Some Guidelines for Using Twitter

ProfHacker

Every year makes it a little clearer that Twitter and Facebook are probably a little more interested in advertising revenue than they are in shutting down–heck, even mildly alleviating–abuse. Profession Software Uncategorized Wellness Facebook social media TwitterThere’s a lot of ambivalence about social media these days, and not just because of Russian bots.

Guidelines for Setting Up a Facebook Page for Your School

The Innovative Educator

Note: Following this process you will not need to set up a Facebook profile for the page you are administering Visit https://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php Select: Company, Organization, Institution Category: Education Email: Use the NYC DOE email (or other professional email) that you have set up for your school, institution, or program.

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A secret Facebook group for encouraging teachers

The Cornerstone for Teachers

But there’s a setting for Facebook groups called “secret,” which means no one outside the group can read what’s posted there. And that means the Encouraging Teachers Facebook group is a private, closed space for sharing teaching ideas and collaborating. We now have a twice yearly “open enrollment” period: for 2 weeks each March and September, new members can fill out a form agreeing to our guidelines and requesting to join the group.

5 Guidelines for Rational School Leader Response to Social Media Issues

The 21st Century Principal

This Winston-Salem Journal Editorial “More Education, Guidelines Needed for Officials, Students on Social Media and School Security,” makes the usual call for more rules and education about improper use of social media. The scenario described in the Winston-Salem Journal , states that a 16-year old student used another student’s Facebook page to pose a threat to students and staff at her high school. The issue was not whether the threat was communicated through Facebook or not.

How Instagram, Facebook and Twitter Foster Digital Citizenship & Safety

Gaggle Speaks

While the photos and videos have not been deemed to violate Instagram’s rules or guidelines, they’ve been recognized as sensitive and will require additional action by the end user to be viewed. Be sure to visit Facebook’s Safety Center for information on its safety policies, tools and resources that are available to the public. ” How Instagram, Facebook and Twitter Foster Digital Citizenship & Safety Click To Tweet.

5 Best Practices to Consider When Using Facebook with Students

The Innovative Educator

Before you get started, consult with your school or district to find out their guidelines and policies and keep these best practices in mind. Facebook in education social media social media in education This post was original featured on Smartblogs on Education Innovative educators realize that to run for office, run a business, or change the way things are run where you work or play, being savvy with the use of social media is important.

More on Social Networking Guidelines for Educators

EdTechSandyK

A couple of months ago I posted ten social networking guidelines for educators that I had come up with in response to a request from colleagues in my district. Today I came across some more detailed guidelines in the making. Guidelines for Educators Using Social Networking Sites [link] Social Media Guidelines for Schools [link]. digital citizenship digital footprint facebook myspace professionalism social networking socialmedia teachers

9 Keys For Successfully Using Facebook to Connect Educators: #ISTE17 Presentation

The Innovative Educator

This year at #ISTE17 I had the opportunity to share with those at conference, and those around the world (via livestream), nine keys we’ve discovered from years of moderating a powerful group for #NYCSchoolsTech educators on Facebook. 9 Keys to A Successful Online Community Go where your audience is (for us Facebook). Have clear, simple guidelines.

From Banning to Embracing Social Media: #GovTechLive Names #NYCSchoolsTech Facebook Group & Twitter Chat Best in NYC

The Innovative Educator

We started by developing guidelines "with" students and staff and offered related learning opportunities throughout the year. Fast forward to 2017 and the NYC DOE was honored as the Best in NYC for its innovative use of social media to engage citizens for the work happening via our #NYCSchoolsTech Facebook group and Twitter Chat moderated by tech teacher Eileen Lennon. For us that was Facebook. Visit the article her e.

Commenting Turn Offs On Facebook - 6 Strategies To Keep In Mind

The Innovative Educator

If you participate in groups on Facebook, or elsewhere, you’ve no doubt seen some conversations go off the rails. In the groups I moderate these days there are pretty clear guidelines. In some cases folks are so turned off, they leave the group or members are kicked out. I’ve been involved in online communities for the past decade and I’ve been on both ends of digital confrontation. Fortunately, I’ve learned a lot since the early days.

Top 10 Social Networking Guidelines for Educators Who Wish to Keep Their Career Intact

EdTechSandyK

I put this together about two months ago at the request of some educational technology professionals I know who were curious about boundaries when it comes to what to post and do on social networking sites like MySpace and Facebook. 10 Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know [link] How To Be Safe Online (MySpace) CBS News Video [link] MySpace Safety Tips and Settings [link] 2. Keeping Face on Facebook: CBS News Video [link] Everyone Video from the Ad Council [link] 3.

Friday 5 — 4.14.2017

Perry Hewitt

Facebook’s AI assistant, M, is now rolling out in Messenger with features like sticker, polls, and payment. This excerpt from a new book offers guidelines and considerations when designing for this large and growing population. Friday Five AI content design facebook Friday5 google+ tools uxWhile some are underwhelmed , others see this start with a limited number of functions as a step to broader AI capabilities.

3 Ways to Thank Administrators

The CoolCatTeacher

Go to www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com/CoolCat to download artwork guidelines, an entry form, official rules, and the lesson plan today. Blog: [link] Twitter: @ DrFrankBuck Instagram: @ DrFrankBuck Pinterest: pinterest.com/DrFrankBuck Facebook: Facebook.com/DrFrankBuck Disclosure of Material Connection: This is a “sponsored podcast episode.”

Merging Classrooms: How I Shared My Students with a Class in Egypt

The CoolCatTeacher

What are some guidelines for facilitating global competency and awareness? Join the Every Classroom Matters Awesome Educators Network on Facebook. Every Classroom Matters episode 214 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Talking about ISIS and Arab Spring online with kids from the US and Egypt. Did teacher Adam Jones really do that? Yes he did. He merged his classroom with a colleague in Egypt with incredible results. Listen now.

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. There are some simple, yet necessary steps that are important for the implementation of such guidelines. What steps have you taken to create social media guidelines in your school or district?

Math Problems that Unlock Student Thinking

The CoolCatTeacher

Go to www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com/CoolCat to download artwork guidelines, an entry form, official rules, and the lesson plan today. Blog: [link] Twitter: @ robertkaplinsky Instagram: @ robert_kaplinsky Facebook: [link] Pinterest: [link] Disclosure of Material Connection: This is a “sponsored podcast episode.”

5 Ways to Improve Relevance in Our Classrooms Now

The CoolCatTeacher

Go to www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com/CoolCat to download artwork guidelines, an entry form, official rules, and the lesson plan today. Blog: denissheeran.com Twitter: @ mathdenisnj Facebook: [link] Instagram: @ mathdenisnj Disclosure of Material Connection: This is a “sponsored podcast episode.”

National Bullying Prevention Month–October

Ask a Tech Teacher

Cyberbullying occurs on not just social media like Twitter, Facebook, and topical forums, but multiplayer games and school discussion boards. You can find age-specific guidelines, videos, and articles that offer advice, resources, and more from parents and experts.

New Posted Resources 03/20/2012

The Web20Classroom

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The 3 Most Popular Posts Innovative Educators Are Reading

The Innovative Educator

Taking the top spot for the first time is Guidelines for Setting Up a School Facebook Page. The post explains how to get started in setting up a Facebook Page and includes screenshots and advice from Darlynn Alfalla who shares the settings she used for her school page. Entry Pageviews Guidelines for Setting Up a Facebook Page for Your. If you haven’t been keeping up with The Innovative Educator, don’t worry. That’s what this wrap up is for.

The 3 Most Popular Posts Innovative Educators Are Reading

The Innovative Educator

Next up is Guidelines for Setting Up a School Facebook Page. The post explains how to get started in setting up a Facebook Page and includes screenshots and advice from Darlynn Alfalla who shares the settings she used for her school page. Oct 18, 2016, 6 comments 3502 Guidelines for Setting Up a Facebook Page for Your. If you haven’t been keeping up with The Innovative Educator, don’t worry. That’s what this wrap up is for.

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

Cyberbullying occurs on not just social media like Twitter, Facebook, and topical forums, but multiplayer games and school discussion boards. You can find age-specific guidelines, videos, and articles that offer advice, resources, and more from parents and experts. October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Any adult knows that bullying is no longer relegated to the playground or the neighborhood. It now regularly happens in the cyberworld.

A Wrap Up Of Day 1 At #FETC

The Web20Classroom

Creating Student and Teacher Friendly Social Media Guidelines-Steven Anderson This was my session from today. I wanted to share the methods I have found with other schools and districts in creating positive social media guidelines and best practices. The article I wrote for Edutopia and Facebook Sample Social Media Guidelines and Best Practices That was Day 1.

Create and share story time and read-aloud videos

eSchool News

For Booksellers and Librarians who wish to provide a story time reading or other read-aloud experience to young people who would otherwise visit the library or bookstore in person: Story time or read-aloud live events in which a Penguin Random House book is read out loud and the book is displayed (for picture books) may be streamed live, in real time, on social media platforms such as YouTube, Facebook Live, Twitter, and Instagram.

How to craft useful, student-centered social media policies

eSchool News

Whether your school or district has officially adopted social media or not, conversations are happening in and around your school on everything from Facebook to Snapchat. The go-to method for guiding this practice is setting up district social media guidelines or policies. Establish baseline guidelines for protecting and respecting student privacy.

How Long Should a Remote School Day Be? There’s No Consensus

Edsurge

In an effort to provide more definitive answers, districts, schools and a handful of states have begun issuing guidelines on shaping the school day into something both manageable and productive for students. Variable Guidelines Still, some things are a given, Rice says. In states like Illinois and Oklahoma, distance learning guidelines are a mere suggestion, not a mandate, and ultimate control rests at the school or district level.

Why Social Media Education Is Needed In Schools

User Generated Education

As teens, my peers and I feel the constant need to stay connected to everyone around us, and the main way of doing this is through apps like Instagram and Facebook. Getting a large amount of likes on a photo posted on Instagram or Facebook secures your status. Social media is an intimate part of a large majority of tweens’ and teens’ lives.

Do Tech Companies Need To Step Up Their Accessibility Game?

The Innovative Educator

Facebook Facebook is a bit better. Facebook has work to do in their accessibility game. Instagram Facebook purchased Instagram, so it's no surprise, that they also auto generate text that can be customized. However, like Facebook, rather than bake in the customized alt text option, you must navigate your way to it.

Giveaway: New Teacher Chat 5th Year Birthday! #ntchat

Teaching With Soul

Giveaway Guidelines- Please read carefully: Give a Like to New Teacher Chat on Facebook. Winner will be announced Wednesday May 13 on Twitter with the #ntchat hashtag after the chat and on the New Teacher Chat Facebook page ! This week, New Teacher Chat celebrates a 5th Birthday! I want to say Thank You to all our supporters by sharing a fun Giveaway! To help celebrate this event, I’m sharing with my followers a great Giveaway valued at $115 !

10 Ways to Use Twitter in Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

For anyone who missed the April announcement, Twitter switched its app category from ‘social media’ (where it consistently ranked in the top ten with Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Pinterest) to ‘news’ (now ranked #1, ahead of apps like CNN, Fox News, and Reddit). Before unpacking Twitter in your classroom, here are a few guidelines: Clear its use with your administration.

Remind Takes Student and Stakeholder Engagement to a New Level

A Principal's Reflections

Take a look at these teachers’ perspectives and activities including: Developing Digital Citizenship through Mobile Communication Using Mobile Devices to Have Fun with Dialogue Remind Chat: Building Relationships and Digital Citizenship Remind has also developed Community Guidelines to help schools use the service safely and effectively. For more great resources and support from the Remind team, you can always get in touch with them on Twitter or Facebook.

Resources, stories, and connections with those who use social media in today’s k-12 classrooms

The Innovative Educator

Thank you to the 300+ folks from around the world who joined me for the Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship webinar on EdWeb. In case you missed it, the webinar was called “Social Media: An Essential Tool for Today’s Classroom.” You can view the webinar here [link] com/edwebnet/EA59D688824C. In the webinar, I shared case studies of amazing students, parents, and teachers. Below are the people behind the stories I mentioned, how to learn more and a way to reach each of them via social media.

9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

Cyberbullying occurs on not just social media like Twitter, Facebook, and topical forums, but multiplayer games and school discussion boards. You can find age-specific guidelines, videos, and articles that offer advice, resources, and more from parents and experts. In October 2006, thirteen-year-old Megan Meier hung herself in her bedroom closet after suffering months of cyberbullying.

Public and Private Organizations Nationwide Choose Rave’s Coronavirus Recovery Solution to Safely Reopen and Keep Communities Informed

eSchool News

As the response to and recovery from COVID-19 evolves, organizations across the country must plan for how they will adhere to national and local guidelines while creating a safe environment for their staff and community. Facebook.

Questions Parents Ask

Ask a Tech Teacher

Read the parental guidelines all social media platforms offer. It may say there is a charge for the session but the link has a gift code that allows you to listen to the session for free once you’re logged in via Gmail or Facebook. I’ve been asked by a wonderful parent organization called Konstella to serve as an expert for parents on topics of technology in the classroom. They started by asking a series of questions that were on their minds.