Our school has blocked Twitter also. I use it professionally to interact with other educators/administrators. I also follow education chats on a consistent basis. Even if you can't use it with students, you may want to use it for professional purposes. Good luck!
The current generations of educators have a huge burden on their shoulders. They are the carriers of change. They have to encourage project-based learning, greater collaboration between the students, insightful discussions… the list goes on and on.Out of all trends in education, this is the most important one: teachers are being transformed into mentors. Since the role of the educator is changed, everything else changes, too: the teaching methods, the testing and grading, the way we pay…See More