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7 tools to present a Twitter stream at your event

7 tools to present a Twitter stream at your event | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
For a number of reasons, Twitter and events are a good match: Before the event, it is a great tool to spread the word about the contents of your event (speakers, topics etc.), to engage and to conn...
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Social Network as a Resume

The screening of social media is becoming more and more relevant as online networks provide increasingly reliable information about individuals.
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7 tools to present a Twitter stream at your event

7 tools to present a Twitter stream at your event | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
For a number of reasons, Twitter and events are a good match: Before the event, it is a great tool to spread the word about the contents of your event (speakers, topics etc.), to engage and to conn...
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7 Tips for School Leaders New to Twitter

7 Tips for School Leaders New to Twitter | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Whether you've already started exploring the educational community on Twitter or have yet to set up an account, here are some tips to help you on your journey.
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Physical Education Resources, PE Lesson Plans, Journal Articles, Videos, Forum, Blog & More

Physical Education Resources, PE Lesson Plans, Journal Articles, Videos, Forum, Blog & More | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Free Physical Education Resources, Lesson Plans, Activities, Games, Articles, Videos, Blogs & More
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Twitter for Professional Learning - TCEA 2013 - LiveBinder

Resources for Educators Who Want to Grow Professionally via Twitter
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Why Restrict Who You Follow?

Why Restrict Who You Follow? | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
It's a question that I have pondered over recent weeks. There is a growing trend for people to 'cull' the amount of people they follow on twitter. Why do they do it? Context is required here. Durin...
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Can Twitter open up a new space for learning, teaching and thinking?

Can Twitter open up a new space for learning, teaching and thinking? | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
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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Teachers - The 10 Stages of Twitter

Teachers - The 10 Stages of Twitter | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Stage 1 Sign up to twitter following persuasion/pestering by colleagues. Follow Stephen Fry, a famous sportsman/popstar and a news channel. Read a few tweets, don't understand what the fuss is abou...
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6 ways to use social media to connect with parents | SmartBlogs

6 ways to use social media to connect with parents | SmartBlogs | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Social media can be a powerful tool to coordinate and connect with parents. At the school level, this is important work for everyone, from the classroom te
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4 Powerful Social Media Shortcuts that will Surprise You!

4 Powerful Social Media Shortcuts that will Surprise You! | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Deemed the #1 Most Social Chief Information Officer on Twitter my social media strategy goal is simple…Drive social collaboration by being distinguished as a thought leader and influencer in
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Teachers & Social Media

Teachers & Social Media | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Social media can be an effective tool for engaging with learners and communicating with parents, whānau and communities.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A Simple Guide on The Use of Hashtag for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A Simple Guide on The Use of Hashtag for Teachers | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
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The 14 Day Twitter Challenge

The 14 Day Twitter Challenge | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Without a doubt the connections and learning that is possible within Twitter is simply second to none.However even with all of the...
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22 Ways To Use Twitter With Bloom's Taxonomy

22 Ways To Use Twitter With Bloom's Taxonomy | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
A few of my faculty members have been asking about ways they can use Twitter in the classroom recently. As I helped them integrate Twitter into their own classrooms, I started developing a running ...
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Awesome Twitter Cheat Sheet for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Awesome Twitter Cheat Sheet for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it

"Another cheat sheet on Twitter. I just came across this graphic on lexisclick.com and I found it really worth sharing with my readers here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. You will find below tips and explanations of some of the most popular lexicons used in Twitter. I am pretty sure most of you are already familiar with Twitter jargon but this could help you teach them to your students particulalry that Twitter is being widely embraced as an educational social networking tool of choice for many students and teachers. For more resources on how to use Twitter for educational purposes together with lists of web tools to use with Twitter, I recommend this section dubbed Twitter for Teachers. Enjoy!"


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How and Why to Use Twitter Lists | Team Member Articles | The Official Blog by iContact | The Latest Email Marketing and Social Media Marketing News

How and Why to Use Twitter Lists | Team Member Articles | The Official Blog by iContact | The Latest Email Marketing and Social Media Marketing News | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
New to Twitter and not sure what lists are and why you should use them? We've got your answers here as a continuation of our series of Twitter Tips for Newbies.
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How Fast Is Twitter Growing? - Edudemic

How Fast Is Twitter Growing? - Edudemic | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
The results are in. How fast is Twitter growing you may wonder? A look at new information sheds some light on the meteoric rise and usage.
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Social media advice for pupils

Social media advice for pupils | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
Pupils in Wales could soon get advice on avoiding the pitfalls of using social media and prevent damaging their future career prospects.

Via Judy O'Connell, Noelene Callaghan
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Every student needs to know the consequences of their actions on social media.

Melissa Marshall's curator insight, December 8, 2013 11:02 PM

Article about advice provided in Wales about social media.

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The Principal-Arc: Twitter Connects and Expands - I've Got Proof!

The Principal-Arc: Twitter Connects and Expands - I've Got Proof! | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
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Get to Know Goodreads: Share this primer to the social reading site and help teachers and kids connect with great books - The Digital Shift

Get to Know Goodreads: Share this primer to the social reading site and help teachers and kids connect with great books - The Digital Shift | Social Media @WGC | Scoop.it
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An Educators Guide To Twitter - LiveBinder

Over 150 Resources To Help Teachers Get Started With Twitter
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