Collaborate with other educators on Twitter. Use Twitter technology in your instruction. Build a Twitter page, join the online professional learning community, learn how to use Twitter in the classroom, and encourage fellow educators to use Twitter as an education and collaborative tool.
Twitter — it’s not just for “fake news” anymore! The use of twitter has revolutionized the media world, and is being used in education for communication, research, news and real-time updates. Twitter for Educators will focus on building a twitter page, developing a professional learning community, and learning how to use twitter in the classroom. Come become a master of the Twitterverse!
In this online course, participants will learn what teachers around the country are doing to collaborate with each other across the countries. Teachers will create their own twitter accounts and learn how to send & receive messages. Teachers will then create their own personalized professional learning communities to collaborate
within their own niche.
In this course, participants will have opportunity:
Creating a Twitter Account & Creating a Following
Learning the current pedagogy of Twitter
This course aligns to the ISTE Teaching standards for:
1. Facilitate and inspire student learning and creativity
2. Engage in professional growth and leadership
3. Design and develop digital age learning experiences and assessments.
Instructor: Lisa Johnson-Bowers