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Live Tweet(1-3):

Today I am moderating 3 sessions of staff PD on using Twitter, my goal is to empower my fellow Ts

Plz follow #CinnaTweet & RT to help CMS staff realize power/resourcefulness of Twitter, Q1 in one min

Q1: Where are your from? What is your role in education? Plz Answer & RT #CinnaTweet

Twitter Staff PD

Published on Nov 18, 2015

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PRESENTATION OUTLINE

Twitter

"Don't Be An Egg"                               @JZagorski1
Live Tweet(1-3):

Today I am moderating 3 sessions of staff PD on using Twitter, my goal is to empower my fellow Ts

Plz follow #CinnaTweet & RT to help CMS staff realize power/resourcefulness of Twitter, Q1 in one min

Q1: Where are your from? What is your role in education? Plz Answer & RT #CinnaTweet

How many of you...

  • own a smart device?
  • use social media?
  • pay a bill with an app?
  • turn to an electronic device to find out current events?
  • Google?
Take an informal vote with hands...
Photo by Jan Persiel

Twitter Continuum

Where are you?

I accept my role / hope others experiment and find their comfort zone.

Twitter = Empower

What drives you?
My goal today is to provide a a different "flavor" to education.

I want to share with you a tool that can enhance your pedagogy, invigorate your career, become "game changing."

Twitter empowers its users.

What drives you?

What can take you to the next level?

Twitter can help guide / drive / empower you to your next level of teaching.
Photo by JD Hancock

Untitled Slide

Digital Citizenship - who is responsible?

Show 4.5 min video:

http://youtu.be/0eUeL3n7fDs

Twitter = connect

There are more of us out there...
Q2: How do you incorporate Twitter to enhance communication with Ps? #CinnaTweet
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Twitter Created this..

2014 #SatChat Book Group- "Digital Leadership" by Eric Sheninger
Show live map of whole world, Australia included

What is your story?

Twitter can instantaneously tell it..
Discuss my plans for BYOT next year, reinforce my "newness"

My Twitter life...

my "gateway"

Now its our turn

Lets Choose to be Digital Leaders

Explore TWitter.com

Talk about 4 pages
Talk about my profile, my picture, compose tweet

Ask Ts if they have a question they want to Tweet out

Q3:

DM = Direct Message

Search Bar = Find anyone / anything
@ Conversations and DMs, Search for anything

Whats next? (Let's Explore)

  • Create a handle (@JZagorski1)
  • Add a picture
  • Compose your first tweet
  • Find/Follow people (next slide has suggestions)
  • Search a #
Photo by mikecogh

Your first follows

  • Eric Sheninger:  @NMHS_Principal
  • Jerry Blumengarten:  @Cybraryman1
  • Steven W. Anderson: @web20classroom 
  • Tom Murray: @thomascmurray
  • ASCD: @ASCD
Small sample of great people as resources

Explain each persons/groups role in education

Tried to pull a sample of different types of educators who use twitter to share resources

NJ Educators

  • Dr. Spike Cook:  @DrSpikeCook
  • Scott Rocco: @ScottRRocco
  • Brad Currie: @Bradmcurrie
  • Billy Krakower: @wkrakower
  • Barry Saide: @barrykid1
Small sample of great people as resources

twitter chats

  • #Nt2t: (Sat 8am) New Teachers to Twitter
  • #njed (Tue 830pm) New Jersey Educators
  • #tleadchat (Thurs 10pm) Teacher Leaders
  • #satchat (Sat 730am) Global Educators
  • #ecet2 (Sun 8pm) Elevating & Celebrating Ts
Direct to massive list, another small sample
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Four pages to explore

Confront Fears, draw backs....the why nots?

#TRuth

Every other aspect of our lives is becoming digital, why is education fighting it?

Resources

Resources