Teacher touts classroom benefits of her Twitter connections

09/23/2013 | EdSurge

Elementary-school teacher and academic coach Joan Young writes in this blog post about the ways teaching and learning in her classroom have improved because of the professional network she has developed via Twitter. Among other things, she writes that her online network introduced her to new learning tools that her students have benefited from, provided insight into practices that worked -- and those that did not -- and helped her students make connections globally.

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