Meg Ormiston

Meg Ormiston is a teacher and a classroom tech specialist who works directly with students and teachers whenever possible. Meg is one of the nation’s leading experts in educational technology as it connects to teaching, and annually serves as the lead learner and coach for teachers in her tech boot camps.
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Following certain Twitter hashtags or accounts can do a lot for a teacher's professional development!

11,000 Tweets Later—the Decade in Review

Categories: School Improvement, Technology

How Twitter Can Help Your Professional Development

I am reading the fascinating book Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations by Thomas L. Friedman, the author of The World is Flat. The title of chapter 2caught my attention and inspired this blog post. The title is “What the Hell Happened in 2007?” Let’s say a lot. The first iPhone was released, Facebook reached the masses a few months before, Android was introduced, the Kindle arrived, and a chapter filled with more. Thrown into 2007 was the platform Twitter. Read more