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Pinning from Facebook

PLN, Technology

Ever find something on Facebook that you wish you could pin to one of your Pinterest boards?  It’s easy to do that when you open the Facebook post’s link.  Many times the post leads to a web page or a YouTube video.  Pinning from those types of posts is easy.  There are times when a Facebook post won’t open outside of Facebook.  One alternative is to save the post within Facebook, kind of like a bookmark of sorts.  Or, maybe…

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5+ Facebook Hacks for Teachers

PLN, Technology

If you use Facebook to keep in touch with family and friends in addition to developing your PLN (personal learning network),  you might want to read on!  I use Facebook to connect with other educators around the world through my own private Facebook page, my blog’s Facebook page, as well as in several teacher Facebook groups.  This, in addition to keeping up with posts from family and friends can sometimes make my Facebook experience seem frenzied and disorganized!  I’ve found…

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Tweetdeck Tutorial

Bloomz, PLN

New to Twitter chats?  If you’re using the traditional Twitter feed, you should consider using Tweet Deck for chats!  Next Monday, July 11, 2016, there’ll be a Bloomz app chat.  The following Tweet Deck tutorial will work for ANY chat that you wish to follow, but you’ll notice that the directions will refer to the #BloomzChat.  If you’re interested in learning more about the #BloomzChat, scroll all the way down to the bottom of the post! Download this if you’d rather…

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Facebook for PLNs? YES!

PLN

If you’re on Facebook, consider joining a Teacher Group, or two, or three…  Really! They are a great way to be inspired, share ideas, and connect with other educators outside of your school building.  Here are a few that I belong to: Which groups do you belong to?  Share below!…

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