What you should know about twitter

Embed Size (px)


Presentation to get discussion going at #cll1213 - Changing the Learning Landscape http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/alldisplay?type=events&newid=2013/18_April_CLL_Bristol&site=york I'll try and add audio later and it might make more sense:)

Text of What you should know about twitter

  • 1.What you should know about TwitterDr Anne Marie CunninghamAcademic Lead for eLearningSchool of Medicine, Cardiff University@amcunningham

2. determined not to be one of the sheep 3. Im no techno-evangelist 4. TWO BIG TRENDS NETWORKSAND OPEN 5. The rise of open?practiceresearch data OPENeducationgovsource 6. WHY DID I START TWEETING? 7. My first tweet 8. isolation 9. My first blog postI want to link up with other people in medicaland health sciences education so that we canlearn together 10. A famous tweeter?http://www.flickr.com/photos/stevegarfield/6426905021/ 11. #ukmeded#teamhaem#twitfrg #foamed 12. SO WHY ISNT EVERYONE ONTWITTER? 13. Balancing Closed Openness 14. ContextAnonymity PowerIdentity ControlTrust 15. Networks are work too 16. elephant in the room?How much time does this take? Who will value this activity? 17. ..we need network literacies. CooperationCoordination Collaboration 18. We need to help students decide Real namesProtectedPseudonyms Public 19. Where are we at on the Gartner Hype Cycle?Image: Jeremy Kemphttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gartner_Hype_Cycle.svg 20. Thank youAbout.me/amcunningham@amcunninghamcunninghamam@cardiff.ac.ukQuestions?