Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Integrating social media into your educational practice short
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Integrating social media into your educational practice short

338
views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology, Business

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
338
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide
  • Steve – Nell - Tim
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyZRS0BnpAI&feature=youtu.be
  • Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists, and Geophysicists of Alberta
  • Transcript

    • 1. Incorporating Social Media in your Practice Nell Eckersley
    • 2. Introductions What do you know about Social Media? What would you like to learn? What one thing would you like to take away from this session? 2 #COABE12
    • 3. Agenda Social Media  What is it?  Why should we use it? Go2web20 Top 100 Tools for Learning list Twitter Action plan to incorporate at least one tool in your practice Wiggio group 3 #COABE12
    • 4. Social Media4 #COABE12
    • 5. Why Incorporate Social Media? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyZRS0BnpAI&feature=youtu 5 #COABE12
    • 6. What is Social Media? Web 2.0 Cloud Computing Mobile Learning 6 #COABE12
    • 7. Why Social Media? Makes tasks authentic & challenging Extends time devoted project Supports collaborative work Inexpensive, multiplatform Real life experience Help break down the digital divide 7 #COABE12
    • 8. Myths about Social Media?  Only young people use Social Media  Social Media; just a waste of time  Fears about security & privacy  Hierarchy of needs; technology comes after literacy8 #COABE12
    • 9. Why use Social Media in Adult Ed?  Inexpensive and flexible  Support Personal Learning Networks (PLN) for professional development and with learners  Practice basic computer skills  Student centered content  Extend time spent on projects  Increase student retention  Raise public awareness of adult literacy 9 #COABE12
    • 10. Go2Web2010 #COABE12
    • 11. http://www.go2web20.net/11 #COABE12
    • 12. http://www.go2web20.net/#tag:e-learning+tag:12 #COABE12
    • 13. http://twiducate.com/13 #COABE12
    • 14. Top 100 Tools for Learning14 #COABE12
    • 15. http://c4lpt.co.uk/15 #COABE12
    • 16. http://c4lpt.co.uk/top-100-tools-for-learning-216 #COABE12
    • 17. http://c4lpt.co.uk/top-tools/top-100-tools/top-17 #COABE12
    • 18. http://c4lpt.co.uk/top-100-tools-for-learning-218 #COABE12
    • 19. Twitter 19 #COABE12
    • 20. https://twitter.com/ 20 #COABE12
    • 21. What Can You Say in 140 Characters? 21 #COABE12
    • 22. Twitter & Metacognition Metacognition  The practice of thinking about and reflecting on your learning  Increases comprehension and retention Twitter can be a viable platform for metacognition  Forces users to be brief and to the point-an important skill in thinking clearly and communicating effectively  Can provide a simple way for attendees at a conference to share thoughts about particular sessions and activities with others at the event and those unable to attend. 22 #COABE12
    • 23. Retweeting  RT @Username23 #COABE12
    • 24. Tagging24 #COABE12
    • 25. HashTags  #EdTech  #EdChat  #AdultEd  #TechPD  #TwEd  #SoMeEd25 #COABE12
    • 26. Anatomy of a Good Tweet26 #COABE12
    • 27. Shortened URLS http://ipadeducators.ning.com/profiles/blogs/preparing-your-sch (73 characters) Bit.ly/3FjhpX (13 characters) 27 #COABE12
    • 28. Shortening LinksYou can use BitLy to shorten URL’s without creating an account 28 #COABE12
    • 29. Customizing Your Shortened URLBut if you create an account on BitLy.com, you can customize your shortened URLSGo from http://bit.ly/vJrH91 to http://bit.ly/wiggiotips 29 #COABE12
    • 30. AnalyticsWith an account you can also track how many times the URL you created has been clicked. 30 #COABE12
    • 31. QR CodeAnd with or without an account you can make any of the shortened URLS into a QR Code by adding .qr at the end 31 #COABE12
    • 32. Finding People to Follow  Twitter Directories like http://WeFollow.com  Search hashtags and words #AdultEd  See who follows people you follow  http://Twibes.com  http://Listorious.com  http://Archivist.visitmix.com32 #COABE12
    • 33. Search Twitter Search on http://Twitter.com for people, keywords or hashtags Search on http://Search.Twitter.com for keywords or hashtags even if you don’t have a Twitter account Track hashtags and tweet from http://tweetchat.com/ 33 #COABE12
    • 34. Sending and Receiving Tweets  Twitter.com  Texts via your cell phone  Applications on computers & smart phones  Tweetdeck  HootSuite  Seesmic  HootCourse and http://tweetchat.com/34 #COABE12
    • 35. EdChat How do we keep up with important education Twitter discussions? #EdChat Wiki #AEChat 35 #COABE12
    • 36. http://tweetchat.com/36 #COABE12
    • 37. Twitter Town Hall at COABE1237 #COABE12
    • 38. https://support.twitter.com/articles/64986-how-to-report-spam-on-twitter# 38 #COABE12
    • 39. Action Plan39 #COABE12
    • 40. 40 #COABE12
    • 41. SoMe in Adult Ed Wiggio 41 #COABE12
    • 42. http://wiggio.com COABE1142 #COABE12
    • 43. Our Wiggio Group Group name: SoMe for Adult Education Group password: socialmedia1 Group email address: someforadulteducation@wiggiomail.com Group web address: http://someforadulteducation.wiggio.com 43 #COABE12
    • 44. My contact info Moderator, NIFL Technology and Literacy Discussion List  http://www.nifl.gov/mailman/listinfo/Technology Email:  nelle@lacnyc.org Twitter:  http://twitter.com/LACNYCnell  Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/nell.eckersleylac Blog: http://nelightful.wordpress.com/ Delicious: http://www.delicious.com/nelleckersley 44 #COABE12

    ×