Social Media and the Science Teacher Jim Forde [email_address] Twitter-> stemnetwork and stamfordscitchr Blog-> http://mrforde.blogspot.com Presentation-> http://www.slideshare.net/fordemm/nstahartford2011
The professional network learning collaborative (PNLC)
Facebook and the Science Teacher
Facebook and the Science Class
Twitter and the Science Teacher
My twitter feed: stemnetwork
People we are following on Twitter
People following us on Twitter
Who to follow on Twitter Notice who is following whom!
Posts on Twitter #nsta - is a way of categorizing the tweets about this topic. (#-hashtag) @stemnetwork actually contacts my feed to let me know I was mentioned. (@ mention)
Re-tweeting on Twitter
Using Twitter on the Go!
Twitter and the Science Class
Other twitter ideas for science class… Re-tweet related links and resources Advocacy or interest group
• Connecting with parents - class news
Social Bookmarking Sites
Delicious/ Diigo -- http://www.delicious.com/fordemm
All of these people linked to the same Article That I did!
Now I can graze Lucy’s links and tags for more great connections…and maybe even more people to network with ! Lucy’s Tags
iChat and Skype Stamford, CT Cocoa Beach, FL
Blogs and the Science Teacher
Blogs/ Nings http://edupln.ning.com/
Blogs/ Nings http://www.principalspage.com/theblog/
Blogs and the Science Class
Student/Class Blogs? http://mrforde.blogspot.com http://msdahlstrom.edublogs.org
Mr. Forde’s blog
Terrapin Kids Blog
On-line courseware Science Class
What’s coming? http://www.pranavmistry.com/projects/sixthsense/ http://www.secondlife.com
Some Social Networking Resources Social Media http://www.principalspartnership.com/spcialmedia.pdf Social Media: Developing an AUP http://www.principalspartmership.com/aup.pdf • Innovative Uses of Social Media in HS http://www.principalspartnership.com/innovativeuses.pdf http://www.principalspartnership.com/cyberbullying.pdf • Top Ten Lists of Great Resources
Common Sense Media In ternet Safety http://www. commonsensemedia .org/internet-safety 10 Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know http://www. allfacebook .com/2009/02/facebook-privacy/ http: //mashable .com/guidebook/facebook/
One final note .
“It's critical to realize that just because young folks pick up a technology before you do doesn't inherently mean that they understand it better than you do.”