Category Archives: Twitter

Twitter Politics

I have often said that Twitter has a reputation problem and recent events have brought that to mind. I have been a defender of this wonderful social media tool for a long while and still believe that it is a profoundly powerful tool for professionals such as teachers. I have countless stories to tell of […]

Let’s tell a story – Let’s build a story : Social media in schools

I have had some interesting conversations recently about school’s use of social media. Opinions range from the very hesitant and quite wary to very positive and amazingly enthusiastic. I have read articles about the downturn in interest in Twitter, the swaying audience of other tools. They are good conversations and ones I hope to extend by […]

Twitter+Storify = Learning & Sharing & Curating

Last Monday a group of our students attended an excursion in our city. They visited the Immigration Museum and explored many exhibitions and wandered the city noting historical changes. The experience was well documented by the Tweeting teachers as well as the Museum Educators (@MvTeachers) . Anyone watching from afar was well informed and connected […]