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This is the presentation for the Twittering & Education Symposium
August 11, 2009

How is Twitter being used for teaching and learning?
http://dwicksspu.wordpress.com/twittering-education-symposium/

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http://www.diigo.com/user/alexandrapickett/twitter

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Twitterpated by twitter (for instructional purposes) Twitterpated by twitter (for instructional purposes) Presentation Transcript

  • How is Twitter being used for teaching & learning? Twitterpated by Twitter (for instructional purposes) alexandra m. pickett associate director suny learning network
  • Introduction – 2000 EDUCAUSE award for Systemic Progress in Teaching and Learning – 2001 Sloan-C award for Excellence in ALN Faculty Development – 2002 Sloan-C award for Excellence in Institution-Wide ALN Programming – 2006 USDLA 21st Century Best Practice Award - Online Technology - Higher Education – 2009 NUTN award for Distance Education Innovation! ©alexpickett is @ the Twittering & Education Synmposium Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • My Online Course ETAP 687 – Intro to Online Teaching » Present • Engage • Assess ©alexpickett is @ the Twittering & Education Synmposium Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • WHY? I feel an obligation to » Participate » Evaluate » Document » & expose and engage students & faculty to and in this process. ©alexpickett is @ the Twittering & Education Synmposium » I am a learner too! Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • WHY? Present • Engage • Assess » to explore, test, & evaluate » to add bling (i.e., interaction, engagement, visual appeal) » to provide student access beyond the end of the term. » To blur the boundaries of the course - to take them “out” AND bring others “in” ! ©alexpickett is @ the Twittering & Education Synmposium Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • Announcements How? – http://twitter.com - embedded! Why? – Demo Microblogging & Intro to social networking – Communication, access, support, prof. dev. – Cool, easy, engaging, interactive, visually slick. – Build class community, social presence, public, access beyond the end of term. What happened? ©alexpickett is @ the » http://twitter.com/etap687 Twittering & Education Synmposium » http://twitter.com/alexpickett Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • What Happened ? Twitter • 91.6% - easy to use • 75% - feel it has instructional potential • 66.7% - will use it in the future • 75% - would recommend it to friends/colleagues • 50% - say their online learning was enhanced by it According to my students I am hard, hot, and nurturing! » http://etap687.edublogs.org/2008/08/26/i-teach- like-a-girl/ ©alexpickett is @ the » http://www.ratemyprofessors.com/ShowRatings.jsp? Twittering & Education tid=1106177 Synmposium Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • Resources For more information: • http://www.diigo.com/user/alexandrapickett/twitter – http://docs.google.com/present/view?id=dhn2vcv5_118cfb8msf8 • Bonus example: » http://phylisebanner.wordpress.com/2009/03/24/collective- storytelling-with-twitter/ » http://phylisebanner.wordpress.com/storytelling-with- twitter/ ©alexpickett is @ the Twittering & Education Synmposium Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • Any Questions? ©alexpickett Synmposium is @ the Twittering & Education ? Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes
  • Thank You! Share what you know!! »Join my networks! alexandra m. pickett alexandra.pickett@suny.edu http://twitter.com/alexpickett http://www.slideshare.net/alexandrapickett ©alexpickett is @ the Twittering & Education Synmposium Twitterpated by twitter (for ins truct ional purposes )) (for ins truct ional purposes