Tag Archives: Twitter

Micro-Blogging – How to Use Twitter for Teaching and Learning

I gave two Initial-Workshops about “Micro-Blogging for Teaching and Learning” at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts on September 6, 2011. This 30 minutes workshop gave an overview on the micro-blogging service Twitter and focused on the usage … Continue reading

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How to use Twitter for Social Learning (C4LPT)

The Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT) created a good overview how to use Twitter for social learning. Thanks to Jane Hart for the collected information and the educational scenarios! Getting Started Getting started with Twitter Accessing and using … Continue reading

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My top 10 tools and services for teaching and learning

My top 10 social web tools and services are: Blogger (Blogging) Wikispaces (Collaborative Writing) Twitter (Microblogging) Delicious (Social Bookmarking) GoogleDocs (Collaborative Writing) WordPress (Blogging) Mindmeister (Collaborative Idea Development) Facebook (Social Networking) Dropbox (File Sharing) Flickr (File Sharing) Find more about … Continue reading

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Workshops at Studiecentrum Open Universiteit, Eindhoven

On Thursday, 21st April 2011, we had a Share.TEC event about “Het gebruik van digitale collecties leermaterialen” for dutch teachers in service, teacher educators and trainers, and teacher students at the Studiecentrum Open Universiteit in Eindhoven. Programm of this event … Continue reading

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10 new useful Twitter tools

Leo Widrich mentioned  10 new Twitter tools that will make your life easier: The Archivist (to save and analise tweets), Tweriod (to analyse your followers’ streams, work out when they are online the most and let you know the best … Continue reading

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Teaching with Twitter

Steve Wheeler wrote a Blogpost about Teaching with Twitter, where he describes the potential of microblogging for his students. Weeler listed 10 top uses of twitter in education: “1. ‘Twit Board’ Notify students of changes to course content, schedules, venues … Continue reading

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“Social Web in Education and Research” – Presentation at the University of Zürich

On 19th January I spoke about “Social Web in Education and Research” at the Faculty of Arts, University of Zürich. The event was well attended and we had some interesting discussions. In summer semester the E-Learning-Coordination plans hands-on workshops about … Continue reading

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