The Twitter Chat Conundrum (Part One)

Learning Rebels

My name is Shannon and I used to be a twitter chat addict. Seriously, it was nothing to participate on some level in no less than three twitter chats a week. In this two-part post, I am going to tackle the biggest issues I feel are affecting twitter chats today.

The Twitter Chat Conundrum (Part Two)

Learning Rebels

Last week our conversation centered around the twitter chat. How twitter chats, in general, may be improved and I have to say the response was great. If CSI can do it, surely we can make it happen in twitter chats? However, perhaps now, the twitter chat has become the new silo.

Twitter desperately needs a revamp!


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How to Twitter: the infographic

Jane Hart

Good summary of twitter for those yet to explore it. TwitterJust found this! Source: Uploaded by user via David on Pinterest.

Using Twitter For Social Learning


While there are many tools available today that are conducive to social learning, usually the first ones that come to people’s minds are Facebook and Twitter given their mainstream influence in social media. But can Twitter really be used for social learning?

Business applications of Twitter

E-Learning Provocateur

Earlier this week, I attended a Twitter Camp billed Twitter is not for dummies. I had the privilege of facilitating one of the breakout sessions, which focused on the business applications of Twitter. Suddenly Twitter comes into its own as an alternative communications medium.

Unearthing Diamonds in Twitter

Dashe & Thomson

First, I have to confess that I am not a Twitter pro. It was only about six months ago that I set up a “business” Twitter account, and I have only a few tweets and followers to my name. My monthly Twitter stats are embarrasing, at best.

You can use Twitter to get new ideas to do your work in a better way

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

This week I did some intakes for a course about learning technologies which is starting next Monday and I realized that actually very few people are using Twitter. That's a pity, because Twitter can actually help you to generate better ideas. elearning innovation research twitter

Twitter in the classroom

Learning with e's

Today I had an interesting exchange of views on Twitter. about Twitter. I mentioned that I strongly encourage the use of Twitter in my classes. Secondly, students are going to use Twitter and other media anyway, regardless.

Twitter Week : 11-15 July

Jane Hart

Next week is Twitter Week in the Twitter & Learning group on the Share&Learn platform. Each weekday there will be a discussion on a different aspect of using Twitter for learning. Day 1 - Mon 11 July: Using Twitter for personal learning and self-development.

GamesShow Webinar – Twitter Brief


Raptivity had organized the Games Show webinar on 8th November, 2012. Hashtag(#) for the webinar: #GamesShow @Raptivity : Key speaker at the webinar – @ heroskills Nadine Jeffers #GamesShow SdfPjg #Raptivity @Raptivity : Hosts for the webinar are Jamaica Bracken& [.]. Education Software eLearning tools Free webinar raptivity Early Childhood Development First Aid game based interactivity courses GamesShow Webinar Million Dollar Quiz

My Twitter hero

E-Learning Provocateur

I looked up ANZ Bank on Twitter, but I couldn’t find it. So I googled “ANZ Twitter&# and stumbled upon Did ANZ open a new branch and forget to staff it? The article states: Last year ANZ established a dedicated Twitter account called @ANZ_Responds to communicate with customers. I did, however, find @anzmoneymanager on Twitter. In the meantime, I feel sorry for my Twitter hero.

Travel, tracking and Twitter

Learning with e's

Within the hour, KLM were on Twitter, responding to my tweet. Twitter is quite a powerful communication tool, but don't just take it from me. An article on the BBC News site also shows why it pays to complain on Twitter.

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Twitter Digest for 2011-06-03

Jane Hart

How to Create a Successful Twitter Chat [link] via @ B2Community #. Top story: How the Library of Congress is building the Twitter archive – O'Reilly Radar [link] , see more [link] #. Real Workplace Learning Twitter Chat # RealWPLearn [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Noone can create informal learning & no system can manage it You can create/manage information, but that's q different! link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-19

Jane Hart

My Twitter Digest for 2011-05-18 [link] #. What tips do you have for using Twitter for prof dev? Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ? Top stories today via @ elliotrosenberg @bizlibrary #. I'm running a session on social media for PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT. balawd #. RT @ JaneBozarth : Note: If no one else is talking, it's not a 'community' <Too true #.

Twitter in the classroom


It’s inevitable that any medium designed for ease of communication and networking will be applied to a learning context however many educators are still trying to come to grips with Twitter, and in particular its use in the classroom. Twitter poll.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-30

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Teachers behind curve when it comes to digital devices [link] #. When we get it on our own, we keep the information in our heads, when a teacher tells us we use. it and then forget” [link] #. THIS is the powerful of the Social Web [link] #. "You "You don’t HAVE to go to college" Another path [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ? Top stories today via @ chris_saeger #. via @ briandusablon : [link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-20

Jane Hart

See the emerging Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list after 150 contributions; YouTube is catching up on Twitter! Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Big thanks to all those who responded to my tweet for input into my # balawd session; it went very well #. A new report by @ quinnovator for the ELearning Guild: Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends [link] #. Social learning for collaborative work by @ hjarche [link] #. Productivity and efficiency [link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-21

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. RT @ WebWorkerDaily : Enterprise Social Networking: Ensuring Bigwig Buy-In [link] #. Social Learning Community or Share&Learn – which is best for you? Find out here: [link] #. RT @ StratLearner : # FF @ C4LPT Jane Hart is simply the "Go To" person for informal learning trends, strategies, and news. <Wow <Wow thanks! #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ? Top stories today via @ rdeis #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-15

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. How the Internet is revolutionizing education, from The Next Web [link] #. Ridiculous research findings on informal learning, from @ jaycross [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. Fairly quiet on Share&Learn today, but membership still rising Check it out here – [link] #. RT @ ipttoolkit : Facebook Has A Huge Impact On College Admissions [Infographic] – [link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-26

Jane Hart

Doctors who are not on Facebook, Twitter and blogs risk becoming irrelevant; my USA Today op-ed [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Don’t know how I missed this one: “Moving toward 2020: the learning decade&# [link] #. YouTube: Two Days’ Worth of Video Uploaded Every Minute [link] via @ mashable #. RT @ hjarche : RT @ bduperrin : Without Workflow, Social Business Is Doomed [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #.

Twitter: The #1 Tool for Learning

Upside Learning

There’s been quite a bit written about how Twitter can be used for learning. I personally believe that Twitter is a great tool to get access to knowledge and information—provided you follow the right people. Now learning professionals have voted Twitter the #1 learning tool.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-18

Jane Hart

RT @ TweetSmarter : Twitter just registered its 300 millionth account yesterday! Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. 30 ways to use social media to work and learn smarter, begins 30 May [link] Over 30 participants signed up already #. Teaching methods: An alternative vote | The Economist [link] #. There are now over 200 members in Share&Learn. Come and join us [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ?

Twitter Digest for 2011-06-07

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Spking at # BILD2011 conf [link] Thurs on the importance of informal & social learning in the wkplace # realwplearn #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. How to cook breakfast on your iPad [link] We need more "learning experiences" like this! realwplearn #. C4LPT Tweeted Times [link] – top stories by @ TweetSmarter , @ jeffbullas , @ rossdawson #.

Twitter reflections – a year later

Spark Your Interest

It was about a year ago that I started seriously using Twitter. Well, after a year of solid Twitter use, here’s what I’ve noticed: To get professional value from Twitter, you have to follow people who tweet good stuff, it ain’t about friends, which is something that you have to get over. For me, if Facebook is the social, then Twitter is the networking. HR Learning Technologies Social network TweetDeck twitter

Facilitating a twitter chat

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I've now participated in three Twitter chat sessions. I've interviewed Rinus about his way of facilitating a twitter chat. Why did you start facilitating Twitter Chats? It started with a movie that I saw about Twitter Tuesday for the U.S. I said jokingly, that we could start a twitter Tuesday in the Netherlands. How have you started your twitter Tuesday ? Tags: online facilitation twitter

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-27

Jane Hart

The Atlantic Launches Twitter-Based Book Club [link] via @ mashable #. "The Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. "The need for an alternative to Facebook" [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-31

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. “For innovative teams, traditional professional development has become an anachronism&# Education or Experimentation? link] #. RT @ realwplearn : IBM: Shifting from Formal to Informal Learning [link] <Where the real learning takes place # realwplearn #. Day 2 of 30 Ways to use SoMe for working/learning smarter: searching the Social Webs. 200 participants [link] # realwplearn #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-28

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. IBM are moving from push to pull model of learning, in CLO Mag [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ? Top stories today via @ elearningposts #.

Twitter for Learning: The Past, Present and Future

Jane Hart

Twitter turned 9 on 21 March. I’ve been on Twitter since March 2008. And during the last 7 years I’ve seen lots of changes; and of course my own view of Twitter has changed too. […].

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-14

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. A Tipping Point in Learning [link] Thx to @ alc47 for the guest post #. RT @ MakeUseOf : Directory – Did-You-Knows: A Collection Of Interesting & Surprising Facts To Increase Your Knowledge [link] #. “It’s almost certainly the case that lectures have been ineffective for centuries&# A better way to teach, Science Mag, [link] #. What the Social Business Professional Gets Paid [Infographic] [link] via @ RWW #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-07

Jane Hart

Twitter in the classroom – the sequel, from The New York Times [link] #. RT @ socialmedia2day : Life Without Twitter – An Infographic | Social Media Today [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Uncategorized twitterWhat Is The ROI Of A Conversation? link] #. RT @ dmlcentral : Classroom Salon: a new social networking app that taps the collective intelligence of groups. link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-08

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitter@mauilibrarian2 It is already set up at [link] Remember that is digest of tweets of those that I follow #. 10 Educational History Podcasts To Subscribe & Listen To [link] via @ makeuseof #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. Streams Are A Better Place To Talk About Work Than Email [link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-06-09

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. C4LPT Tweeted Times [link] – top stories by @ OpenSesameNow , @ KoreenOlbrish , @ aaronesilvers #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-29

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. RT @ JaneBozarth : GOOD STUFF. Post by @ djudje Courses v. Experiences [link] <and not what you might expect! #. Infographic: The Enterprise Mobile Explosion [link] #. Social Business? It Depends What You Mean By Social [link] #. RT @ dpontefract : Nice. RT @ AMAnet : "The new leader is a facilitator, not an order giver." " — John Naisbitt #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-06-02

Jane Hart

How Twitter Works as a Q&A App [INFOGRAPHIC] [link] via @ mashable #. Twitter Week is 11-17 July on # shareandlearn – daily focused discussions and sharing abt use of Twitter for learning [link] #. Is Twitter a Waste of Time? link] <and another Twitter infographic #. Top story: How Twitter Works as a Q&A App [INFOGRAPHIC] [link] , see more [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-22

Jane Hart

Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Don't Confuse Content Curation for Content Filtering [link] #. SimpleShare – chare images and files from your desktop – app for [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. Social Learning Community or Share&Learn or both? link] #. 5 tips to separate personal and professional life online [link] <this is pretty much the advice I give too #.