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Informal PD: Network of educators
Sign up for your own Account
Post your Twitter ID on our Wiki MACUL page
Follow Jeff, Liz, MACUL, and everyone else in class.
High School English Teacher’s Office Hours
Social Studies: Follow members of Congress
English Twitter Assignment:
Gater Radio on Twitter: http://gatorradio.blogspot.com/
2nd Graders Using Twitter:
What is Live Blogging?
Blogging in real-time so others can follow you!
Others can comment or ask questions as you blog.
Blog about the session or speaker.
Live Blogging Tips
Your (absent) Audience
Cover it Live
You will be live blogging in http://coveritlive.com
Create an account
Decide which session you want to live blog (this can be a
last minute decision at the conference)
Create an “event”
Copy the Embed code to a new blog post on your blog
On your blog, do a “live blog” of one session you attend.
Announce your live blog on your twitter site.
Post about each session you attend on twitter (something you
Total of at least 4 twitter posts
Total of 1 live blog
Comment on at least two other live blogs. Watch twitter to know
when they are occurring.
Document your experience in pictures/videos by using your cell
phone and sending them to…firstname.lastname@example.org
A particular slide catching your eye?
Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.