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20 easy ways to collaborate globally with your class now

20 easy ways to collaborate globally with your class now | Internet Tools for Language Learning | Scoop.it
Using video call tools like Skype or Google Hangouts, students can connect with people, places and experiences. Here are 20 ways to do it.
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How Twitter is Reinventing Collaboration Among Educators

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TWITTER TRANSFORMS EDUCATORS


Before the advent of Twitter, most educators I know had limited opportunities to collaborate with colleagues outside their building. Some subscribed to listservs or participated in online forums, but these outlets lacked critical mass; teachers also networked at in-person conferences and training sessions, but these isolated events didn't provide ongoing support.

 

Enter Twitter. I've heard many educators say that Twitter is the most effective way to collaborate and that they've learned more with Twitter than they have from years of formal professional development.

 

Here are some of the specific ways educators are using Twitter to collaborate:

 

Read more:

http://www.pbs.org/mediashift/2012/09/how-twitter-is-reinventing-collaboration-among-educators272.html

 


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Sonia Thomas's curator insight, May 27, 2013 6:53 PM

Twitter provides a great opportunity to collaborate with educators outside of your local physical community. The exchange of ideas and perspectives can reenergize your career. “Twitter is often just the introduction — the virtual handshake that opens the door to a deeper collaboration”

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14 Tools for Effective Classroom Collaboration - More Than A Tech

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Guest Post by Hannah Lewis 14 Tools for Effective Classroom Collaboration Classroom collaboration is all about working as a team on an academic project. Whether it is about sharing notes, …
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