Category Archives: Social Media

The Benefits of Twitter to ME

I asked my Twitter PLN (Personal Learning Network) to comment on the benefits that Twitter has had on their professional life. Within 10 mins people had started to post their comments. Check it out http://www.stixy.com/guest/98537It was fantastic to read all of the comments people had posted and I have since used the notice board to demonstrate to colleagues the benefits of Twitter!

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e-Safety in education

“Schools have the opportunity to transform education and help pupils fulfil their potential and raise standards with ICT. But it’s also important that students learn how to be safe when they are using these new technologies, particularly Web 2.0 collaborative … Continue reading

Feedback….

Comments from delegates at the recent ‘New Technologies’ workshops run in partnership with Education Resourcing:
“Very pleased with this training. Thank You”
“Thank you Sharon. This was a great session with quite a lot of information and new skills to explore.”
“I will aim to promote Twitter and Wiki as learning tools. Thank you for the web links too”
“With your wealth of knowledge and experience I hope we have a follow up lesson”
“Thank you Education Resourcing for this great opportunity. I was happy to meet up with fellow colleagues”
“Another high quality session with great relevance to my needs as a supply teacher”
“A follow up session would be very welcome in a couple of months so we can share questions, comments once we’ve had chance to “play” with the materials”
“Really enjoyed session – lots to think about and have a go at. Very useful”
“Hope you do another session to take us forward”
“Before I came to this presentation I thought that social networking sites were used for trivial reasons, but now I can see that they can be useful professionally”

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Social Media Workshops

Thoughts about Social Media and how it can be used to as an effective CPD tool to promote staff development Continue reading