Category Archives: Twitter

tiny Training: More ID in 140 characters #140id

My previous post about Instructional Design in 140 characters generated a lot of interest, so I thought I’d tell you about a project I set up  in 2010 to explore the use of Twitter to provide daily “tiny facts”. I created the Twitter account, @140university and in the first part of the project I provided daily […]

Instructional design in 140 characters #140id

When I talk about the power of the simplicity of Twitter, people often tell me you can’t say much in 140 characters. So I then usually point them to the very popular Twitter account @cookbook, where on a regular basis Maureen Evans tweets “tiny recipes”, like the ones embedded below. Whisky Ice Cream: Stir6yolk/2c milk/?c sug&honey/¼t […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-09-11

Don’t forget to hear The Truth About Social Learning with @janebozarth # Learning the game of social media – – # RT @EdenTreeToolkit: Jane Hart @C4PLT talks about working and learning smarter ahead of her #LEARNINGLIVE session: # Social Learning for a Social Workplace # Here’s my first curated piece […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-09-04

Guide to Twitter in the K-8 Classroom HT @nharm # The political party that wants to ban PowerPoint via @guardian # Are activity streams the new "collaboration"? <Yes! it's as much about "flow" # RT @Quinnovator: Latest Learnlet: Checklist Manifesto: # RT @slideshare: '100 best management learning websites' is featured on […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-08-28

RT @hjarche: Flash mob at Copenhagen Central Station HT @sebpaquet <fantastic , will be there in a few weeks time # Leading and Managing (Networked) People Must Evolve # My webinar slides “Social Media and its impact on how we learn in the workplace” now available here #sociallearn # Welcome to Exam […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-08-21

200+ websites to find out about anything and everythinng # My next webinar is Social Media & Its Impact on How We Learn in the Workplace Tues 23 Aug, 10 AM PST/1 PM EST/ 6 PM BST # Google Alerts brings me all kinds of interesting stuff, this one on Social Learning … […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-08-14

Education at its very best – Brighton rocks! # Those hard soft-skills [email protected] # RT @CommonCraft: In case you missed it: We are now a video subscription service for educators and businesses: # Google Plus vs Facebook infographic # It’s about networks by @hjarche # elearn Magazine: The Oxford Union […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-08-07

RT @bigthink: Is 16th Century Teaching the Future of Education? # The limits to what you can learn online or alone (HT @GautamGhosh) # Sharepocalypse Now via @mashable <Exactly! # RT @mashable Chrome Overtakes Firefox to Become UK’s Second Most Popular Browser # “New Service From Harvard Aims to Replace Classroom […]

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-31

Bullbearings, a free site featuring a share-trading game simulating the London Stock Market # The community dance hall <Love this by @hjarche # #140edu conference 2 and 3 August, New York # I will be speaking with @jaycross and @quinnovator at the CLO Fall Symposium, Laguna Niguel , 12 Oct Will […]