Jeff sits down with Jerry Blumengarten and Brad Currie to discuss how educators are using Twitter to connect with each other. This podcast was originally recorded in December 2012.
- Social Media in the Classroom
- Using Twitter Hashtags to your advantage
- Finding the right Twitter Chat
- Student Involvement in Social Media
- Twitter for Students
- FInding the right technology for the classroom
- Planning for the future
Brad Currie is the Dean of Students and Supervisor of Instruction for the Chester School District in Chester, NJ. He is also the co-founder and co-moderator of #Satchat, a weekly Twitter discussion for current and emerging school leaders. Brad is a firm believer in the power of social media as a means to bring all educators together in order to promote the success of all students.
Jerry Blumengarten: I was a Middle School teacher who taught for 32 years in the New York City school system. I was a licensed Social Studies teacher who also taught Language Arts, Science, Math, Computers.. My last 12 years I served as teacher-librarian. I wrote curriculum for my school district, the NYC Board of Education and Open Doors a school-business partnership.
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Recorded in 2015