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Effect of Twitter on college student engagement and grades

Effect of Twitter on college student engagement and grades | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it

Rey Junco (2010) Journal of Computer Assisted Learning. This paper describes our semester- long experimental study to determine if using Twitter for educationally relevant purposes can impact college student engagement and grades. The study provides experimental evidence that Twitter can be used as an educational tool to help engage students and to mobilize faculty into a more active and participatory role.


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Yeahh so glad some twitter research is starting to trickle through and confirming what we already know.

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Capture the Moment: Using Twitter Moments in Education - Leading, Learning, Questioning

Capture the Moment: Using Twitter Moments in Education - Leading, Learning, Questioning | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
When they originally appeared on Twitter, Twitter Moments were only for things of national or global importance. Stuff like celebrities making bad decisions, famous people tweeting foolishness (yes those first two are mostly the same, and yes they were still most of what moments were about), and also things like actual news (but only rarely). Recent changes made …
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#07: Getting Started Using Twitter for Educational Excellence

#07: Getting Started Using Twitter for Educational Excellence | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Billy Krakower (@wkrakower), co-author of 140 Twitter Tips for Educators, is a co-moderator of a weekly Twitter discussion for current and emerging school leaders called #Satchat. He is one of the Lead Organizers of edcampNJ. Billy is currently a Computer & Resource Reading Room Teacher in Woodland Park, New Jersey. Today for Tech Tool Tuesday, Billy Krakower […]
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Twitter for Teachers Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Twitter for Teachers Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
The Twitter for Teachers Infographic, 8 Tips On How To Use Twitter For Social Learning, The Teacher Guide to Twitter, Ultimate List of Educational Hashtags
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10 Amazing Ways For Teachers & Tutors To Use Twitter In Education

10 Amazing Ways For Teachers & Tutors To Use Twitter In Education | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Twitter like all other social media is a virtual Aladdin’s cave. It is a gateway to riches. But just like in the story, this Aladdin’s cave is also booby-trapped. Use it right and you will come away the genie of knowledge ready to do your bidding. Use it wrong and you will be a casualty of wasted time. So, ‘rub’ it just right.
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10 Great Twitter Tools and Extensions for Teachers via #Medkh9

10 Great Twitter Tools and Extensions for Teachers  via #Medkh9 | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Dorian Love
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How To Use Hashtags: The Do's and Don'ts of hashtags

How To Use Hashtags: The Do's and Don'ts of hashtags | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it

Do you know how to use hashtags? How about how not to use hashtags? This blog posts is a must read for anyone wanting to know how to use hashtags.

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Schedule your tweets

Did you know you can schedule your tweets in TweetDeck? This is very helpful when moderating twitter chats. In this video, TeacherCast demonstrates the simple method for scheduling your tweets using TweetDeck
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How to Create a Jeopardy-style Game in Google Spreadsheets

How to Create a Jeopardy-style Game in Google Spreadsheets | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Dorian Love
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Bernd Meyer's curator insight, November 26, 2014 6:00 PM

Much easier than the PPT version.  Love it.  So easy to set up.

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12 Days of Twitter

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12 Days of Twitter is a convenient and free way to learn to tweet on Twitter itself.
Our friendly team - including people who learnt Twitter on 12 Days of Twitter themselves - will teach you how to reap the rewards whilst avoiding the risks of social media.  It will take just half an hour a day over 12 days, with live support, online chat and guidance throughout - although you may want to spend more time to get the full benefit for a current project or cause.
You’ll learn the mechanics of Twitter itself, as well as the tools, techniques and tactics to get it working for you and your goals - whether you're in business, using social media to learn or to teach, or trying to change the world with a hashtag.
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50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom

50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
The 50 tips and projects provide you and your students with 50 ways to incorporate Twitter into important and lasting lessons.
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How To Plan And Start Your Own Twitter Chat

How To Plan And Start Your Own Twitter Chat | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Want to start an engaged discussion on a particular topic using Twitter? Kirsten explains Twitter chat and shares some great tools

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Resources and Ideas for Tweeting in Primary Grades

Resources and Ideas for Tweeting in Primary Grades | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Here is a list of my favorite posts on using Twitter in the primary grades. Please let me know of other posts I should add to the list! We Should Be Doing More Than Teaching Digital Citizenship To ...
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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and find new and interesting…
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Twitter Bingo - A Fun Way to Introduce Twitter to Teachers

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7 Amazing Facts about Twitter

7 Amazing Facts about Twitter | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
I have curated few facts about Twitter. Is there any other fact that you would like to add to the list?- authorSTREAM Presentation
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10 Ways to Use Twitter in Class

10 Ways to Use Twitter in Class | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
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, Wha…
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What makes a great education tweet?

What makes a great education tweet? | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Writing an education tweet that adds value and gets noticed takes some practice. Here are one Twitter savant's top tips.
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How to Use Twitter for Teaching and Learning | Edudemic

How to Use Twitter for Teaching and Learning | Edudemic | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Teachers can use Twitter to connect with experts around town to get perspectives that will enrich lessons.
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Are you a good Twitter listener?

Are you a good Twitter listener? | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Your Twitter strategy wouldn't be complete without a good Twitter monitoring system in place. One that will save you time and help improve your tweeting.
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15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic

15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
How do you make students better online researchers? By understanding how they can and should use Google, of course!
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PDF to Download: Twitter Policy and Rationale

PDF to Download: Twitter Policy and Rationale | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
After receiving so many positive comments and Re-Tweets of my previous Twitter Policy & Rationale, I am making a more visual pdf file available for download. Twitter Policy & Rationale
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The Teacher's Guide To Twitter

The Teacher's Guide To Twitter | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
This teacher's guide to Twitter is designed for anyone ready to use the service or already old hat. Whatever your skill level, this should help!
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13 Creative Uses of Twitter Photo Collages

13 Creative Uses of Twitter Photo Collages | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Twitter's new photo feature makes for some creative tweets. Here are 13 awesome photo collages.
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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Twitter unworkshop | Scoop.it
Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and find new and interesting…
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