Erin Wallace

293 Flips | 5 Magazines | 33 Likes | 4 Following | 18 Followers | @emwallace | I am a Coordinator/Professor in the Early Childhood Education Program at Centennial College in Toronto, Canada. Seconded to Centennial's Centre for Organizational Learning & Teaching (COLT), I teach the Social Media for Education course in the Teaching & Learning in Higher Education Program and lead a series of 'Appy Hours' to encourage faculty to embed technology into their teaching practice in innovative ways.

What If Every Teacher Tweeted?

<b>What If Every Teacher Tweeted? Why Teachers Should Tweet</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>What if every teacher tweeted?<p>Is there some kind of sequence of events we might …

Thanks to inspiring and generous teachers on the social media site, my passion for my job has been renewed<p>I’ve been using Twitter for six months and it’s already one of the best career decisions I’ve made.<p>For a while, it seemed that my relationship with teaching was going to be short lived (the …

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Twitter for Educators by Brett Whitmarsh

<b>This is a free On-Demand Single-Session Course on Heinemann's Digital Campus.</b> Course access is 365 days from sign-up date. Learn more about our other …

Compose Yourself! Add Your Voice to Your Flipboard Magazines

Ever wanted to give your Flipboard Magazine more of a personal touch? Now you can add your voice to your magazines just by tapping on the bottom-right “compose” icon on any of your magazine covers.<p>This new feature opens up a world of possibility. You can add text, images or links from the Web. You …

#FlipboardChat Summary: How Students Can Use Flipboard Magazines

Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial group of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic. We share the tips and ideas discussed there each week. Join in the chat at 7pm PT / 10pm ET via the #FlipboardChat hashtag on Twitter. If the …

Flipboard As a Textbook Replacement

OK…so let me clarify that title. I honestly think textbooks are on their way out…or at least I hope they are. Really it should read “Flipboard as …

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The flip-a-holic’s ultimate guide to subscribing, curating and sharing using Flipboard

I confess! I’m a Flipboard flip-a-holic!<p>I wasn’t always this way. I originally hated Flipboard and found the magazine style layout cluttered.<p>Life has …

How to Use Flipboard for the iPad

1<p><b>Tap the app, and load it up.</b> The first thing you will see is a moving slideshow of images, and an arrow on the right, with the word 'FLIP' written …

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Use This Shortcut to Add Content to Your Magazines From Your Mobile Devices

You’re active. You’re mobile. You’re on the go, on the town and on your way. You’re reading via the web browser on your smartphone or tablet device, and you need a simple way to flip content from the mobile browser to your Flipboard magazines. Here’s a technique to make that easier via Android or …

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Oops! How to Remove Stories from Your Flipboard Magazines

It happens: Perhaps your finger slipped, so you ended up adding a story to the wrong magazine by mistake. Or maybe you decided that a story wasn’t really such a great fit for your magazine after all. Or maybe you’re just tired of the story and want it to go away.<p>Whatever the reason, if you want to …

Five Things You Absolutely, Positively Need to Know About Your Flipboard Magazines

Flipboard magazines are a beautiful way to curate and share your favorite articles, photos, videos and audio tracks. Yet beyond the basic ability to flip content into your magazines via Flipboard’s “+” button, there are five more things you can do with your magazine that every magazine-maker …

How to Link Social Media Accounts on Flipboard

Flipboard is an application available to the four major mobile systems in the market. It enables users to flip through various headlines in different …

Basics #1: 3 Essential Ways to Navigate Like a Pro

In the spirit of the approaching back-to-school season, we thought it might be a good time to educate on Flipboard, too. Starting today, we’re launching a series of posts outlining how to make the most out of Flipboard. Whether you’re a long-time fan or a total newbie, we hope these tips make your …

Basics #2: The One and Only Thing You Need to Personalize Flipboard

Think of Flipboard as your one-stop shop to keeping up with the news and your interests. Whether you enjoy business articles from Fast Company or ice cream recipes from a friend on Facebook, it’s easy to make Flipboard your own with one action: <b>Follow</b>.<p>The Follow button looks like a bookmark and is …

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You’re Invited! How to Collaborate on Magazines with Contributors

Adding contributors to your magazine can create a new dynamic for you on Flipboard. Another person’s perspective can expand your reach and round out your magazines with articles you may not have thought of or discovered yourself. Invite and motivate a friend who is trying the same diet as you or …

Using Multimedia to Power Up Classroom Magazines on Flipboard

How to Go From “Cool” to “Awesome”<p>Erase from your mind any image you may have of one of those loose leaf binders filled with photocopies of source …

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MagMaking 101: How to Make a Magazine for your Class

The biggest tool Flipboard can offer educators is the ability to make magazines. Not only is it easy, but once you get the hang of it, magazines are flexible and customizable. Best of all, joining Flipboard is free and you can make as many magazines as you need them. Here’s how to get</b> …

Enhance Your Class Magazines with Flipboard’s Compose Feature

With Flipboard’s new compose feature, your class magazines can become more powerful and personal. Now you, your students and collaborators can add your voices to your Flipboard Magazines.<p>What could this mean? The possibilities are plentiful. Here are some ideas for you to try out:<p>Ask your students …

MagMaking 101: Make Your First Flipboard Magazine

On Flipboard it’s easy to make your own Flipboard magazine to collect articles, images, social posts, videos or SoundCloud files to share with others or to save so that you can refer to them at a later date. Flipboard Magazines are flexible and customizable and can be used to showcase your passions …

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Learn the Basics About How to Use Flipboard

Flipboard is your all-the-time-place for the stories you care about. So how does it work?<p>Get know our most essential features:<p><b>Follow</b> your favorite topics, publications, and social feeds to populate the <b>For You</b> home feed <b></b>(previously known as Cover Stories).• <b><br>Flip</b> the articles that matter to you into</b> …

6 Steps to Build Twitter Capacity

In education we talk about the benefits of using social media followed by an assumption that everyone knows how to get started. For those who have …

An introduction to using Twitter as a teacher

Have you been hearing how great Twitter can be as a teacher to support your CPD and enhance and inform your practice? Well the rumours are …

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5 Tips for Teachers New to Twitter

Twitter has provided me with some of the best professional learning of my career. It’s likely the most important tool for my own growth and learning …

Teaching with Twitter [Infographic]

Use Twitter in the classroom to strengthen student's social media literacy skills and inform your own professional development.

How to Save Tweets for any Twitter Hashtag in a Google Sheet

Wouldn’t it be nice if Twitter had an <i>Export</i> button? You search for a trending #hashtag, or an old tweet, or your brand name, and all the matching …

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