What Happened When I Deleted All My Social Media Apps

The CoolCatTeacher

For me, nature seems to be the opposite of social media. And we reconnect as a family when we turn off social media and head outside. ” So, this spring break, I removed every social media app and email off my “smartphone” and made it go dumb and mute.

Digital Leadership with Students and Social Media featuring Jennifer Casa-Todd

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Jennifer Casa-Todd @JCasaTodd opens our minds to social media leadership with students. She argues that we’re limiting students when we don’t let them lead using social media. Jennifer is the author of Social LEADia. Download the PDF.

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Digital Learning Day: Social Media PD Best Practices #DLDay

The CoolCatTeacher

For Thought Leader Thursday , social media researcher Laura Pasquini explains three defining aspects of effective social media powered professional development.In The lessons learned from effective social media PD.

Use Social Media to Market Your Private School

Hubbli

Social media marketing for schools is where it’s at. Through familiar social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram, you can reach a targeted group of people and increase awareness for your school. Social Media Marketing for Schools. Be social.

3 Untapped Social Media Resources For Students

The Web20Classroom

Last week I laid out 3 Untapped Social Media Resources for Teachers. This week we take a look at how to leverage social networks for students. She is right in the heart of the age range for kids who use social media the most (13-18 yrs old). Social Media Students

Creating Social Media Guidelines.The Handout

The Web20Classroom

Over the past few weeks I have been working on a project for Edutopia and Facebook Education to develop a set of steps to follow when developing social media guidelines in your school or district. This all came about from my presentation at ASCD this year where I outlined how we created a document that promoted the use of social media by our teachers and our students but also gave tips on responsible use. I have embedded the document below for download.

3 Untapped Social Media Resources Worth A Second Look

The Web20Classroom

In a world where we are constantly bombarded with information as adults and as educators, there are still many untapped resources to learn from and share with and grow, especially through social media. They just updated their social media data for 2016. Social Media

24 Social Media Shortcuts

The Daring Librarian

Sometimes, when you're sharing the benefits of a professional Social Media presence, it can become a bit bewildering and overwhelming. at a glance Daring Librarian gwyneth jones header instagram linkedin name profile social media tips twitter worksheet

Harnessing the Power and Potential of Social Media to Build Learning Communities #CDNedtech19

Pair-a-dimes for Your Thoughts

I’ve been invited to host a Round Table Breakout Session at the 10th Canadian EdTech Leadership Summit today, titled: “ Harnessing the Power and Potential of Social Media to Build Learning Communities. What are the challenges of engaging on social media?

4 Ways Parents Can Keep Kids Safe on Social Media

Gaggle Speaks

Many parents find it difficult to keep up with the latest in social media, websites, and apps. They list four key conversations for parents to have with kids: Is the social media message hurtful or helpful?

Navigating Social Media as a Parent

Tech Helpful

Recently I attended an e-parenting workshop at a local school here in Chattanooga and the speaker shared a great social media rating guide: This can be found at www.safesmartsocial.com. Follow your kids on social media. E-parenting is not an easy task.

Social Media’s Impact on EdTech: Fake News?

edWeb.net

While social media has transformed the way we connect and communicate personally and professionally, we have to ask: What really has been the impact on EdTech? How important is social media in your overall marketing plan? Download the presentation.

How to be a connected educator & still find balance with social media

The Cornerstone for Teachers

As we get into the conversation, we dig deeper into her social media habits, and explore how her desire to learn from and connect with other educators is sometimes swallowing up more time than she intends, and interfering with her ability to get a good night’s sleep and stay in balance. .

RockMelt: Web Browser and Social Media Tool for Administrators and Other Educators

The 21st Century Principal

RockMelt is a Web Browser for educators and others who want to blend their Web reading and social media sharing into a seamless combination. In some ways, it looks like and functions as a customized version of Chrome, optimized for social media.

ISTE Social Media& Web Resources

The Daring Librarian

I curated the info from various ISTE publications, the main ISTE webpage, and used my own graphics wherever possible so that the new ISTE board members would have everything ISTE Social Media on one wikipage. A week or so ago I was asked by soon to be ISTE president the AWEsome Ms.

Google Keep CHEAT SHEET for Teachers and Students – FREE DOWNLOAD

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Keep CHEAT SHEET for Teachers and Students – FREE DOWNLOAD appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Inside this 9-page PDF download, I break down all of the menu items and features with screenshots, including how to : Create notes and lists.

The Lemonade War that Motivated a Whole School to Read

The CoolCatTeacher

This elementary school-wide reading project is a sizzling combination of reading, parent relations, community service, school spirit, communications, and social media savvy. How he used social media to spur on excitement. DOWNLOAD TRANSCRIPT #18 Ryan Kaczmark.

What is Ulam’s Number Spiral? [Downloadable Activity]

MIND Research Institute

Make sure to share your number spiral discoveries with us on social media and g ood luck exploring! A Number Spiral is Born. In 1963, mathematician Stanislaw Ulam was doodling during a lecture.

5 Ways to Participate in #ISTE17 even if you’re not there #notatiste17

The CoolCatTeacher

Download the transcript or scroll down and read it on this page. Download this transcript. You can download the show notes and see the archive at coolcatteacher.com/podcast. Innovation Librarians Social Media Teachers Technology

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Tips for Using Social Media with Educators

edWeb.net

Social media is an essential marketing tool for educational publishers. But the changing algorithms, rise and fall of new platforms, and overall nature of social media make some developers hesitant. In their presentation, “ Social Media Marketing 2.0:

Social Media Revolution for School Librarians: Keynote Resources for CASL

The Daring Librarian

Dont Hate the Hashtag: a Social Media Revolution for Librarians View more presentations from gwyneth jones. Download it to your machine & take into school! - Buy & Download a Single Copy Mac/Win Version for only $19.95! "

5 Reasons Teachers Using Tech are Super Heroes with Kecia Ray

The CoolCatTeacher

This fun, visual tool lets students explore 150 different science and social studies units for elementary and middle school learners. Download the Transcript: Episode 135 with Kecia Ray. Social media is something students are going to explore on their own, no matter what.

5 Things Every Digital Citizen Should Know #digcit

The CoolCatTeacher

Download this episode to listen offline by right-clicking here and choosing “Save As.” A conversation with Alice Chen on Episode 55 of the 10-Minute Teacher Show From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

The Best PD for Math Teachers (and How to Use It) #mtbos #iteachmath

The CoolCatTeacher

Learn about the current trends in hashtag learning and the popular techniques for harvesting learning from this social network. We’ll have free resources available for downloading.

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Why I hired a brand manager

The CoolCatTeacher

” The social media stats? Just two months ago, the show was at 50,000 downloads a month. B – Sharing Social Media Strategies and Best Practices with Key Influencers. When I travel, I meet educators who want to use social media for good.

Tips for Successful Digital Parenting

The CoolCatTeacher

Download this episode to listen offline by right-clicking here and choosing “Save As.” All Grades Digital Citizenship Research Social Emotional Learning Social Media Society and Ethics Thought Leader Thursday

7 Global Project Ideas from a Leading 3rd Grade Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

I think we’ve learned how to use social media in just a really positive way, and learned to communicate and build a global audience, and shared our learning, and learned with others. How Vickie Morgado Uses Social Media in Her Classroom.

Increasing the visibility and impact of our work

Dangerously Irrelevant

As a faculty member who has an outsized social media presence (53,000+ Twitter followers; video series with 100+ million views; one of the more visible education blogs in the world, etc.), Image credit: Social media class , mkhmarketing.

Smartphone Photography Tips and Apps

The CoolCatTeacher

If you have a touch screen computer, download a free trial of Snowflake Multiteach. Download lesson plans from their shared community. You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or elsewhere , get the RSS feed , or listen via the media player above.

19 Epic iPhone Productivity Apps & Tips

The CoolCatTeacher

Comes with your iPhone, no need to download. Productivity Social Media Tech Tips ToolsProductivity that Works. You can be more productive on your iPhone or smartphone. My home screen as been pretty consistent for the last few years.

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How to Keep Kids Safe

The CoolCatTeacher

If you’ve ever taught kids who have their own smartphones, you know how quickly social media problems can escalate at school. Download the Listening Guide. Digital Citizenship Every Classroom Matters Podcast News & Trends Social Media Students

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Tweet, Snap and Gram Your Way To Better School Communications

The Web20Classroom

While many of these still are valuable and have their place there are new and not-so-new social media mediums that could be used to deepen the engagement with the community or do something entirely different. IGTV is an app you download and the videos go straight to your Instagram feed.

10 Effective Ways To Engage Pupils Through Facebook

EdTech4Beginners

Facebook is the most popular social network in the world. I made a printable template which you can download here: Facebook profile . The competitive edge that social media creates will motivate your students.

10 Effective Ways To Engage Pupils Through Facebook

EdTech4Beginners

Facebook is the most popular social network in the world. I made a printable template which you can download here: Facebook profile . The competitive edge that social media creates will motivate your students.

How to Create a Summer Writing Notebook #flaneur

The CoolCatTeacher

You can download the show notes and see the archive at coolcatteacher.com/podcast. All Grades Blogging Get Connected (PLN Building) Social Media Teachers Thought Leader Thursday Writing

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