Twitter in the Classroom

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A Step-by-Step Guide To Hosting or Joining a Twitter Chat

A Twitter chat is where a group of Twitter users meet at a predetermined time to discuss a certain topic, using a designated hashtag (#). This post provides the details for using this easy way to connect with others.  learn more

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Guide to Using Twitter in Your Teaching Practice

Are you interested in using Twitter or other social media as a teaching tool? Our culture has transformed significantly where online distribution of ideas has become commonplace. Our students’ needs have shifted and they require digital citizenship skills.  learn more

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How Can Twitter Be Used in the Classroom?

Twitter is a social media platform used by over 126 million people every day. Twitter has gained popularity because of its short bursts of information. At only 280 characters, users can learn bits of information or click a link to learn more extended information on topics ranging from breaking news to what’s trending in entertainment.…  learn more

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Twitter Education Chats

This site's goal is to be the place to track all education-related chats. They track 50+ on-line chats per day, with subjects ranging from Educational Coaching to Superintendent's Chat to Arts in Education. Many of the chats are regional, with both U.S. states and countries represented. You are welcome to request your own Twitter chat…  learn more