Have you ever tweeted using the @ reply at the beginning of a tweet but wanted it to be shared with all your followers? Starting a tweet with @username will only show up in their connect and on the feeds of those following both you and the person you reply to in the tweet. The tweet will remain in your feed but won’t show up in all your followers feeds.
Part 3 in the Series: Social Media in Education Last fall, I played a major part in developing, designing, and teaching the first course dealing with social media at Valencia College. This course was geared to faculty interested learning about the possible implementations of social media to increase engagement and excitement in their courses with practical skills. Various faculty have been implementing social media on their own with little to
In February, Klout acquired the startup, Blockboard. Blockboard brought in talent that would allow Klout to quickly bring a on board a mobile app. Klout just announced today it’s first official iPhone app! Klout for iPhone v1.0 helps you keep track of your influence wherever you go. Want to know your Klout Score without even opening the app? Just look at the Klout icon on your home screen. Your Score
I decided to throw together a last minute presentation for BarCamp Orlando to discuss ways to network better in the 21st century. I have given this presentation before for educators and other organization around the nation. Here is my presentation if you missed it.
It’s almost that time of year. Blackboard World is right around the corner and it will be hosted in New Orleans this year. This year Blackboard is hosting a contest to become a VIP BbWorld Blogger! Let BB the Robot tell you why I should be a VIP Blogger for Bb World! Who wouldn’t want Professor Josh to be their VIP Blogger, especially on anything Ed-tech related! I’ve worked in
Just this morning a friend posted a link to a video called Caine’s Arcade. It’s a short documentary of a 9 year old boy, Caine Monroy, who built an elaborate cardboard arcade inside his dad’s used auto parts store. It’s an amazing story that touches the heart, feeds the soul, and reminds everyone of the amazing imagination of a child. If this video puts a smile on your face you