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Create Classroom Connections on Twitter while Tweeting the Science and Engineering Practices: #StuScience #Sci4allSs

It is often the goal of educators to encourage topic specific interactions and discussion between students within the classroom. When students share their learning with each other it helps them retain information and feel like part of a community.  A … Continue reading

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Points for trying to convince my district to unblock Twitter at school.

Reasons for social media in class (Twitter) Increase student participation Increased student voice Building greater and more teacher/ student connections. Increased student collaboration Connecting students with professionals Opportunity for teaching digital responsibility and citizenship. Build a positive digital footprint Points … Continue reading

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Class to Class Student Discussions on Twitter and other Social Media.

In October of 2010 someone suggested making a list of educators willing to have a class to class online twitter discussions. So I put out a survey to my twitter educator colleagues to see if any of them would be … Continue reading

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