As part of Guildway’s end of the week roundup series, we have enlisted below the most popular tweets for the past week. These are posts that have gained a high engagement rate on Twitter through retweets and likes. For this week’s list, educational technology tools such as Orange Slice, Schoology, and Respondus, have been included. Aside from these tools, there are also other Guildway blog posts that you might want to check such as the benefits of creating a teacher blog, how to keep your classes organized, and how to keep your students goal-focused in your class. Also, if you are an English teacher, we’ve got you covered this week with a list of some of the best Google Chrome add-ons that work in the classroom.
Here are this week’s top Twitter posts:
- Why Traditional Grade Book Programs Fail
- How To: Level Up Your Mastery Teaching With Bloom
- 11 Ways A Blog Will Make You A Better Teacher
- End of the Week Roundup of Top Tweets
- Increase Your Efficiency In Grading Students’ Assignments Using Orange Slice
- How To: Organize Your Blended Course Using Schoology [Video]
- How To: Easily Organize Your Course Using Schoology
- How Can You Help Your Students To Be More Focused?
- Best Google Chrome Add-ons For English Teachers in 2018
- Why Your Online Tests Are At Risk And How To Fix It
The second part of this series is to feature five education influencers and five of our followers. We have also selected one tweet from each profile. If you are looking for people in the education field who are worth following on Twitter, kindly check the featured influencers for this week in the list below. And, as our way of saying thank you to our followers for their engagement in our tweets, we would like to acknowledge another five of them this week.
Dr. Joe Mazza ; (@Joe_Mazza)
“School leaders have a tremendous responsibility to treat mental health as equitable to physical health. Coughless mental health days are perfectly good sick days. Deepen empathy in 18-19 #cultureED #semicolonEDU”
Steve Wick (@WickedEdTech)
“Have a favorite Google Slide Deck created with the @PearDeck addon? Would you consider sharing it with the world in this Padlet? padlet.com/steve_wick/sha… #sharethepear #ISTE18 #NotAtISTE #GoogleEdu”
Starr Sackstein (@mssackstein)
Article Shared: Curriculum Is Power, So Co-Create It With Students
Derek McCoy (@mccoyderek)
“Impossible is not a fact, it’s an opinion.”
Paul Martenis (@Mr_Martenis)
“100 years ago today, 2nd Lt. Leeds Armstrong Wheeler* received orders to go to Saumur Artillery School in France, in preparation for going into action in what would become known as World War I. * my grandfather”