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Monthly Colorado Education Twitter Chat (#COedchat)

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

Hosted by @codepted and @edinitiativeco

How to Participate:

  1. On Thursday, Oct. 16 at 4 p.m. go to Twitter.com and type in #COedchat in the search box to follow the discussion.

  2. @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

  3. 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

  4. 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 lams_k@cde.state.co.us. If you've never participated in a Twitter chat before, check out this handy guide from Education Week.

View past Colorado Education Twitter Chats

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