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Getting Started

Educators new to TwitterTwitter mentor program

Blog post about the new hashtag #nt2t and Educators new to Twitter website


Index to Educational Hashtags

Weekly Twitter Chats

Twitter Cheat Sheet for Educators via @tysonkimberly

22 Twitter Hashtags for Higher Education News via Education Dive

The Complete Guide to Twitter Hashtags for Education via Te@chThought

The Twitter Hshtag: What Is It and How Do You Use It? via @TechForLuddites

Who Wants to Play Hashtag Bracketology? via @plugsin

Why #Pencilchat is the Most Clever Education Allegory Ever via @good

Why Educators are Tweeting (and you should too!)

Reflections: Twitter, teaching and learning via @willycard

Becoming a Globally Connected Educator via @EoinLenihan

Twitter Non-Guidebook: What NOT To Do via @mrsdkrebs

Can Tweeting Help Your Teaching? via @NEAToday

Twitter- It’s Not Just What’s For Breakfast via @web20classroom

Bringing Twitter to the Classroom via @TheAtlantic


The Conversation Prism, Brian Solis & JESS3

Vintage Social Networking by John Atkinson, Wrong Hands

A Dr.Seuss Inspired Guide to Twitter


Hootsuite Social management tool

Tweetdeck Social management tool

IFTTT: Save favorite tweets to Evernote Bookmark your Twitter links (in Delicious) Publish a newspaper layout of information from your Twitter network

Twittonary A Twitter Dictionary

Twittermania: 140+ More Twitter Tools via @mashable

Twitter News

Mashable: Social Media


Additional Resources

Eight tips for using Twitter around health-related events

50 Ideas on using Twitter for Education

21 Interesting Ways to use Twitter in the Classroom

Twitter for Academia

Top 100 Edu Tweeters

Top 20 most influential tweeters in learning technology

What I learned from Twitter Today (from Teach42)

Mom, this is how twitter works (not just for mom’s!)

Why Social Media Can and Is Changing Education (via @gcouros)

Twitter Newbies FAQ Wiki (via @butwait)

Twitter Inspired Products

Evan Williams: The voices of Twitter users


see also Kristen’s page on Social Bookmarking

Social Bookmarking PDF

Top 10 Ways to Use via @lifehack Tips via @suewaters

Online Bookmarking (PDF)


Hootsuite Social management tool

Tweetdeck Social management tool Bookmark your Twitter links (in Delicious)

Delicious Toolbox: 80+ Updated Tools and Resources via @mashable

Social Media

Mashable: Social Media

My bookmarks on Social Media

About the Presenter

Kristen Treglia is an Instructional Technologist at Fordham University. She develops technology resources for faculty and teaches best practices for technology-based teaching methods and materials. She also has ten years’ experience teaching secondary mathematics and is well versed in social media and Web 2.0 technologies.