Tweets, likes, and friends: Making a path with social mediaPresentation Transcript
Tweets, likes, and friends:Making a path withsocial mediaDan McCueGrinnell-Newburg School District laptop roll-outAugust 21, 2012
What we will cover What social media is How we can use social media…
Join theconversation Tweet me:@mccuedan
A little context…
The Communication process
What can you do with socialmedia? Connect Listen Contribute Win a school board election
Meet JoshLafazan, Syosset(NY) SchoolBoard Trustee.• Website• Blog• Facebook• Live video teleconference• Turned 18 in January
A sampling of Grinnell teacherswho tweet:@MrCrites@GHSpanish (Ms. McDonough)Ms. Hansen@GHSEnglish9 (Ms. Greenquist)Ms. Durbin@Mr_WaldschmittMs. AhrensMr. Covino
Realize your dreams.Feed your curiosity.
Austin Kleon: Steal like an artist.
Tavi Gevinson: Fashion blogger http://www.thestylerookie.com/ I wanted to be part of the community where I could discuss a topic my friends werent interested in, and to have a creative outlet to force myself out of dressing boringly.
Gretchen Rubin:The Happiness Project“„What do I want from life,anyway?‟ I asked myself.„Well…I want tobe happy.’ But I had neverthought about what mademe happy, or how I mightbe happier.”
You. Started accounts on Twitter, LinkedIn Commented on blogs Started your own blog Created a community Earned a living