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http://www.flickr.com/photos/rosauraochoa/3419823308/Twitter for Teachers      Tech Tuesday ~ 10/4/11
Benefits of Twitter  fantastic exchange of ideas                                it’s okay to ask the silly  breaks down so...
Twitter for the educator Assignment Education
Twitter in the classroomGives students a voice!Allows everyone toshare!Gives families awindow into what goeson during our ...
Connecting with twitter Connect with other classrooms around the globe. Share our successes. Share our thinking.
Let’s check it out...
Here’s the plan...  search for interesting topics/something you are  interested in  basic terminology and chats - RT, @, D...
Getting the most out of          Twitter.Add a picture of yourself and a short bio.Find people by looking at who people fo...
Must Follow TweepsAdministrators                  Teachers  @PrincipalJ                    @thenerdyteacher   @dreambition...
Links about Twitter. http://adaptivelearnin.wordpress.com/2011/09/30/why-teachers- should-join-twitter-what-i-have-learned...
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Tech Tuesday Professional Development for PCCS teachers. 10/4/11

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  1. 1. http://www.flickr.com/photos/rosauraochoa/3419823308/Twitter for Teachers Tech Tuesday ~ 10/4/11
  2. 2. Benefits of Twitter fantastic exchange of ideas it’s okay to ask the silly breaks down social barriers questions get input from all over the keeps you motivated globe it opens doors keeps you up to date gives you thousands of mentors
  3. 3. Twitter for the educator Assignment Education
  4. 4. Twitter in the classroomGives students a voice!Allows everyone toshare!Gives families awindow into what goeson during our day.Enforces digitalcitizenship.
  5. 5. Connecting with twitter Connect with other classrooms around the globe. Share our successes. Share our thinking.
  6. 6. Let’s check it out...
  7. 7. Here’s the plan... search for interesting topics/something you are interested in basic terminology and chats - RT, @, DM, follow, handles, hashtags, #daily5, #5thchat, #elemchat Dig In....Explore!
  8. 8. Getting the most out of Twitter.Add a picture of yourself and a short bio.Find people by looking at who people follow and followthem.It’s okay if people don’t follow you back.Talk to people.Lurking is okay too!You don’t have to read everything.It’s okay to unfollow people.
  9. 9. Must Follow TweepsAdministrators Teachers @PrincipalJ @thenerdyteacher @dreambition @L_Hilt @web20classroom @powell4thgrade @justintarte @cybraryman1 @grade1 @gcouros @pernilleripp @FirstGradeBrain @NMHS_Principal @coolcatteacher @Ed_Leadership
  10. 10. Links about Twitter. http://adaptivelearnin.wordpress.com/2011/09/30/why-teachers- should-join-twitter-what-i-have-learned-as-a-twitter-newbie/ http://www.creativeeducation.co.uk/blog/index.php/2011/09/10- reasons-to-tweet/ http://web20classroom.blogspot.com/2011/09/twitter-series- new-kind-of-twitter-pd.html http://principalj.blogspot.com/2011/08/twitter-for-teachers.html

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