ShareTweet Twitter is one of those amazing free tools that you can’t imagine a world where it didn’t exist. That is, of course, if you currently use Twitter. Most people don’t. In fact, just 26% of US adults use the service . If you don’t, then it might feel overwhelming. That’s why we made this …
For educators looking to avoid the complications of having students work on consumer social media platforms, Common Sense Media’s service Graphite has compiled this list of resources that can facilitate social learning.
Great article - only missing Edmodo!
@THE_Journal - interesting thing though - they don't follow many people on Twitter - wonder why that is!?
Whether you’re a science teacher or not, education and the STEM subjects is a hot topic these days. From discussions about comparing test scores in STEM subjects with students around the globe to tracking the number of STEM based jobs and future graduates, there’s certainly a lot to discuss. There’s a lot of information out …
Share this with your Science team!
OR...if they're not on Twitter yet
Gather great resources from these experts & SHARE them with your Science team & they will be sure to appreciate it!
For those who don't use social media, #1 will reign supreme. If you're not already on the social media train, 2014 will be the year to hop on. If you've already been riding the train, check out #2-6 to see what the trends are expected to be!
"Are you coming to the lake on the Fourth?" "I wasn't planning on it. Why?" "Oh." An uncomfortable pause followed by the next idiotic statement. "We're having a get together. Didn't you see it o...
Oh this is so good! I left a comment:
"Dear Facebook, We Need to Talk"
Was the title of a blog post I wrote back in 2011 when I was having a bumpy relationship with FB and finally decided to dump him....err I mean it! (you can Google it or maybe the link will work below - let's try!)
But Twitter....ahh Twitter has become my number one Social Media outlet & source for rich professional development....but my friends? They have to email, call, or text me cause yeah...I don't DO Facebook. And I'm better off for it!
Great post Griffyn! Love that you rock the Y like I do! ;-)
Do you know if you’re properly using Twitter? Do you have a set of curated Twitter lists, a simple but accurate bio, and a nice-looking picture? These are just a few of the key points in this checklist that you should peruse as you continue to use the social networking platform. This list below is …
Here are all the things I've blogged about but in a handy checklist! May have to steal this idea & adapt it for education!
HootSuite's writers and designers got together to talk Myspace. Here are some things we miss (and appreciate) about one of our first social networks.
This article made me smile! I swear I sharpened my HTML chops with my MySpace! My 4 MySpace pages were gorgeous!
Yes, I had at LEAST 4 different accounts - fictional characters , historic (Lily Langtry) and literary characters, I even had a Poison Ivy page! We had a great time communicating with each other- the literary characters -- and yes, it was my first blog! I had a GREAT rant on CSI Miami star David Caruso! LOL
It seems that I along with others have been chosen as Guinea Pigs for the beta testing of the new Twitter layout before it's rolled out to the rest of the tweeps. This version takes on the resemblance of a Facebook page so, everyone seems to be referring to this update as the Facebook Twitter update?
Hmmm interesting points. Insidious?
"All @ Replies, including initial @ tweets which aren't replies even, are hidden from view!"
I spent most of last weekend hanging around hundreds of teenage girls who, like me, were trailing around an up-and-coming teen heartthrob who got his big break on social media. I was there for a story, they for selfies, but while we sat cross-legged ...
Where teens are and where they are not on Social Media.