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10 Twitter Accounts Every Teacher Should Follow

By The Concordia University-Portland Enrollment Team July 12, 2017

Without question, Twitter has become a hotspot for education-related tips, tricks, and talks. Just search any of the hashtags #EdTalks, #EdChat, or even #TeacherProblems and you’re instantly connected to a network of passionate educators sharing their experiences and insights into the education world. From nonprofits to everyday teachers, here are a few accounts we like to follow…. Read More

Lead Active Classroom Discussions Using Social Media

By Monica Fuglei January 28, 2015

It’s a teacher’s nightmare: opening discussion to a completely silent classroom. But when done well, class discussions are an excellent way for students to work through problems, identify gaps in understanding or content, and facilitate deeper insight and learning. Class discussions get a boost from free technology One benefit of technology is the abundance of… Read More