Twitter is more than just news and "what's trending." We've discussed ways to use it with your students in your classroom and beyond, but what about using it as a Professional Development tool? One way to make this version of social media work for YOU is to participate or "lurk" in Twitter Chats. Topics for these chats include almost anything you can think of, from conversations related to your specific content to things related to how to meet the needs of special education students. There's something for everyone. Check out this list of some of the most popular/well-respected chats already out there:
Examples and ideas for using Twitter in your classroom - and beyond!