Techie Tidbit (Twitter) Tuesday

September 8, 2015

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Quote of the Week

Time is what we want the most, but what we use worst. -- William Penn

Who is William Penn?

Tool of the Week - Twitter

SAVE TIME WITH TWITTER and keep your students engaged by connecting classrooms!

Teachers and students from around the world can collaborate on projects using Twitter as a communication tool that simultaneously educates students in different classroom and cultural protocols.

Join me in the Library this week at 3:30 pm (Tues., Wed., or Fri) for Twitter Talk (basics). Please bring your laptop!


Check out the interview with Karen Lirenman on how she uses Twitter in her 1st grade classroom.

Created by EduSlam

EduSlam Episode1: Twitter in the Elementary Classroom with Karen Lirenman

Twitter Tool of the Week - TweetDeck

Another way to SAVE TIME! Tweetdeck is a social media dashboard application that allows you to view and track the Home page, Notifications page, your Messages and Activity all on one dashboard.

Benefits to using Tweetdeck:

  • Can manage more than one Twitter account.
  • Can customize what type of tweets appear in each feed.
  • You can compose a post from Tweetdeck.
  • You can schedule a time in which your post will be posted.
  • and Much More!

To learn more about Tweetdeck click here for a short Youtube video.

Student Spotlight

These adorable, enthusiastic kinder friends were wearing blue in support of our first responders on Friday! #backtheblue
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About the Author

Library Media Specialist and Tech Integration Coach for RCISD