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Banal	  twi)erings?	  	  Or	  powerful	  tool	  for	  educators.	  
What	  is	  it?	              	  	                                                      Image	  source:	  h)p://www.flickr....
Image	  source	  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/moN/183678981/	  	  	  (R.	  MoN	  on	  Flickr)	  
The	  Banal	  
The	  useful	  
My	  Twi)er	  page	  
My	  profile	  
Tweets	  that	  menUon	  me	  
The	  ‘language’	  of	  Twi)er	  # 	                                   “	  R T	                                @	  
ConversaUons	  and	  talking	                      @name	  
R T	                                                  •                                                 •                 ...
Retweets	  
Topics/hashtags	                                                                                                          ...
Hashtagged	  topics	  
EmoUcons	  (No	  offense!)	  I’m	  smiling	                             I’m	  winking	     :-­‐)	                          ...
Keeping	  it	  brief	            How	  do	  you	  fit	  this:	     h)p://www.google.co.uk/search?           q=homer+simpson...
Schools	  that	  tweet	  
Classes	  that	  tweet	  
Image	  source:	  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/92919222@N00/45331822/	  	  (atenon	  Flickr)	  
Managing	  things	  Image	  source:	  	  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/verbeeldingskr8/3638834128/	  	  (verbeeldingskr8	  on...
Follower	  management	                                                                Image	  source:	  	  h)p://www.flickr...
Twi)er	  in	  your	  pocket	  
Some	  golden	  rules	  Image	  source:	  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/gordonflood/1922343481/	  	  (gordonflood.com	  on	  Fl...
Image	  source:	  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/botafogo/5754582892	  (	  botafogo	  on	  Flickr)	  Image	  source	  h)p://ww...
Further	  reading	           h)p://ianaddison.net/?p=80	           h)p://bit.ly/jycFKi	           h)p://bit.ly/lUnLuy	    ...
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A presentation for educators. How Twitter works and how it can be used by education professionals, schools and classes.

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Twitter for educators

  1. 1. Banal  twi)erings?    Or  powerful  tool  for  educators.  
  2. 2. What  is  it?       Image  source:  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/keiya/3255575238/    (keiyac  on  Flickr)  •  What  are  you  doing?  •  140  Characters  •  Links  •  Photos  
  3. 3. Image  source  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/moN/183678981/      (R.  MoN  on  Flickr)  
  4. 4. The  Banal  
  5. 5. The  useful  
  6. 6. My  Twi)er  page  
  7. 7. My  profile  
  8. 8. Tweets  that  menUon  me  
  9. 9. The  ‘language’  of  Twi)er  #   “  R T   @  
  10. 10. ConversaUons  and  talking   @name  
  11. 11. R T   •  •  •  •  RetweeUng   ‘Liking’   Sharing   Esteeming   Amplifying   “  Image  source:  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/youngdoo/512019190/    (youngdoo  on  Flickr)  
  12. 12. Retweets  
  13. 13. Topics/hashtags   #  Image  source  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/mikecogh/5941302441/        (mikecogh  on  Flickr)   •  ApprenUce  #apprenUce   •  QuesUon  Time  #bbcqt   •  UKEdchat  #ukedchat   •  Conferences  and  events  #ngflconf   •  #byey6  
  14. 14. Hashtagged  topics  
  15. 15. EmoUcons  (No  offense!)  I’m  smiling   I’m  winking   :-­‐)   I’m  shocked   ;-­‐)   :-­‐O  :^)   ;)   I’m  Homer  Simpson  :)   (_8(|)  
  16. 16. Keeping  it  brief   How  do  you  fit  this:   h)p://www.google.co.uk/search? q=homer+simpson+emoUcon&rls=com.microson:en-­‐gb:IE-­‐SearchBox&ie=UTF-­‐8&oe=UTF-­‐8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7GZAZ_en&redir_esc=&e i=6BonTsCHBpK5hAfs3aSKCg   …into  a  tweet?     h)p://bit.ly.com      
  17. 17. Schools  that  tweet  
  18. 18. Classes  that  tweet  
  19. 19. Image  source:  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/92919222@N00/45331822/    (atenon  Flickr)  
  20. 20. Managing  things  Image  source:    h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/verbeeldingskr8/3638834128/    (verbeeldingskr8  on  Flickr)  
  21. 21. Follower  management   Image  source:    h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/kingstongal/426298818/      (napaneegirl  on  Flickr)   •   Check  each  new  follower   •   Look  who  people  are  talking  to   •   Look  at  lists   •   Look  who  follows  who  
  22. 22. Twi)er  in  your  pocket  
  23. 23. Some  golden  rules  Image  source:  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/gordonflood/1922343481/    (gordonflood.com  on  Flickr)  
  24. 24. Image  source:  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/botafogo/5754582892  (  botafogo  on  Flickr)  Image  source  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/billward/3060318308/  (Bill  Ward’s  Brickpile  on  Flickr)   Not  possible  BT  (Before  Twi)er)   Image  source  h)p://www.flickr.com/photos/harrypo)s/4758224265/  (  Harry  Po)s  on  Flickr)  
  25. 25. Further  reading   h)p://ianaddison.net/?p=80   h)p://bit.ly/jycFKi   h)p://bit.ly/lUnLuy    My  recommended  first  50  or  so   people  to  follow   h)p://bit.ly/ghUzuQ    

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