Dates: Nov.4th - 10th         Twitter Challenge Home

Theme: Professional Learning

    • use the search function to find colleagues from Thames Valley and follow all of them. You can search specific names, #tvdsb or Thames Valley DSB for example. Watch the 2 short video below on searching and adding hashtags to tweets if needed. Here are some Thames Valley tweeps to get you started:

       

      • @pluggedportable
      • @sbruyns
      • @davidfifevp
      • @marionmoynihan
      • @WOlson33
      • @TVDSBSSD
      • @TVDSB_RandA
      • @TVDSB_MH
      • @TVCHSA
      • @litTVDSB

Administrators: create a tweet and share what you are currently learning, reading or interested in. Use the #tvadmin and #proflearn hashtags with your tweet (remember a tweet can only be 140 characters long including links and hashtags)

 

Instructional Coaches: create a tweet and share what you are currently learning, reading or interested in. Use the #tvdsbic and #proflearn hashtags with your tweet (remember a tweet can only be 140 characters long including links and hashtags)

 

Administrators: search the hashtags #tvadmin and #proflearn and respond to at least one of your colleagues

 

Instructional Coaches: search the hashtags #tvdsbic and #proflearn and respond to at least one of your colleagues

 

Search of the week ~ #edchat. #edchat is a popular chat for educators at all levels (i.e. administrators, teachers, superintendents, etc...) Use the search function in Hootsuite or Twitter for #edchat and scan through as many tweets as you like to get a feel for the kinds of tweets and information that people provide. 

 

Tip of the week: You can also find people to follow by following the followers of any user. 

 

Adding Hashtags to a Tweet 

 

Searching Hashtags