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. Do you have a favorite “getting started with academic Twitter” advice post?

10 Ways to Use Twitter in Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

It makes sense; tweets and twitter streams have been part of hard-core news reports for years as an effective way for leaders and politicians to reach their constituents and pollsters to gauge what interests people. Establish rules for Twitter use. Twitter novel. More on Twitter.

Summer Learning Series-Starting A Classroom or School Twitter Account

The Web20Classroom

We moved on to Twitter chats. Today we will examine the things to consider if you want to use Twitter in your classroom or your school in the coming school year. While Twitter is beginning to catch on with many educators, schools are still lagging in their adoption of the platform.

Twitter In Schools-A Getting Started Guide

The Web20Classroom

While Twitter is beginning to catch on with many educators, schools are lagging in their adoption of the platform. Twitter is a quick and easy tool to let the entire school community know whats going on with you and your students. Updates can come from anywhere and users don''t have to have a Twitter account to follow along. Here is my primer and some advice for schools (and districts) that want to start using Twitter. So, you are going to have a Twitter account.

Our first live #AASLstandards Twitter chat is coming!

NeverEndingSearch

Please help me spread the word and please save the date (actually the hour) for our first live Twitter chat in anticipation of the launch of our new National School Library Standards, prior to their official release at National Conference in Phoenix. So, what is a live Twitter chat?

How to Introduce a Young Scholar to Twitter

ProfHacker

I’ve learned from years of trying that nobody “gets” Twitter when you talk to them about it, and that part of the power of it is in the capacity to make global connections to knowledgeable others. Here are some guidelines if you’re a Twitter fan and want to do the same.

Twitter in the Classroom (Walls & Halls of the 21st Century)

Inquire and Inspire

There are a large number of ways that Twitter can be used in the classroom. This is especially so since there is no official age restriction when using Twitter. But what about those schools or school boards that restrict the use of Twitter for students.

Building a Personal Learning Network (PLN) on Twitter

EdTechSandyK

The Personal Learning Network (PLN) that I''ve built on Twitter over the past couple of months has become an amazing resource for learning about what''s going on in the educational technology world. You might also want to check out my Twitter related links on Delicious.

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. Visit the article her e.

The Right Way is Your Way

A Principal's Reflections

This has led me to think about how I use a myriad of social media tools with Twitter being my main go to resource. Should there be specific rules or guidelines for educators to follow in online spaces? Opinion Social Media Social Networking Twitter

Scholarship opportunity for high school students graduating in 2019

Educational Technology Guy

Guidelines: To apply for the $1200 Adrian Rubin Foundation Scholarship, Adrian Rubin wants to hear your answer to the following question in the form of a 500-word essay: “When was the exact moment that you knew what you wanted to major in?“ Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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

The CoolCatTeacher

Every Classroom Matters episode 214 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. What are some guidelines for facilitating global competency and awareness? adamjonesed – Adam Jones’ twitter handle.

5 Ways K–12 Teachers Can Take a New Approach to Computational Thinking

EdTech Magazine

New educational guidelines from ISTE stress the importance of contextualizing science, technology, engineering and math skills through everyday classroom activities. . Twitter. 5 Ways K–12 Teachers Can Take a New Approach to Computational Thinking. eli.zimmerman_9856.

Google Launches YouTube curriculum on Digital Citizenship

Educational Technology Guy

There are guidelines for teachers, slides for presentations and a YouTube Curriculum channel with the videos. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

New Posted Resources 11/14/2011

The Web20Classroom

The 2016 Student Technology Conference

The CoolCatTeacher

A conference run by students [Guest Post] From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. More information on conference strands and guidelines for submitting proposals may be found at: studenttechnologyconference.com.

The Conversation We Need To Have With Leadership

Teacher Reboot Camp

This means you may have to coordinate with another staff member you possibly might not get along with and you might be given some guidelines that thwart your initial plans, but you can make it work. Find a list of their blogs and Twitter handle on Cybraryman’s Administrator Page.

What to Buy for Your Maker Space #makered

The CoolCatTeacher

10MT #22 | An Interview with Librarian Chad Lehman From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. All you need to do is head over to leave a review on iTunes and just include your Twitter or Instagram handle so we can enter you in the drawing.

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Think Before You Comment

The Daring Librarian

Commenting with Care Here''s a great set of guidelines to share with kiddos for commenting on blogs inspired and adapted from Bridget Compton-Moen of New Zealand that I use on our Daring School Library blog. When we comment we model.

Subscriber Special: Group PD at a great price

Ask a Tech Teacher

Strategies introduced range from conventional tools such as quick writes, online websites, and visual writing to unconventional approaches such as Twitter novels, comics, and Google Earth lit trips. Here are general guidelines: between 5-20 people per class (same low price–$750).

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New Posted Resources 03/20/2012

The Web20Classroom

Googlios tags: google ePortfolio googleapps favorite What can Twitter do for your school?

Wanda Terral: 5 Ways to Help Kids Understand Digital Safety Without Scaring Them To Death

The CoolCatTeacher

Wanda Terral on episode 305 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Give them guidelines for how to behave. A Google Certified Innovator & Trainer, she shares resources on Google+, Twitter, & her blog.

A Wrap Up Of Day 1 At #FETC

The Web20Classroom

In this session, the presenters focused on Twitter and Pintrest. 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.

Design Thinking Process and UDL Planning Tool for STEM, STEAM, Maker Education

User Generated Education

UDL has reordered the principles and guidelines, to begin with, Multiple Means of Engagement, the Why of Learning that compliments how the Design Thinking Process involves learners in identifying an authentic problem or challenge. Post by Jackie Gerstein, Ed.D.

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Quick List of Classroom Blogging Resources

The Web20Classroom

Student Blogging Guidelines -Some teachers will want some guidance in place when they undertake blogs with kids. Kim lays out some easy to follow guidelines that might make implementation easier. I originally wrote this in 2013.

6 Ways to Avoid Those Social Media Landmines

The Daring Librarian

My pat answer to students who ask me to follow their private Twitter or Instagram accounts goes something like this: “Sorry, no can do. That’s not to say that I don’t occasionally post personal stuff on Twitter, Instagram, Scoopit, and Pinterest.

GoAnimate! Make Amazing Animated Videos

Educational Technology Guy

They will learn the content, as well as how to organize a presentation and follow certain guidelines. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. GoAnimate is a site that lets you easily create animated videos. There is a free version and a discounted education version.

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Infographics in Education with Eileen Lennon

The CoolCatTeacher

Eileen Lennon on episode 291 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. Twitter: @eileen_lennon.

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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. Follow Lisa Dabbs, @teachwithsoul on Twitter! Winner will be announced Wednesday May 13 on Twitter with the #ntchat hashtag after the chat and on the New Teacher Chat Facebook page !

Remind Takes Student and Stakeholder Engagement to a New Level

A Principal's Reflections

For more great resources and support from the Remind team, you can always get in touch with them on Twitter or Facebook. We all know Remind as a safe way for teachers to send one-way messages to students and parents.

So.You Wanna Use Blogs In The Classroom

The Web20Classroom

Student Blogging Guidelines -Some teachers will want some guidance in place when they undertake blogs with kids. Kim lays out some easy to follow guidelines that might make implementation easier. Blogging is an important part of who I am as a professional.

Do Tech Companies Need To Step Up Their Accessibility Game?

The Innovative Educator

Twitter You must take ten steps too many on Twitter to use alt text. Twitter has not stepped up its accessibility game.

5 Tools To Make Your Website Faster (and Better)

The CoolCatTeacher

Tips and Tricks for Educators Establishing a Personal Brand From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. YSlow is a browser plugin that provides a series of tests that looks at different aspects of a website based on Yahoo’s guidelines for web developers.

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Introducing The Idealis, An Open-Access Journal for Library and Information Science Research

ProfHacker

Browsing through the Discover section, there are already quite a few great articles about Open Access, Academia.edu, sentiment analysis and Twitter, data science…It’s a really great list of essays and articles that go beyond interest for just librarians.

Goal: Give Peace a Chance

Teacher Reboot Camp

At this point, give students their mission with guidelines. You can give them the solution and guidelines when you introduce the problem. Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful !

Bending the rules of flipped classrooms

Neo LMS

These days, you’re irrelevant if you don’t have Facebook or Twitter or Instagram. Extending beyond the basic concept of flipped classroom isn’t just about writing down specific guidelines or rules or debating on the best learning pedagogy for educators to apply. Flipped classrooms are the bread and butter of e-learning and have defined the education landscape in the past few years or so.

Dave Burgess Talks Student Engagement #MondayMotivation #tlap

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. This book (called #tlap by those who follow its guidelines) is like an overstuffed tackle box for teachers full of useful tools, ideas, and tips for engaging kids and staging exciting experiences.