November 12, 2013
Twitter and Science Week are going hand in hand this year with lots of schools and various agencies using a variety of Twitter hashtags to report on what they’re doing throughout the week. A hashtag is a symbol that looks … Read on…
October 4, 2013
This week, I’m showcasing some stalwarts of the educational Twitter scene. There are so many out there that I’ll definitely have a part 2 and 3 and more to this list. I’ve picked the first five tweople on my stream … Read on…
September 27, 2013
Some interesting Twitter users to follow this week. These people have joined Twitter in the last year but seem to have been around since the beginning, thanks to their great contributions.
September 20, 2013
There are a number of education-related agencies that use Twitter, so here are five that you might want to follow:
Most of these agencies use the service to interact with the public. However, one or two use it simply for … Read on…
September 13, 2013
We’re back to school now so who should you be following on Twitter this year? There are hundreds of teachers now using Twitter for educational purposes and #edchatie, the Irish educational hashtag, is one of the main reasons. These five … Read on…
May 31, 2013
Carrying on from last week’s science-themed Five to Follow, this week I’m explorer scientists who tweet. As I was searching my PLN, I noticed the vast majority of my scientific educators were female. With all the campaigns to get more … Read on…
May 24, 2013
If you’re interested in science in education, here are a few Irish organisations that tweet about science. If you know of any other science organisations that tweet, let me know in the comments.
May 17, 2013
This weekend in the National Scratch Conference in Tallaght IT. In celebration of the ultimate Scratch party in Ireland, here are some specialists on Twitter who are users and advocates of the world’s loveliest educational programming language.
May 10, 2013
There are lots of primary schools using Twitter these days. However, considering their size, Educate Together schools seem to have a high proportion of their schools on Twitter. Here are some examples of Educate Together schools on Twitter.
May 3, 2013
There’s a number of educators that specialise in the world of gifted children. Here are a small sample of Irish educators that you might wish to follow. If you have any other ideas for Five to Follow each week, I’d … Read on…