What Did They Tweet?

End of 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

Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the Learning Revolution. http://bit.ly/bd3gG5

110+ contributions! Share dreams & petpeeves abt PD in collab process. Here’s how: http://bit.ly/dfrJZf Example: http://bit.ly/ckoeqU #wwyd

You can find my contributions in slides #47 and #136!

Watching #vanmeter in the news http://twurl.nl/utyplx

This is the kind of school all students around the world should be able to attend. The leadership is supportive and the teachers are committed to their students’ learning even if it means stepping out of their comfort zones!

Cool animation of one of Dan Pink’s talks on motivation http://bit.ly/brRiSh

Display Posters: Great quotes about Learning and Change (many by people in my PLN!): http://tinyurl.com/lagmun

Flickr image by dkuropatwa
Flickr image by dkuropatwa

Resources

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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

8 comments

  1. It is incredible just how many useful and relevant resources are shared on a daily basis. There is no way to keep up, but often I am overwhelmed with the amount of information. I never have a shortage of things to read, watch, listen to, participate in, contemplate,…#addictedtolearning

  2. Hi Shelly,

    This week Sir Ken Robinson’s TED Talk was also my favourite tweet!! I loved the example with wrist watches:) Single-functional device:)

    Have a fabulous Friday and Weekend!!!

    Cheers,

    Candan

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