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Why would any Educator want to use Twitter…?<br />It’s not like there’s any “real” information being shared on Twitter…rig...
I’m an Educator, and here are a few reasons I use Twitter…<br />
- Retired Educator<br />- Ultimate master of information<br />- Why would you “google” it, when you can “cybraryman” it…?<...
Tom Altepeter@tomaltepeter<br /><ul><li>Middle School Assistant Principal
Passionate about intercultural responsiveness and social justice
Will get you thinking and reflecting…</li></li></ul><li>@Grade1Aviva Dunsiger<br />Two awesome Educators doing some really...
Elementary school Principal- helping students focus on learning, not awards and extrinsic motivators-Advocate of the “digi...
@web20classroomSteve Anderson<br /><ul><li> District Instructional Technologists
Technology is afraid of these two Educators
They answer technology questions in their sleep
Provide a wealth of knowledge and resources
Always willing to help and collaborate</li></ul>@kylepace<br />Kyle Pace<br />
@NMHS_PrincipalEric SheningerHigh School Principal<br />- Questions current educational practices<br /><ul><li> Supports a...
 Motivates and inspires leading by example
 “Godfather” of the Twitterverse</li></ul>- TV star<br />
The brothers…<br />George Couros<br />@gcouros<br />Elementary Principal<br />The Principal of Change<br />Really nice guy...
@danielpink<br />@johncmaxwell<br />Amazing authors who communicate through Twitter<br />@jongordon11<br />@mark_sanborn<b...
David Truss@datruss<br />Building Principals that have been implementing #nooffice days<br />Dwight Carter<br />@Dwight_Ca...
Josh Stumpenhorst@stumpteacher<br />6th grade Language Arts and Social Science teacher in suburban Chicago, IL<br /><ul><l...
 Expert in making videos!
Aspiring Jedi</li></li></ul><li>@shannoninottawaShannon Smith<br />- Vice Principal K-8 in Canada<br /><ul><li> Great idea...
 Constant voice of reflection and positive thinking
Will encourage and help you </li></li></ul><li>@gwynethjonesGwyneth Jones“The Daring Librarian”<br />- Library Media Speci...
More ideas for a library than you can handle
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Why Educators should be using Twitter

  1. 1. Why would any Educator want to use Twitter…?<br />It’s not like there’s any “real” information being shared on Twitter…right…?<br />
  2. 2. I’m an Educator, and here are a few reasons I use Twitter…<br />
  3. 3. - Retired Educator<br />- Ultimate master of information<br />- Why would you “google” it, when you can “cybraryman” it…?<br />Jerry Blumengarten@cybraryman1www.cybraryman.com<br />
  4. 4. Tom Altepeter@tomaltepeter<br /><ul><li>Middle School Assistant Principal
  5. 5. Passionate about intercultural responsiveness and social justice
  6. 6. Will get you thinking and reflecting…</li></li></ul><li>@Grade1Aviva Dunsiger<br />Two awesome Educators doing some really cool things with the young kiddos!<br />@4thGrdTeach<br />Pernille Ripp<br />
  7. 7. Elementary school Principal- helping students focus on learning, not awards and extrinsic motivators-Advocate of the “digital resume” <br />@mrwejr<br />Chris Wejr<br />
  8. 8. @web20classroomSteve Anderson<br /><ul><li> District Instructional Technologists
  9. 9. Technology is afraid of these two Educators
  10. 10. They answer technology questions in their sleep
  11. 11. Provide a wealth of knowledge and resources
  12. 12. Always willing to help and collaborate</li></ul>@kylepace<br />Kyle Pace<br />
  13. 13. @NMHS_PrincipalEric SheningerHigh School Principal<br />- Questions current educational practices<br /><ul><li> Supports and encourages tech integration in schools
  14. 14. Motivates and inspires leading by example
  15. 15. “Godfather” of the Twitterverse</li></ul>- TV star<br />
  16. 16. The brothers…<br />George Couros<br />@gcouros<br />Elementary Principal<br />The Principal of Change<br />Really nice guy!<br />Alec Couros<br />@courosa<br />Ed Tech Professor<br />Does great stuff with <br />his students<br />
  17. 17. @danielpink<br />@johncmaxwell<br />Amazing authors who communicate through Twitter<br />@jongordon11<br />@mark_sanborn<br />
  18. 18. David Truss@datruss<br />Building Principals that have been implementing #nooffice days<br />Dwight Carter<br />@Dwight_Carter<br />
  19. 19. Josh Stumpenhorst@stumpteacher<br />6th grade Language Arts and Social Science teacher in suburban Chicago, IL<br /><ul><li> Empowers kids to take control of their learning
  20. 20. Expert in making videos!
  21. 21. Aspiring Jedi</li></li></ul><li>@shannoninottawaShannon Smith<br />- Vice Principal K-8 in Canada<br /><ul><li> Great ideas for both getting and providing authentic feedback
  22. 22. Constant voice of reflection and positive thinking
  23. 23. Will encourage and help you </li></li></ul><li>@gwynethjonesGwyneth Jones“The Daring Librarian”<br />- Library Media Specialist Extraordinaire<br /><ul><li> Queen of QR codes
  24. 24. More ideas for a library than you can handle
  25. 25. Amazing blog
  26. 26. Even more amazing personality</li></li></ul><li>High School Principal- Knowledge on going 1:1- Amazing at communicating with parents and community- Excellent job of school public relations- Great model for administrators<br />@bhsprincipal<br />Patrick Larkin<br />
  27. 27. @MZimmer557Michael Zimmer<br /><ul><li>Technology Integration Specialist
  28. 28. A technology mastermind
  29. 29. Has resources for all content areas
  30. 30. Seems to have a limitless amount of ideas
  31. 31. Great blog</li></li></ul><li>@theteachinggameKatie Hellerman<br />- Success coach for Elem. & Sec. Edu.<br />- Has an excellent once a month video blog<br /><ul><li> Is always upbeat and optimistic!
  32. 32. Great advice for new & young educators</li></li></ul><li>- Math Teacher<br />- Excellent resource for math teachers<br />- Great discussion on student motivation<br /><ul><li>Visit “Real Teaching means Real Learning” blog</li></ul>@d_martin05Dave Martin<br />
  33. 33. @nunavut_teacherBrian Barry<br />- 9th Grade Teacher in Canada<br /><ul><li>Has the awesome “A short conversation with” series
  34. 34. Big voice in the extrinsic / intrinsic motivation discussion</li></li></ul><li>@L_Hilt<br />Lyn Hilt<br />@azjd<br />Jeff Delp<br />@birklearns<br />Cale Birk<br />@akevy613<br />Akevy Greenblatt<br />
  35. 35. @ideaguy42<br />Bob Dillon<br />@cmcgee200<br />Chris McGee<br />Local Superstars<br />@KTVee<br />Krissy Venosdale<br />@cyberteacher<br />Stephanie Madlinger<br />
  36. 36. @thompson_shsTonya ThompsonLibrary Media Specialist<br />@mrgrimshaw<br />Don Grimshaw<br />High School Principal<br />@JPPrezz<br />JP Prezzavento<br />High School English Teacher <br />
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  38. 38. Thanks for watching, and I look forward to learning, sharing and growing with you on Twitter soon…<br />@justintarte<br />

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