How Educators Can Teach with Twitter and iPads

Includes 25 examples you can use
Course Created by Reg Nakoneshny
As a master teacher, I teach young men and women looking to improve their technology skill set and leverage technology in becoming entrepreneurial, self directed, life long learners. As a technology learning leader, I'm passionate about assisting other teachers in using technology to enrich the learning experiences in their classrooms. I believe learning environments can be restructured to improve engagement, enrich experiences and enhance outcomes.

I know multiple strategies to use engaging learners. I am an award winning Blackboard® distance educator, Apple® Distinguished educator, SIGOL® recognized, and passionate about the inclusion and possibilities of technology in education.

My training approach is unique. I teach my students through time-tested, problem based, experiential learning. Stimulating, thought provoking, motivating and entertaining. Let's start building your new classroom!

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  •   Accessible via iPhone, iPad and Android (soon!)

A guide to using Twitter to enrich learning, engage parents & extend a classroom beyond time & space. 25 iPad examples.


For the beginner or expert, this course demonstrates how to use microblogging and Twitter as a classroom learning tool.  The techniques shown in the step by step videos capitalize on the power of the iPad and Twitter to enrich learning activities in your classroom. The included examples demonstrate step by step, how to explore and execute each example with your students.  Add to this, instructions on how to connect with other professionals for your own professional development and global network.  See how educators tap into the power of Twitter to build a personal professional development stream of resources to help them enrich their students' learning experience. 

Course Objectives

  • Teaches skills in using the functions and features of the iPad in a variety of exciting activities
  • Learn how to use microblogging and Twitter as a classroom learning tool
  • Enrich learning activities in your classroom by leveraging on iPad and Twitter

Who Is This For?

  • This course is intended for K-12, Post Secondary educators, students or individuals wishing to increase their skills and knowledge in Twitter & iPad as a tool for learning enrichment.

Course Outline

Chapter 1: Introduction

  • Lesson 1
    Introduction
    02:55

Chapter 2: Getting comfy in your nest - creating and customizing your account

  • Lesson 2
    Two ways to create an account
    01:14
  • Lesson 3
    The anatomy of a tweet.
    02:08

Chapter 3: Getting ready to fly - meeting and making friend

  • Lesson 4
    Following
    02:22
  • Lesson 5
    Hash Tags
    02:38
  • Lesson 6
    Tweeting and Retweeting
    02:24
  • Lesson 7
    Mentions
    00:58
  • Lesson 8
    Messaging
    02:07

Chapter 4: Enriching learning activities - 25 Examples

  • Lesson 9
    A micro blogging bulletin b…
    01:17
  • Lesson 10
    Keeping students informed.
    00:55
  • Lesson 11
    Communicating with parents.
    02:18
  • Lesson 12
    Large group engagement
    01:03
  • Lesson 13
    Building a brand
    02:42
  • Lesson 14
    Talking with experts
    01:59
  • Lesson 15
    Collecting real time world …
    01:25
  • Lesson 16
    Finding Global Pen Pals
    02:06
  • Lesson 17
    Virtual Art Exhibit
    02:36
  • Lesson 18
    Tracking Current Events
    01:49
  • Lesson 19
    Micro reviews of anything
    01:08
  • Lesson 20
    Resource Sharing
    01:55
  • Lesson 21
    Tag / Word tracking
    02:23
  • Lesson 22
    Tracking Trends
    02:25
  • Lesson 23
    Bonus Assignments
    02:32
  • Lesson 24
    Word or Quote of the day
    03:01
  • Lesson 25
    An instant feedback channel
    02:21
  • Lesson 26
    Connect classrooms
    03:25
  • Lesson 27
    Virtual Scavenger hunt
    02:37
  • Lesson 28
    Single or group novel study
    01:53
  • Lesson 29
    Redirecting classroom blurters
    01:31
  • Lesson 30
    Questioning Techniquesf
    01:37
  • Lesson 31
    Creating ongoing discussions.
    01:34
  • Lesson 32
    Virtual Field Trip
    02:11

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  •   Accessible via iPhone, iPad and Android (soon!)