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Twitter for Teaching & Learning : Twitter Research

A guide to using twitter for teaching, learning, connecting, professional development, and more.

Social Media & Academic Life (15min.)

A talk for Taylor & Francis Group, Journal Editors Roundtable meeting, 2014. Pulbished on Feb 9, 2014 ( Andy Miah, Director of the Creative Futures Institute & Professor of Ethics and Emerging Technologies, University of the West of Scotland)

Twitter #Learning

Twitter for Researchers by @ned_potter Univ of York Library

Twitter for Researchers & Academics by @ned_potter - 2015

Research Articles

Journal articles. In most cases articles are linked to free open resources. A few are only available via George Fox login.

Twitter Research Article Video 5:37sec. (via Prof @GFUzhang)

Junco, R., Heiberger, G., & Loken, E. (2011). The effect of Twitter on college student engagement and grades. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 27(2), 119-132. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2729.2010.00387.x (Open access link to article.)

Twitter & Public Health

Paul, M. J., & Dredze, M. (2011, July). You are what you Tweet: Analyzing Twitter for public health. In ICWSM (pp. 265-272). - Free PDF

Conference Tweets

The following link contains the top tweets from an Educause conference that took place in February 2015. Those who were unable to attend the conference can benefit from viewing the tweets by those in attendance: Educause Learning Initiative (ELI) conference in February 2015.

The @Chronicle of Higher Education Twitter Feed