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Twitter For Teachers: Retired Teachers to Follow

Everything you are going through in your classroom, a retired teacher has already been there and done that. Lucky for us, many retired teachers are using Twitter to share their knowledge they gained after decades in the classroom. Here are 5 of the most interesting retired teachers on twitter helping the rest of us make through our careers.
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Twitter For Teachers: Retired Teachers to Follow
  • AD McDaniel says:
    This account run by a retired math teacher provides daily quick facts about what happened today in math history. Use these as great fun facts for your students and wow them with your “knowledge” of history.
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    Challenge your students to expand their vocabulary with this retired teacher's 100 Word Challenge. Through her tweets, she explains how you can incorporate language acquisition and more into your classrooms.
  • AD McDaniel says:
    Want to know what is going on in the world of education? Retired teacher and curriculum director Cyndie Jacobs keeps you abreast of current events and news in education.
  • AD McDaniel says:
    Check out retired teacher Doug Green's “net nuggets” : bite-sized resources that he drops daily from his years of experience as a teacher and instructional leader.
  • AD McDaniel says:
    This retired teacher and principal shares her love for classroom technology though tips, tricks and advice on how to take your instruction to the next level.
  • AD McDaniel says:
    It's easy to write off Twitter as just another social media fad, but since many teachers are using it to enrich their classrooms, create informal professional networks, keep up with the latest education news, and even to get insight from counterparts in other countries, Twitter is not something any teacher can afford to ignore. Check this resource for an in-depth look at how and why using Twitter can help your teaching.
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BloomBoard Asks:What other ways do you use Twitter for professional development?