Is Twitter a Tool for Mass-Education

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Presentation at this year S-ICT conference, Vienna, University of Technology,

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Is Twitter a Tool for Mass-Education

  1. 1. Is Twitter a Toolfor Mass-Education? Martin Ebner
  2. 2. If u cn rd this quickly, gd 4 u, but AFAIK u will have problems - so dw its just fyi - L3Ts start *lol* 106 letters / 1 Tweet / 1 SMS
  3. 3. If you can read this quickly, good for you, but as far as I know you will have problems -so don‘t worry its just for your information - Lets start *laughing out loud* 169 letters / 2 Tweet / 2 SMS / 160 %
  4. 4. Mobile Generationhttp://flickr.com/photos/thomcochrane/416206133/
  5. 5. Is microblogging a possibility for a specific community to exchange ideas, interests and information?http://www.flickr.com/photos/vividbreeze/480057824
  6. 6. Microblogging is a small-scale form of blogging, generallymade up of short, succinct messages, used by both users and business to share news, post status updates and carry on conversations Templeton, 2008http://www.flickr.com/photos/cogdog/601808418
  7. 7. Different kind of people using microblogs Templeton, 2008 Java et al, 2007 Exchanger CommunicatorDaily Chatter Reporterhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/cogdog/601808418
  8. 8. http://www.jaiku.com http://www.twitter.com http://identi.ca/ http://www.plurk.comhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/ericrice/1815164756/
  9. 9. What can you do on Twitter? - 140 character - from mobile, client or web interface - Followers - Direct messages - @Replies and Retweets - #Hashtags - Open APIhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/luc/1824234195
  10. 10. btw, thanks for the last slide to ...
  11. 11. Twitter ...@ Conferencesfor Scientistsfor Education http://www.flickr.com/photos/topgold/4059663939
  12. 12. Twitter ...@ Conferencesfor Scientistsfor Education http://www.flickr.com/photos/topgold/4059663939
  13. 13. Twitter stream atconference (ED - Media 08)
  14. 14. before during afterhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk/430523365
  15. 15. Number of Tweets at ED-Media 2009
  16. 16. Who is tweeting (ED-Media 2011)?http://twitter.tugraz.at
  17. 17. Which keywords did the use (ED-Media 2011)?http://twitter.tugraz.at
  18. 18. Which # did you use most (ED-Media 2011)?http://twitter.tugraz.at
  19. 19. „... top trend makers show who is the heartbeat of this online community and the key terms pointed out, what the community was talking about“http://www.flickr.com/photos/radekreks/316541927
  20. 20. „in the background we discussed things moredeeply than the guys on the stage“ versus„Twitter can be distracting - you pay less attention“http://www.flickr.com/photos/nuagedenuit/276092250
  21. 21. Twitter ...@ Conferencesfor Scientistsfor Education http://www.flickr.com/photos/topgold/4059663939
  22. 22. http://grabeeter.tugraz.at
  23. 23. Archive and SearchOFFLINE
  24. 24. Influence of your Tweets
  25. 25. Influence of your Tweetshttp://twitter.tugraz.at
  26. 26. Twitter ...@ Conferencesfor Scientistsfor Education http://www.flickr.com/photos/topgold/4059663939
  27. 27. Step towards digital lecture room Interactive mass education Classroom interaction through mobile deviceshttp://flickr.com/photos/nettsu/1365343292/
  28. 28. Problem of Mass Education Feedback Lack Single Speaker paradigmhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/karola/4061676461
  29. 29. • Interactivity• Learning Community• Infrastructure Problem of Huge Lecture Halls
  30. 30. http://twitterwall.tugraz.at
  31. 31. http://twitterwall.tugraz.at
  32. 32. Twitter increases the interactivity in lecture hallshttp://www.flickr.com/photos/boston_public_library/6197677107
  33. 33. Microblogging as potential for the future - if we see it as a newcommunication channel ...http://www.flickr.com/photos/161/
  34. 34. Slides available at: http://elearningblog.tugraz.at @ SOCIAL LEARNING Computer and Information Services Graz University of Technology Graz University of Technology Martin Ebner mebner http://elearningblog.tugraz.at http://elearning.tugraz.at

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