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MERLOT II


    

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Twitter Resources

by Julie Wolfe
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Description:

A collection of resources to help instructors learn more about Twitter.

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1.

Twitter in Plain English


Added 04/22/2014

Twitter in Plain English video. Explains Twitter basics.

2.

The Complete Guide to Twitter Hashtags for Education


Added 04/22/2014

This website explains Twitter hashtags and also provides a list of popular hashtags related to education.

3.

Twitter basics - Technical glossary


Added 04/22/2014

Technical Glossary video about the basics of Twitter.

4.

Let's Tweet


Added 04/22/2014

A lesson developed for a graduate class to help you set up a twitter feed for your course.

5.

Twitter Projects for the College Classroom


Added 04/22/2014

This resource links to page titled '25 Twitter Projects for the College Classroom'.

6.

Twitter Engagement


Added 04/22/2014

A short extra-credit assignment using Twitter in the college classroom.

7.

Implementing Live Twitter Chat Discussion Sessions


Added 04/22/2014

"This document describes a wide variety of ways that Twitter can be used in the college classroom.  "Since June 2011, OnlineCollege.org has facilitated a weekly live chat (#IOLchat) via Twitter focused on topics related to online learning. During this time, many approaches, resources, and techniques have been tried – some have worked well and others weren’t so successful. While much of the existing online advice about Twitter chats is directed at social media professionals and marketers, this tool offers a way for educators to engage in and reshape traditional online discussions with their students. Twitter can be used for both synchronous and asynchronous communication and is gaining popularity with educators in both higher education and K-12 communities."

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