdTech Magazine

With easier access to social media platforms through mobile devices, students are spending significantly more time online. We talk with students about their responsibility for their own devices and their own use of internet and social media. . Twitter.

How Do You Maintain Balance?

Tom Murray

I struggle to not check Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn, dozens of times a day. I struggle, at times, being fully present. Jessica Cabeen joins Tom for this #LeadershipMinute.

Are You a Critical Consumer?

A Principal's Reflections

The exponential evolution if the Internet and social media tools have allowed for the quick sharing of knowledge, ideas, images, videos, and opinions. Since many of my queries when out through Twitter at the time that is how I received the majority of the information for consumption.

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Fake News or Fact? How do you tell?

Ask a Tech Teacher

Now, there are dozens of channels, hundreds of newspapers, thousands of bloggers, and tens of thousands of social media journalists — all trying to get your attention with the latest apocalyptic news flash. There are no such laws in news media.

12 Tech Tasks To End the School Year

Ask a Tech Teacher

If you have social media, let them notify you of activity once a week instead of daily. If you get reports on Twitter usage or Google Adwords, schedule those weekly. Wrapping up your school technology for the summer is as complicated as setting it up in September.

Part 4: Facilitating Inquiry in the Classroom… Exploring Search Engines and Data Bases

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Before reading, please take a moment to subscribe by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans. I will be at Alan November’s BLC19 in Boston (July) presenting workshops and sessions to support educators and students. The Social Media Search Engine.

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The Trickle-Down Effect of Technology on High School Sports

EdTech Magazine

While the speed of text messaging makes things easier in many ways, it also presents a distraction for the athletes — on top of the more traditional distractions that all teenagers face as they’re growing up, said Ward. Twitter.

Introducing MIND’s Thought Leaders & Speakers

MIND Research Institute

Our research, approach to STEM and other thought leadership can be found through our website , social media and blog. Since MIND Research Institute’s founding in 1998, one thing has been clear - we’re an organization with a lot of big ideas.

60 Tools to Inspire Students with Chromebooks – SULS009

Shake Up Learning

So often, kids are given the same presentation tools over and over, and this tool can help educators break out of that box and offer an alternative to the traditional presentation. 01:05] – Kasey sends a shoutout to @AlexTravisITRT on Twitter. [03:18]

Daily Motivations and More with Buncee!


My students have used Buncee to create presentations for project-based learning, to tell about their family or daily routine, talk about foods, to teach a lesson on augmented and virtual reality, or even just to create some “about me” Buncees to share with classmates as well as their global peers.

Wakelet: for curation, collaborating and telling your stories


It allows users to gather collections made of images, PDFs, websites as well as content from Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Spotify, Facebook and more, and you can add your own text to narrate your collections. creating a media-rich school or library newsletter. writing a media-rich blog.

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Google Tips for Instructional Coaches and Tech Coaches

Shake Up Learning

Pam also loves to create resources to share with educators through her website , Twitter, as community manager of the Shake Up Learning Facebook Group and other social media platforms. Follow Pam on Twitter: @specialtechie. Shake Up Learning 2019.

Students CAN Lead: Implementing a Student Leadership Program in your School


Top Five Things I Did Before Presenting the Program. Asked my Library Media Specialist to help “co-teach.” ( @debzemanLMS ) Thought of every question administrators might have, with an already thought out solution! A recent example is the #studentsCANlead chat on Twitter.

Do Tech Companies Need To Step Up Their Accessibility Game?

The Innovative Educator

Let's take a look by looking at social media examples. Twitter You must take ten steps too many on Twitter to use alt text. Twitter has not stepped up its accessibility game. SnapChat The least accessible of these social media platforms is SnapChat.

Extending Your Use of Chrome: 3 Tools to Go Beyond the Basics


This simple extension allows kids to see their Google Slides presentation in the same overview that I see my sticky notes, and rearrange them just as easily. Autodraw helps take me from challenged artist to having a finished product I can proudly add to a presentation.

Livestreaming and Podcasting in the Classroom

Dr. Tatom advocated for streaming for several classroom situations: sharing student presentations, posting lectures for students to use at home, homework updates, and catching up students who missed classes or even field trips. How are your students going to view the presentation?

How to Create a Class Brand (and much more!) with Tony Vincent – SULS011

Shake Up Learning

Post your answers in the Shake Up Learning Community on Facebook, or on your favorite social media platform with the #ShakeUpLearning hashtag. [42:26] Tony Vincent on Twitter. Twitter : @tonyvincent. Shake Up Learning 2019.

ExcelinEd Spends the Day with Our Future Workforce


In addition to a field trip to the Florida Capitol and taking over our twitter feed , each child interviewed a different Excel in Ed staff member to create this blog post.

Empowering Student Voice through Self Differentiation in High School


I began using Buncee when I saw the awesome graphics that people were posting on social media. Because Buncee is so easy to use and create dynamic, fun images, I quickly began creating dozens of graphics for Twitter chats and for sharing meaningful quotes.



John: My wife and our Creative Director, Shearin Lee, knew about Buncee long before I did through all the wonderful educators she has met and networked with on Twitter. Beyond that, we are always open to new possibilities that present themselves to help us empower children around the globe.

“On one hand, all the world and knowledge are at our fingertips. On the other hand, everything is changing so quickly that it is hard to say what the world will be in 20 years.” – Anna Leszczy?ska, Poland

Daily Edventures

ska’s class held a Skype meeting with Manuela Coreia from Plastic Brigade, and Charlotte Orba from WiseOceans , students prepared posters, presentations, and games on the subjects of the Skype lessons in advance, making them familiar with both vocabulary and the problem they were solving.

What were the key moments at #EIE18?


From inspiring keynotes speakers to a trending social media hashtag, #EIE18 was packed with incredible moments! For links to the full recordings (and speaker presentations!), Social Media Highlights.

How Kim Lepre trimmed 15 hours off her workweek

The Cornerstone Blog

I mean, I would go and find someone who was on the same prep and just chat with them because I was avoiding all the things that I needed to do, or I would check social media, or read the news. Because when I talk to teachers about this, what I hear from them is, “It’s important to socialize with colleagues. Checking social media is fun for me.” You don’t need to socialize with your colleagues during your prep time.

ISTE 2018 Cheat Sheet


Each year, ISTE invites dynamic keynote speakers , conference presenters , and a huge exhibitor hall. View the program online, follow the conference hashtag #iste2018 on social media to keep up with the latest information, and use the ISTE mobile app to enhance your ISTE experience even more.

Creation just got even better with Buncee!


I remember when I first came across Buncee about two years ago, I really enjoyed creating different presentations and exploring all of the choices that were available. Buncee has consistently provided a presentation tool that offers all of this and much more for our students and for everyone.

Skyward Honors 2018 Leader in Excellence Winners at iCon


Presentations focused on improving engagement, reducing costs, and making data-driven decisions. This conference serves as a great reminder that Skyward is focusing on the present but keeping their eyes on the future.” STEVENS POINT, Wis.

Global Leadership Week Next Week - Join Us!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

These series of presentations, interviews, and panels will highlight leadership practices from a range of experts, and will take place between 12:00 - 4:00 pm US-Pacific Daylight Time. You can participate actively in these events by posting comments and ideas to Twitter using the hashtag #globaled16. If your organization is a sponsor or a non-profit, we will promote your event through social media.