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Twitter: Connected Educators: Curating with Tweetdeck

How to get connected to learners and learning using Twitter and other tools.

Why Tweetdeck?

"Raw" Twitter can be a challenging time-suck. TweetDeck is a curation tool that allows you to add columns for feeds based on account, hashtags (topics), events and more.

It gives you the power to choose what (and who) has your attention, and means that when you dip in, the information you really want to see is organised properly. 

Bookmark Tweetdeck on your Browser 

OR

Install TweetDeck for Chrome

Install TweetDeck for Mac

Tweetdeck Overview

Some Columns to Add

Copy-paste some of these full strings into a search bar on TweetDeck to start curating quickly. 

  • #IBPYP OR @IBPYP OR #IBMYP OR @IBMYP OR #IBDP OR @IB_DP OR @IBOrganization
  • #MyWAB OR @WAB_Live OR #UniquelyWAB OR #FLoW21
  • #EdTech OR #EdChat OR #ISEDChat 

 

Try building your own from hashtags and subjects you follow. 

Some of Stephen's examples

  • #MYPChat OR #IBChat OR #IBEN
  • #IBBio OR #IBESS OR #IBTOK OR #MYPSci
  • #TeachSDGs OR @TeachSDGs OR #GlobalGoals  OR #ServiceLearning 
  • #Factfulness OR @Gapminder OR #Gapminder
  • #MTBOS OR #MathChat OR #DOKChat 
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