Join us for a discussion on Twitter! Each month, the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado Education Initiative (CEI) hosts the #COedchat with experts on various education topics. This is your opportunity as an educator, parent, student or citizen to interact with experts on a specific topic and ask any questions you may have. Join the chat on the third Thursday of every month from 4-5 p.m. Just go to Twitter.com and enter the #COedchat hashtag in the search box.
Details for our next #COedchat
Date: The Tweetchat has been moved to next month. Please join us on Thursday, Oct. 16.
Time: 4-5 p.m.
Topic: Standards in Action
How to Participate:
- On Thursday, Oct. 16 at 4 p.m. go to Twitter.com and type in #COedchat in the search box to follow the discussion.
- @codepted and @edinitiativeco will be asking questions that were sent in advance of the Twitter chat.
Example Tweet (what it will look like):
@codepted: Q1: How can teachers increase communication with parents? #COedchat
- Our content experts will be answering the questions and we encourage you to weigh in with your answers too! Be sure to include the #COedchat hashtag with every tweet.
Example Tweet (how you should respond):
A1: By setting ongoing, clear lines of communication from the beginning #COedchat
- Engage others- respond to fellow tweeters’ responses and carry on the discussion. Make sure to include #COedchat in your tweet!
Example Tweet (how you can respond to someone else):
@MarySmith123: By inviting parents to sit in on a classroom lesson #COedchat
If you have any questions about the #COedchat, please contact Katie Lams at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you've never participated in a Twitter chat before, check out this handy guide from Education Week.