Although I’ve already mentioned and posted about Twitter and its usefulness when connecting with fellow educators, there are oh so many uses for it. Some basics of using Twitter and conversing with others: Use @ to tag a Twitter handle, or person in your post, assuring that they will see your “tweet” Use # to … Continue reading Build your PLN with Twitter
Using Twitter in class can be a great communication and discussion tool. By giving students a specific hashtag, it is easy to track discussion and responses, and for having a record to look back on later. But Twitter can also be useful outside of the classroom. Twitter as an announcement platform - Twitter can … Continue reading How can Twitter improve communication?
Twitter can easily seem like a time sucker. Which as teachers is a daaangerous thing. Who has time to waste with everything else on your plate? Well, turns out Twitter is a great place to connect with other teachers, and to learn new strategies and tools to use in your classroom. If you haven’t already … Continue reading How can Twitter help me to be a better teacher?