Basic Twitter Analysis With twXplorer

ProfHacker

There have been a number of posts here on ProfHacker about using Twitter , particularly around archiving tweets. I decided to search #RIPTwitter (a popular hashtag recently due to the changes Twitter has been proposing) to show what the tool is capable of doing.

Vernier releases free Graphical Analysis app for Chromebooks

Educational Technology Guy

Vernier, makers of very popular sensors and data collection systems, have just released their free Graphical Analysis app for Chromebooks. The app can then be used to create graphs, create annotations, and perform analysis with statistics. Graphical Analysis for Chrome and its support of Vernier sensors provides schools with an easy-to-use and cost-effective way to further utilize Chromebooks and engage students in hands-on learning in science and STEM classrooms.”

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10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education

TeachThought - Learn better.

10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education. As a social media platform, twitter is extremely likeable. While all social media sites serve some useful niche or they’d likely disappear, twitter has significant potential for academic applications. 10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education.

Twitter Chats for Learning Easy vs. Hard

My Island View

One Education Twitter chat that precedes all others is #Edchat. For those who are not Twitter chat savvy, a Twitter chat originally was a discussion that uses a specific hashtag to conduct a real-time chat on a specific subject. Edchat Radio Show on The BAM Radio Network is a weekly analysis of the week’s chat with myself and Nancy Blair hosting with a different guest each week [link]. It was founded July 30, 2009 and has run continuously ever since.

Helping Students Master Information Analysis

The Electric Educator

To help prepare students for this challenging segment of the ACT and to teach them the importance of data analysis and critical thinking, I begin writing and giving timed mini "challenge questions" to my students. Work backwards on analysis questions.

How Twitter influences the Common Core debate

eSchool News

Daly (University of California, San Diego), and Miguel del Fresno (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia in Madrid, Spain) tracked Twitter posts from September 2013 to March 2014, following the #commoncore hashtag to determine how public debate on social media can influence education policy.

Etude - advanced document reader that helps students comprehend what they are reading

Educational Technology Guy

Etude is an advanced document reader, the first of its kind that incorporates the use of artificial intelligence into textual analysis. Etrude is designed to improve the user's efficiency and comprehension in textual analysis through the use of artificial intelligence.

#365papers in 2018

ProfHacker

I’ve got my own list that I’ll be editing and maintaining throughout the year over on my own website and I’ll be posting updates to Twitter using the #365papers hashtag but doing the statistical analysis of it is looking better and better the more I think about it.

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

NeverEndingSearch

And they could be critical for baseline analysis of student skills and formative assessment. Claims on Twitter : Students read a tweet and explain why it might or might not be a useful source of information. Homepage Analysis : Students identify advertisements on a news website.

If We Could Write 10,000 Words.

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

English teachers are the jacks of all trades in the academic world: we juggle reading, writing, analysis, standardized testing with a myriad of texts and techniques. Students have access to writing in forms that were not available to me way back when: Facebook, Twitter, blogging, email, etc.

Pursuing Happiness

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Through textual analysis and some later help from Chris Gardner''s film, The Pursuit of Happyness , starring Will Smith, my students finally realized something that they take for granted: people are not entitled to be happy (ie. common core happiness literature teaching twitter

Sustainable Development Goals: Writing Journals

User Generated Education

Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.

Using Vernier Data Tools on a Chromebook

Educational Technology Guy

Earlier this year they released their Graphical Analysis tool for Chromebooks (free) and they have continued to make their products work with Chromebooks. For the USB connection for the sensors, you need the USB connector and the Graphical Analysis Software.

Owl Eyes: The Must-Get Web-App for Classical Literature Teachers

The CoolCatTeacher

Edtech Apps that work From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Character Analysis in Macbeth / “Macbeth as a Dynamic Character (Act II, Scene i)”.

Project Pals: The Perfect PBL Software for Project Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

PBL Software Review From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Built-in analysis tools are ready to add to your project. Analysis – some typical methods of analysis are included and ready to add for students to analyze pieces of a project.

How NEO helped me work my way into a blended learning environment

Neo LMS

To get started I read the book Flip Your Classroom: Reach Every Student in Every Class Every Day by Aaron Sams and Jonathan Bergmann, joined several groups online and followed a couple of entities on Twitter. Several years ago I decided to flip my classroom.

8 Types of Blended Learning According to Research

The CoolCatTeacher

Design Your Classroom for Maximum Learning From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Videos, online websites, and data analysis don’t replace teachers , they help them.

Digital Promise Research Map: A Starting Place for Exploring Research on Learning

Digital Promise

Our analysis of these publications revealed 11 broad topics, such as Student Motivation and Cognition & Memory, which are broken down into more than 120 subtopics.

The fame monster

Learning with 'e's

Can our worth be measured by the amount of Twitter followers we have or by how many +1s we receive on Google+? This number is calculated among other things, on an analysis of my recent web activity on Twitter, Facebook and Google+ over the last 90 days.

Data Analytics a Key Skill for Administrators in K–12

EdTech Magazine

K-12 school districts looking to improve student success rates should invest in training administrators in data analysis, according to a report from the Data Quality Campaign. Twitter. Data Analytics a Key Skill for Administrators in K–12. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:00.

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XplorLabs Fire Forensics: A Free STEM Module for Middle School Science

The CoolCatTeacher

A Next Generation Science Standards Aligned Lab Activity (FREE) From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Data analysis is part of the second step of this online, interactive middle school science lab from Xplorlabs.

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FETC 2019: How Small K–12 Schools Can Keep Their Networks Secure

EdTech Magazine

JOIN THE CONVERSATION: Follow @EdTech_K12 on Twitter for continued FETC 2019 coverage. IT teams should also monitor and record network activity for threat analysis, as well as integrate full disk encryption on all faculty laptops. Twitter.

What Gartner’s Top Tech Trends for 2019 Mean for Education

EdTech Magazine

Augmented data analysis, blended digital tools and connected networks will reign among technology innovations in the coming year, according to IT analyst group Gartner’s top 10 tech trends of 2019. . Twitter. What Gartner’s Top Tech Trends for 2019 Mean for Education.

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Some of the Wonderful Things I Discovered in 2019

Iterating Toward Openness

His harmonic analysis of Jacob’s arrangement of Moon River , and his further discussion of How Jacob Collier Uses Microtonality, Pitch and Temperament were amazing. I suppose it’s time for end of year reflections.

8 Websites that Explain Elections

Ask a Tech Teacher

Senate as well as other forums where public policy is discussed, debated and decided––all without editing, commentary, talking heads, ads, or analysis, and with a balanced presentation of viewpoints.

Supercharge Student (and Teacher) Financial Literacy With #PowerofEcon Day on April 26

The CoolCatTeacher

Subtitle: Sponsored by Discovery Education and CME Group From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. These free activities and a power-packed Twitter chat will energize and provide support for your financial literacy discussions.

Thinking about connected learning

K12 Open Ed

In a chat on Twitter, this weekend, Kevin said that our little postcard project was one of the “most connected/enjoyable” CLMOOC activities. This may seem like an overly academic analysis of this project. (I

The Fun of IFTTT

Ask a Tech Teacher

Popular Recipes include: IF you post a photo on Instagram THEN share it on Twitter. Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.

How to Resolve Entrepreneurship’s Split Personality Problem

EdNews Daily

Consequently, entrepreneurship programs provide practical and hands-on instruction on everything from imagination and ideation to market analysis and business plans. Connect with him on Twitter. Entrepreneurship as a higher education discipline has something of a split personality.

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New Student Discovery Sets for Tablets from LOC

NeverEndingSearch

They inspire critical thinking and deep analysis of “text” in multiple formats. Interactive tools let students zoom in, draw to highlight details, and conduct open-ended primary source analysis.

8 Ways to Help New Teachers Thrive (and Veteran Teachers Too!)

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Immediately, we can start to help new teachers and help each other in the process. Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, 36(4), 476–500. Postsecondary education descriptive analysis report.

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12 Websites that Explain Elections

Ask a Tech Teacher

Senate as well as other forums where public policy is discussed, debated and decided––all without editing, commentary, talking heads, ads, or analysis, and with a balanced presentation of viewpoints.

Today's CTE Investments Help Boost Students' Success

EdTech Magazine

The Rhode Island Department of Education , for example, announced plans to use its $500,000 grant to launch an internship program to place students in cybersecurity and data analysis apprenticeships. Please join the discussion on Twitter by using the #ConnectIT hashtag. Twitter. Today's CTE Investments Help Boost Students' Success. Andrew.Steger_zKQu. Tue, 08/06/2019 - 12:12.

What Happens When Low-Income College Students Borrow Free Laptops?

Edsurge

When black students at the University of Michigan took to Twitter several years ago to critique campus policies and culture , one tweet in particular caught the attention of college administrators.

TCEA 2019: How K–12 Schools Can Simplify Data Analytics Initiatives

EdTech Magazine

The data available to teachers and administrators is too unpredictable and uncontrollable in its number of variables to make effective statistical data analysis possible, Charland noted. TCEA 2019: How K–12 Schools Can Simplify Data Analytics Initiatives. eli.zimmerman_9856.

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