Advancing Learning: Our Adventure in the Twitterverse

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This a slide set (with annotations added) used at the "Our Adventure in the Twitterverse: Insights & Discoveries" session at the ETC Advancing Learning 2012 conference

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  • Advancing Learning: Our Adventure in the Twitterverse

    1. 1. Our Adventurein the Twitterverse Insights & Discoveries Greg Rodrigo Centre for Teaching & Learning Georgian College
    2. 2. Goals for this workshop
    3. 3. Goals for this workshop Twitter Fundamentals
    4. 4. Goals for this workshop Twitter Fundamentals Personal/Professional Learning Network
    5. 5. Goals for this workshop Twitter Fundamentals Personal/Professional Experience the Learning Network Twitter Backchannel
    6. 6. Hash tagsConference #advlearn Workshop #twadv
    7. 7. Goals forour adventure
    8. 8. Goals forour adventure• Social Media presence• Broadcast CTL news/workshops/news• Discover new educational resources• Connect members of the Georgian community• Connect Georgian to other educators
    9. 9. Discoveries
    10. 10. Discoveries• personalities • Cathy N Davidson • Ken Robinson• loads of resources from other CTLs • flipped classroom • blended learning• fantastic videos
    11. 11. Crash Course World History video shown during sessionhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yocja_N5s1I
    12. 12. @GeorgianCTL
    13. 13. CTLResources/ News @GeorgianCTL
    14. 14. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community @GeorgianCTL Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- dayFollowing
    15. 15. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Timeline @GeorgianCTL Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- dayFollowing
    16. 16. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Timeline @GeorgianCTL Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Tweets you make or from Word-of-the- day the people you follow appear from in your Home TimelineFollowing
    17. 17. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Timeline @GeorgianCTL Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Tweets you make or from Word-of-the- day the people you follow appear from in your Home TimelineFollowing
    18. 18. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Timeline @GeorgianCTL Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- You can choose to retweet day items that appear in your Home TimelineFollowing
    19. 19. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Twitter Timeline @GeorgianCTL Feed Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- You can choose to retweet day items that appear in your Home TimelineFollowing
    20. 20. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Twitter Timeline @GeorgianCTL Feed Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- You can choose to retweet day items that appear in your Home TimelineFollowing
    21. 21. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Twitter Timeline @GeorgianCTL Feed Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- You can choose to retweet day items that appear in your Home TimelineFollowing
    22. 22. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Home Twitter Timeline @GeorgianCTL Feed Educational Resources/ News Quotes, Word-of-the- You can choose to retweet day items that appear in your Home TimelineFollowing
    23. 23. CTL Resources/ News Georgian Community Georgian Community Home Twitter Timeline @GeorgianCTL Feed Educational Resources/ News External Quotes, Word-of-the- Your followers see your day Twitter Feed (but not your Home Timeline)Following Followers
    24. 24. What aboutthose hashtags? Hashtags are allow us to “group” certain tweets together and is useful when we want to search Twitter
    25. 25. Want to get the attention ofsomeone? Use the @ sign followed by their Twitter handler (e.g. @GeorgianCTL) m entio ns @
    26. 26. Who to follow? Many different strategies to find people to follow (e.g. look at the people in your following &followers list and check who they follow, and check their lists as well)
    27. 27. CTL 10 E Twittof t xce er H he p ption arve ast al Tw st - wee eets k To share our Twitter discoveries, we send out a weekly “top ten” to faculty at our college
    28. 28. Tools
    29. 29. ToolsTwitter clients There are numerous Twitter clients available for smartphones, tablets, & computers
    30. 30. Tools Instagram is very useful inInstagram photographing events - posting to Twitter from inside the app is very easy
    31. 31. Tools Other apps (e.g. RSS readers or news aggregators) also allow easy retweeting of items
    32. 32. Tools You can link Posterous and other blogging apps easily to Twitter
    33. 33. Our adventure continues... @GeorgianCTL

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