What Did They Tweet?

June 2010 edition of the What Did They Tweet weekly series!

Let’s see what our Personal Learning Network (PLN) tweeted about in education and social media for the last two weeks.

Multimedia Tweets


A site worth bookmarking. 100 Great Tech Talks for Educators. http://bit.ly/bZF3qx

Below is one of the videos, Richard Baraniuk on open-source learning.


Prezi I’ve created for PD on using Twitter for PLN. Any comments welcome! http://bit.ly/bXOTvN #edtech #PLN


Art teachers will love this free program and this is excellent for students creating characters for stop motion films.


Pretty cool ‘How to’ Insert animations in Prezi by Balázs Turai http://bit.ly/dv0zPZ

Resources

Opportunities for Educators

Below is a list of great opportunities for free resources and more:

  • If you are in the DC area and an educator you will be able to attend the 140 Conference for nearly half the price! Register here! I will post more details about the education panel on this blog!
  • Freelance education bloggers are wanted! You will get paid! Might be nice for extra cash in the summer!More details here!

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Challenge:

Share one of these resources with another educator not on Twitter. Then tell them you got the tip from educators on Twitter!

What was your favorite resource on Twitter this week?


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Shelly Terrell

Shelly Sanchez Terrell is a teacher trainer, author, and international speaker. She is the host of American TESOL’s Free Friday Webinars and the Social Media Community Manager for The Consultants-E. She has co-founded and organized the acclaimed educational projects, Edchat, ELTChat, The Reform Symposium E-Conference and the ELTON nominated Virtual Round Table language and technology conference. Her prolific presence in the educator community through social media has been recognized by several notable entities, such as The New York Times, UNESCO Bangkok, Edweek, Converge Magazine, the United Federation of Teachers, the 140 Conference, Mashable, English Central, Tefl.net, and T/H/E JOURNAL. Her education blog, Teacher Reboot Camp, is ranked as one of the top 10 language teaching and technology blogs and the 50 best blogs for education leaders. In 2012 find her book, The 30 Goals Challenge for Educators published by Eye on Education and participate with over 7000 educators worldwide in this online professional development course that helps educators develop Personal Learning Networks and accomplish social media and teaching goals. Find her on Twitter, @ShellTerrell. Shelly has taught English language learners at various levels since 1998 in the US, Greece, and in Germany. She currently presents and hosts workshops on integrating technology effectively with young learners and adults. Shelly holds an Honours BA in English and a minor in Communication with a specialization in Electronic Media from the University of Texas in San Antonio and an Honours MA in Curriculum Instruction ESL from the University of Phoenix.

3 thoughts on “What Did They Tweet?

  1. Thanks for all the ideas. I am just getting starting with digital storytelling and want to check out prezi.

  2. Thanks for all the great ideas. I am just getting started using prezi and will have to see what I can do.

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