Well, it is almost time! At 1:15 today, I will host a roundtable At the National Council of Teachers of English annual conference with some great educators from across the country on the use of Twitter for professional collaboration. Those of you who visit regularly may remember that I talked about Hash Tag communities this past summer. This is an extension of that concept. The amazing part is that the other educators that I work with are people that I met through–you guessed it–online professional collaboration.
My focus was on getting K-12 teachers to see Twitter as a valuable resource in their professional development toolbox. You can check out my handout and download the PowerPoint that I shared at the session here.
Making the case for Twitter to ignite professional collaboration?
This PowerPoint is a great starting point to get reluctant teachers interested in Twitter as a tool for collaboration and learning: