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How Twitter Tore Down My District's Walls (EdSurge News)

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Social media changed how the world works. Pascal Finette of Mozilla referred to this change in a TEDx talk as the “rise of a culture of participation
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Can Twitter open up a new space for learning, teaching and thinking?

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Two academics discuss the pros and cons of using Twitter as a learning tool to encourage instinctive thinking in higher education
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Social Media Use Continues to Evolve for Teachers, Students | Education News

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Social media that create communities without walls are also very good at breaking down necessary boundaries, schools find.
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Twitter as a tool for learningScoop.it

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Social media often gets a bad rap for being a driving force behind people falling out of touch, neglecting in-person relationships, and reducing productivity for people around the world.
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25 Ways Twitter Can Help Your Essay Writing

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It can also be used as a helpful tool for students who need to prepare a paper. Here are a couple dozen (or so) ways Twitter can help your essay writing.

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Wow! Twitter and essays! Who would've thought!

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Twitter and essays!  Wow

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It can also be used as a helpful tool for students who need to prepare a paper. Here are a couple dozen (or so) ways Twitter can help your essay writing.

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30 Twitter Tips for Teachers

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This is a guest post by Karen Schweitzer. Karen writes about�online universities for OnlineColleges.net. Twitter can be a great resource–if you know how to use it.

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Why Every High School Student Should Have a Twitter Account

I was totally surprised of all the benefits that Twitter provides to high school and college youth. Every student should open a Twitter account.
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A Case For Why Social Media Belongs In The Classroom

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This piece comes to us courtesy of Education Nation's The Learning Curve blog. Social Media Explorer CEO Jason Falls writes. He is also a member of the board of directors of the National Center for Family Literacy.
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8 Great Twitter Accounts for Students to Follow

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If you’re looking for ways to encourage your students to get involved in Twitter, look no further than these great Twitter accounts for students.

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Professional Growth via Twitter Chats

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I started reading a new book over the weekend in preparation for a virtual book study with fellow #educoach colleagues which begins Wednesday, February 6th. Our weekly Twitter chat (Wednesdays at 9...
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#Academia: Why Twitter has a home in the classroom | USA TODAY College

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If used carefully and strategically, Twitter could be an aid to students rather than just one more distraction.
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Twitter in the University Classroom: Live-Tweeting During Lectures

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My second blog post reflecting on teaching innovations of 2012 is dedicated to my use of Twitter during one undergraduate module in the year just passed. My original intention, in embedding a Twitt...

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Terese Bird's curator insight, January 9, 2013 5:15 AM

This is a nice uncomplicated look at using Twitter during lectures -- it's cool that it kind of emerged naturally in the class rather than being imposed.

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This is a nice uncomplicated look at using Twitter during lectures -- it's cool that it kind of emerged naturally in the class rather than being imposed.

herman vargas's curator insight, January 9, 2013 7:14 AM

This is a nice uncomplicated look at using Twitter during lectures -- it's cool that it kind of emerged naturally in the class rather than being imposed.

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The Ultimate Twitter Guidebook For Teachers - Edudemic

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9 Simple Tips For Connecting With Your Students On Twitter - Edudemic

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It's actually quite simple to start connecting with your students on Twitter. Just be sure to follow these guidelines and you'll be on your way!
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Why Students Should Use Twitter - Edudemic

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There are loads of scholarships, essay contests, STEM competitions and grant opportunities for middle school, high school and college students posted daily on Twitter. Having a Twitter account allows you to access all that and more.
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