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14 Great Facebook Groups Every Teacher should Know about

14 Great Facebook Groups Every Teacher should Know about | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

Today we are focusing more on Facebook and particularly the' group feature' that it provides for its users. As a teacher, you can easily create a group for your class and make it private so that only your students have access to it. You can also grant the admin privileges to some or even all of them and let them share resources, links, feedback, news about their school...ect.

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The Complete Guide To Twitter Hashtags In Education

The Complete Guide To Twitter Hashtags In Education | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
The Complete Guide To Twitter Hashtags In Education...
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Four Tools for Networking On Social Media

Four Tools for Networking On Social Media | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

Learning how to network online is not that different from networking in the real world. The goal is still to establish a referral network and make more money! The only difference is,you may or may not ever meet them in person. That, plus, choosing the right tools is slightly more complex than finding the right networking meeting.

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How To Cite A Tweet - TeachThought

How To Cite A Tweet - TeachThought | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

Students need to be able to use the media sources most natural to them, and for many, twitter matters. Rather than raging against the machine, the MLA recognized this and threw twitterers–that is, students and teachers–a bone.

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Twitter Linky For Teachers & Teacher Bloggers

Twitter Linky For Teachers & Teacher Bloggers | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

Different tools for different reasons... As a professional, we all attend workshops and conferences to continue our learning. Some of the best professional development I've received has been from Twitter.

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12 Expert Twitter Tips for the Classroom

12 Expert Twitter Tips for the Classroom | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
A dozen activities are presented for using an online education technology tool to engage students in classroom activities to develop a better understanding of concepts.
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How to archive your tweets

How to archive your tweets | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
Twitter's a great way to keep up on what's happening. But what about what happened a while ago? Kirk McElhearn looks at a few of the ways you can search and archive your past Twitter-stream.
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Twitter in the classroom?

High schoolers at Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis, Minn. are being engaged in the classroom in a whole new way. 

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Crowd Sourced Twitter Guide For Teachers

Crowd Sourced Twitter Guide For Teachers | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

This presentation will help you to understand how Twitter works. Watch it, then be prepared to be taken on a video journey to building your own personal learning network (PLN), starting with Twitter.

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Tweeting about Twitter – #edutweet

Tweeting about Twitter – #edutweet | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
How can you squander even one more day not taking advantage of the greatest shifts of our generation? How dare you settle for less when the world has made it so easy for you to be remarkable? – S...
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60 Inspiring Examples of Twitter in the Classroom

60 Inspiring Examples of Twitter in the Classroom | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and...
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Teachers unlock tweet smell of success

Teachers unlock tweet smell of success | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
Educators are taking to Twitter to discover ideas and build networks.
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Social Media Explained (with the aid of a donut!)

Social Media Explained (with the aid of a donut!) | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

I can use all the help I can get when working with teachers on building their PLN, and this analogy should do very nicely.


Via Marcelo Nolasco, Juergen Wagner, João Greno Brogueira
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Twitter For Little Folks

Twitter For Little Folks | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it

This time, I want to focus on another popular question I get.

"If Twitter says you have to be 13 to use Twitter, how do I use it in my elementary classroom?"

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The Importance Of Branding Your Classroom

The Importance Of Branding Your Classroom | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
Defining Brand Branding was one of the most important developments in business history.
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Twitter for Teachers – My First Attempts at Twitter and Strategies for Newbie Teachers

Twitter for Teachers – My First Attempts at Twitter and Strategies for Newbie Teachers | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
A great blog post about a teacher's struggle to take the Twitter plunge, and how they have benefitted
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3 Tips for Teachers Using Social Media in the Classroom

3 Tips for Teachers Using Social Media in the Classroom | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
Here are some guidelines for using social media effectively in the classroom while maintaining your professional boundaries.
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The 2012 A-Z List Of Educational Twitter Hashtags

The 2012 A-Z List Of Educational Twitter Hashtags | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
We got so many additions and updates to our 2011 list we thought it was time to bring you the most up-to-date list for 2012. So, without further ado, here's the 2012 A-Z list of educational Twitter hashtags.
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The Twitter Experiment - Twitter in the Classroom

Dr. Rankin, professor of History at UT Dallas, wanted to know how to reach more students and involve more people in class discussions both in and out of the classroom

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Quick Guide: How to Speak ‘Twitter’ | Edudemic

Quick Guide: How to Speak ‘Twitter’ | Edudemic | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
A lot of the language is universal across texting and the internet, though some of it is twitter-specific. This list could’ve been 1000+ strong, but I tried to stick with those terms, phrases, and functions that were most commonly used (except the part about animal crackers.
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35 ways to use Twiducate for deeper learning.

35 ways to use Twiducate for deeper learning. | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
Reasons to be cheerful…….Twiducate! Here are 35 ways to use Twiducate to deepen learning. I have split the tips up into four sections; using the main “Post to Class” section...
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HOW TO: Get the Most Out of Twitter #Hashtags

HOW TO: Get the Most Out of Twitter #Hashtags | Social Media For Educators | Scoop.it
One of the most complex features of Twitter for new users to understand is the hashtag, a topic with a hash symbol ("#") at the start to identify it.
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