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Using Twitter With Your Class

Click here to find out how you can use Twitter to support teacher and learning.

Bring Your Own Technology

There is more to Bring Your Own technology (BYOT) programmes than just allowing pupils to play games. Click here to read some tips on how to introduce an effective BYOT programme into your school.

Social Media in Learning and Education

More than 100 teachers from across Europe participated in the SMILE (Social Media in Learning and Education) programme,  exploring  the challenges and opportunities involved when using social media in education. The outcomes of the project have been published in a digital handbook. The handbook contains materials and resources along with many valuable reflections and suggestions on […]

Social Media

Some teachers are apprehensive about using social media to communicate with parents, pupils and fellow teachers. This stems from some horror stories, where teachers have been irresponsible in their use of social media. Here the problem is with the person using the resource rather than the resource itself. The GTCS has produced guidance for teachers […]

Twitter hashtags #

Click here to find out how to make use of Twitter hashtags with your class.


“Children’s access to the internet is not restricted to PCs or laptops. Those aged 12-15 are more likely than last year to go online using their mobile phones and are more likely to say that this is the device they would miss the most. Since 2011, there has been a 50% rise in 12-15 year […]


An increasing number of our establishments are using Twitter to strengthen communication with parents. Twitter is also a most valuable tool for sharing information between fellow professionals. Have you created your personal Twitter account? Are you unsure as to how to go about using Twitter? Click here to read some advice.

Connected Leadership Isn’t Just About Technology

How can school leaders strengthen communication with stakeholders? Click here for some inspiration.


New to Twitter? Click here to find some tips on how to use twitter in an education context.


Twitter is a simple way to increase communication between the school and pupils and parents. At present you are unable to access Twitter via the education network but we hope to provide access soon. Some schools have already set up Twitter accounts, administering their accounts via Smartphones or from their home computers. So far the […]

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