Using Social Media & Twitter to Connect & Collaborate Globally (July #globalclassroom chats)

This month’s chat builds upon the learning and sharing from my iEARN 2013 workshop on July 2, and will hopefully introduce some new iEARN voices to the #globalclassroom chat community!

Twitter Chats

Topic: “Using Social Media & Twitter to Connect & Collaborate Globally”

Guiding Questions

  1. WHY should teachers explore the use of Twitter and social media tools to learn, share, connect, and collaborate globally? Which tools do you use and why?

  2. WHAT experiences, lessons, projects have resulted from your use of social media for educational purposes?

  3. WHAT challenges and obstacles did you face, and how did you overcome them?

  4. WHICH resources, hashtags, mentors, and online communities would you recommend to teachers new to social media?

Dates & Times

Chat 1 ~ Saturday, July 13th, 10:00 – 11:00 UTC

  • 11:00 London, 12:00 (noon) Cape Town, 15:30 New Delhi, 18:00 Perth, 20:00 Sydney, 22:00 Auckland
  • Click here to find out when this is in YOUR timezone.

Chat 2 ~ Saturday, July 13th, 18:00 – 19:00 UTC

  • 11:00 Los Angeles, 14:00 New York, 19:00 London, 20:00 Cape Town, 06:00 SUNDAY – Auckland
  • Click here to find out when this is in YOUR timezone.

Chat 3 ~ Sunday, July 14th, 01:00 – 02:00 UTC (Saturday in N & S America!)

  • Saturday night – 18:00 Los Angeles, 21:00 New York
  • Sunday – 06:30 New Dehli, 09:00 Perth, 11:00 Sydney, 13:00 Auckland
  • Click here to find out when this is in YOUR timezone.

 

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