The Best Education in Social Media

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Education Shorty Award Leaders

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Nasima Riazat

Nasima Riazat

#Phdchat moderator. Phd research expertise in capacity building, distributed leadership, leadership sciences, developing middle leaders. HoF and teacher (UK).
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instructables

instructables

Sharing DIY goodness from Instructables.com and across the web. Brought to you by @karenchoward and @canida
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Diane Ravitch

Diane Ravitch

I write about education. I blog at Bridging Differences at Education Week.
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DG Academy

DG Academy

Helping future lawyers secure their first job in the legal industry. Legal Vacancies/Careers Advice/Videos & Blogs from @duncangibbins
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Lisa Nielsen

Lisa Nielsen

Speaker. Writer. #140Conf Character. Educational innovator & agitator. Blogger who writes about learning innovatively. Author www.TeachingGenerationText.com
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Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler

Web 2.0 researcher, author of The Digital Classroom, Associate Professor of learning technology, international speaker, disruptive activist.
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Liz Thackray

Liz Thackray

HE teacher & DPhil student - people learning in the wild, communities of practice, autism, SEN system. Spare time - make lace and other craft stuff.
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The Comics Grid

The Comics Grid

We are an online Journal of Comics Scholarship. Peer-edited and open access. Contributions from around the world. ISSN 2048-0792. Tweets by the editorial team.
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Shannon Miller

Shannon Miller

Teacher Librarian & Technology Integrationist who loves connecting, creating, technology, change, advocacy & NOISE. Connecting People Shorty Award Recipient.
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STEPteam

STEPteam

Tweets by Kathryn, MD of Schools Teaching Enterprise Programme Ltd.
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ILAC

ILAC

Award Winning English School located in #toronto and #Vancouver. Learn & study English in #Canada! Practice your English on Twitter with us! fb.me/iloveilac
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GothamSchools

GothamSchools

Reporters and editors at GothamSchools, offering independent reporting on the New York City public schools. (Retweets do not imply endorsement.)
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Salman Khan

Salman Khan

Trying to make a world-class education available to anyone, anywhere.
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stephenheppell

stephenheppell

trying to mend the world with learning... http://rubble.heppell.net/heppell/quiickbiog.html
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Mauricio Morales S.

Mauricio Morales S.

Comunicador Social - Periodista. Magister en Lingüística. Aqui soy YO / Social Communicator - Journalist. Linguistic Master. Colombiano / I'm a Colombian
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Morris

Morris "Mojo" Jones

Code monkey for @RubiconProject, astronomer, bridge player
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Adam vanLangenberg

Adam vanLangenberg

Maths teacher extraordinaire, born-again sceptic, great hair.
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Doug Belshaw

Doug Belshaw

Encouraging clearer thinking in education, technology & productivity. Researcher/Analyst at @JISCinfoNet and Director at @SynechismLtd. My tweets are my own.
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Kristian Still

Kristian Still

Father, asst Principal. Passionate about 'challenging and inspiring' students. PE, ICT and English. Current focus Interactive Fiction with Quest.
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Kim Catcheside

Kim Catcheside

Associate Director Champollion, communications agency specialising in universities, education and social policy. Former Education Correspondent BBC Radio.
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