What Did They Tweet?

3rd week of the May 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.

Multimedia Tweets

@ShellTerrell Thansk you for RT, Shelly! To see all your followers in a fun parade: http://isparade.jp/ 🙂

You can embed this on your blog or wiki as well! You can choose to have the music play. Visit the full page for the entire experience!

very cool voicethread link http://tinyurl.com/yq3vvb on pln’s per @courosa (via @tomfullerton) #tsdr2j

Recently, I added this VoiceThread to the post, 17 Resources about Personal Learning Networks (PLNs)

Chance Greyson: What A Sixth Grader Teaches Us About Social Media http://is.gd/ce04T /via @TrendTracker

What I really love about this video is how passionate Chance is about his performance. Many students would be extremely shy to show this type of emotion during a talent show in front of their peers, however, Chance is brave enough to show his emotion.

“i’m going to retire in a world in which my students will run” @ddmeyer http://bit.ly/aSjjZb #edchat #edtech

Share this plagiarism presentation (created with Prezi) http://bit.ly/98a9QV

A nice list of cool tools for tchrs in a glog by @MZimmer557 http://bit.ly/9KFEZI

Resources

Opportunities for Educators

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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?


Shelly Terrell

Shelly Sanchez Terrell (@ShellTerrell) is an award winning digital innovator, an international speaker/consultant, and the author of Hacking Digital Learning with EdTech Missions, The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers, and Learning to Go. She has trained teachers and taught English language learners in over 20 countries as an invited guest expert by organizations, like the US Embassy, UNESCO Bangkok, Cultura Inglesa of Brazil, the British Council in Tel Aviv, IATEFL Slovenia, HUPE Croatia, ISTEK Turkey, and Venezuela TESOL. She has been recognized by several organizations and publications as a leader in the movement of teacher driven professional development as the founder and organizer of various online conferences, Twitter chats, and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Two of the projects she co-organized were shortlisted for ELTons, #ELTChat and the Virtual Round Table Language and Technology online conference. She was named Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women, awarded a Bammy Award as a founder of #Edchat, and named as one of the 10 Most Influential People in EdTech by Tech & Learning. Her greatest joy is being the mother of baby Savannah and Rosco the pug. Shelly has an Honors BA in English with a Minor in Communication and a specialization in Electronic Media from UTSA, a Masters in Curriculum Instruction ESL from the University of Phoenix, and a CELTA from CELT Athens. She regularly shares her tips for effective technology integration via Twitter (@ShellTerrell), Facebook.com/ShellyTerrell, and on her blog, TeacherRebootCamp.com, which has won several awards and recognitions as one of the top ESL, Edtech and Elearning blogs. Find over 400 of her slide presentations at https://www.slideshare.net/ShellTerrell/presentations

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