Twitter to be used as educational tool by school teachers

twitter.jpg_blogNot too many years ago the only tweets in school were made by a coach blowing into a whistle.

However, today’s tweets are made by computers, smart phones and other hand-held devices using a variety of Twitter applications.

Twitter, a communication platform for social networking, is becoming a mainstream tool used in educational settings by teachers, students and staff members across Hudson.

“Twitter has become a great communication tool and professional development tool for educators,” Phil Herman, Hudson’s assistant superintendent, said. “I began tweeting a little over a year ago because, as a school administrator, I have the opportunity to see and experience the school district from a perspective that many others may not, and I wanted to help share the many accomplishments and celebrations of our students and staff.”

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