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Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 11, 2011

March 11, 2011
teresaalesch Teresa Joyce-Alesch
Checkout G-T! “48 Interesting Ideas for Class Blog Posts” RT @tombarrett: thanks to @mdcrow for number 48! #gtstaff
edutopia edutopia
RT @elanaleoni: R u talking 2 your students about #Japan & the #tsunami? The more we share, the more we can help.
Neilstephenson Neil Stephenson
forget Khan! How about students creating videos to teach other students? #abed #edtech #edchat
ScienceWorldTR Science World
Science World’s “Earthquakes” lesson with background info & activities on modeling waves & plates, structure stability,
Alyssa_Milano Alyssa Milano
How earthquakes work, and how science makes us safer /via @BoingBoing

Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 10, 2011

March 10, 2011
gcouros gcouros
10 Podcasts for Teachers and Kids |
rvoltz rvoltz
5 Ways to Integrate Technology Into Your Child’s Education
courosa Alec Couros
eHow – how to use Twitter
tomwhitby Tom Whitby
RT @DianeRavitch: Schools need stable, experienced staff, not high turnover. Profession should not be revolving door.#Edchat
NMHS_Principal Eric Sheninger
Facebook’s New Anti-Bullying Tools Create a “Culture of Respect” #edchat #cpchat

Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 8, 2011

March 8, 2011
ambermac amber mac
Canadians’ Internet usage nearly double the worldwide average… via @globeandmail
russeltarr russeltarr
Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending. -Maria Robinson
atypicalalbertn Jonathan Teghtmeyer
I just stumbledupon this great site for math teachers: Enjoy! #mathchat #edchat #AbEd @thescamdog
loveyourcake Vancouver candice
google before you tweet is the new think before you speak
Edach Edach
For ipad users RT @Nunavut_Teacher Digital Storytelling with iPads

Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 7, 2011

March 7, 2011

eschoolnews eSchool News by GSACRD
In case you missed it–> CoSN offers new guidance on social media use in schools #edchat #socialmedia #COSN

web20classroom Steven W. Anderson
Resources And Guides For All Of Microsoft’s Free Tools For The Classroom:

Neilstephenson Neil Stephenson
Digital Storytelling: A powerful Student Exemplar #edchat #edtech #abed

russeltarr russeltarr
Create drag-and-drop activities in Flash with no programming experience:

courosa Alec Couros
Excellent intro. to Twitter by the amazing @nancywhite on Vimeo via @Diigo


Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 6, 2011

March 7, 2011
gcouros gcouros
Music | Jam Studio
gcouros gcouros
“Facebook” profile pages for literary characters
*Two from gcouros today – awesome tweets from him!*
tonnet Milton Ramirez
New technology sparks new learning methods.
ktenkely ktenkely by PCSTech
I’ve come to realize that standardized tests serve mostly to make dreadful forms of teaching appear successful. -Kohn
ipadeducators Jeff Johnson
Presentations + Keynote + iPad 2 + Xander Soren = Magic

Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 5, 2011

March 5, 2011
ransomtech ✜ Stephen Ransom

This is really neat… create music in the browser just using your mouse to draw on the matrix. Then share.

*This is super addictive – you have been warned*

NikPeachey NikPeachey
How the iPad 2 Will Revolutionize Education: Educators are eager to break students free from of the nap-inducing…
xmath2007 Tom Boito
Who’s Really Scanning All Those QR Codes?
iridescentNYC Iridescent NYC
Alan November take away: Children should not have to choose bt producing for their teachers and for the world. #TEDxNYED
cvaage Carol Vaage
For web resources for K – 3 teachers I’ve built this website #ecec

Top 5 Tweets of the Day – March 2, 2011

March 2, 2011

ransomtech ✜ Stephen Ransom
(1) This student blog post has sparked some good discussion…”Balancing a healthy life with technology”

AngelaMaiers Angela Maiers
Powerful post- great Q to ask about education and student learning

patrickcarman Patrick Carman
Live 39 Clues webcast coming soon featuring writing expert Ruth Calhum and four 39 Clues writers:

gcouros gcouros
Reading RT @CeciELT: RT @ij64: The Ctrl+C, Ctrl+V boom > V good article about plagiarism and cheating

cmt1 Carol Tonhauser
Skype launches expanded services for teachers/students #edtech #edchat