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  • 1. Using Twitter in ELT Diana Cristina Oróstegui GonzálezTechnology and Education
  • 2. Using Twitter in ELT
  • 3. Reasons to use Twitter News Learning Information Professional TeachingCollaboration Networking
  • 4. Using Twitter in ELTTwitter is a growing tool for educational purposes. Teachers from all over theworld tweet everyday giving their best ideas to the community. We have lotsto share. Check out the following list of educational sources.
  • 5. EducatorsMartin Weller is a professor from Open University, focusing oneducation, technology, and more. @mweller
  • 6. EducatorsVicki Davis is a teacher, blogger and technology geek.@coolcatteacher
  • 7. EducatorsSteven W. Anderson. Technology Educator, Blogger, Co-Creator of#edchat, Character at the #140Conf, Winner of 1st Ever NOWAward, Trying to Change The World, One Tweet At A Time….@web20classroom
  • 8. EducatorsJerry is an educator and writer who tries to catalogue the internetfor students, educators and parents. @cybraryman1
  • 9. CommunityEdudemic is also another great tweeter to follow. He has built adedicated community of educators and technologists looking toenhance learning. @edudemic
  • 10. CommunityThis is an online community of teachers of all types. Teachers socialnetwork, Web 2.0, education, knowledge marketplace.@WeAreTeachers
  • 11. OrganizationsA highly- recommended twitter account of a website that works ineducation. @edutopia.
  • 12. OrganizationsA worldwide organization specialized in international education andcultural opportunities. @AccessEnglish.
  • 13. TechnologyMindShift explores the future of learning, covering cultural and techtrends and innovations in education. @MindShiftKQED
  • 14. TechnologyISTE advances excellence in learning and teaching. It provides greattweets about technology and its use in education. @isteconnects
  • 15. NewspapersAn education news source and online site for passionate teachers.@HuffPostEdu.
  • 16. NewspapersThe Guardian Teacher Network - jobs, resources and professionaldevelopment for schools professionals. Join us for news, debate,ideas and best practice. @GuardianTeach.
  • 17. ResourcesLesson plans, tips, jokes, materials, videos and a lot of materials tolearn English. @EnglishBlogCom.
  • 18. ResourcesThis is the Twitter Account of a website made for busy teachers. Thesite is full recommendations, materials, articles, etc.@busyteacher_org.
  • 19. Thank you,‘TWEET’ you later!