Suggested Facebook Pages/Groups to Follow

(FOLLOW US on Facebook!) Educational Service Unit 6
or Twitter: @esu6pd and #esu6
Connect with other Nebraska Educators via #nebedu, #neta12,

School Pages

Centennial Public Schools
District #145 Community Prevention Coalition
Hershey Panthers
Millard Public Schools Human Resources
Lincoln Public Schools
Nebraska Center for the Education of The Blind and Visually Impaired
Norris School District #160
Waverly High School Freshman Science
Waverly High School Vikings
Waverly High School Speech Team
Waverly Viking Band
York Public Schools

Nebraska/National Educational Associations/Groups

Nebraska Mathematics Professional Development Series
Nebraska Music Educators Association
Nebraska School Activities Association
Nebraska Loves Our Public Schools
NCTE (National Council of Teachers of English)
NCTM (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)
NETA (Nebraska Educational Technology Association)
IRA (International Reading Association)
ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education)
NASET (National Association of Special Education Teachers)
NATS (Nebraska Association of Science Teachers)

Professional/Educational Pages

21st Century Nebraska School Librarians
Connected Principals
Cyberbullying Research Century
ESL Primary Teachers
Elementary Teachers
Engaging Technologies
English Teachers Network
Facebook in Education
Free Technology For Teachers
Free App Alert
Fund For Teachers
Gateway to 21st Century Skills
I'm a Band Director
Khan Academy
Let Students Use Cell Phones for Learning
PE Central
Spanish Teachers
Teaching Generation Text
Theatre Arts Teachers
Two Writing Teachers
eInstruction (interwrite boards, pulse pens, CPS clickers)

Twitter/Tweetdeck Resources

What you missed in one day if you weren't on Twitter
Twitter in 60 seconds (video)
Twitter in Plain English (video)
Why Educators Should Use Twitter (video)

Cybraryman's Twitter hashtags
Alan November's Educational Hashtag List
Nebraska Administrators' Twitter list (courtesy of Beth Still)

Challenge links . . .

Connected Principal- great blog with articles you find on #cpchat hashtag
Twitter live chat schedule by hashtag
The numbers behind twitter
7 ways to save time with Twitter
Twitter news template
Becoming the Lead Learner - A Blog Post
Managing Social Networks as Your Contact Lists Grow

ESU 6 Twitter folks
  • @akelly
  • @esu6pd
  • @lherr
  • @tobyboss

Diigo Resources

Diigo social bookmarking tool

Challenge links . . .

Link your Diigo account to your blog
Diigo educator accounts for students and teachers

Google Docs and Forms

New Sample document
Last session topic choices
Google Docs in Plain English(Video)
Google Docs for Administrators (Video)
Google Forms
Backupify - One option to back up Google Docs, gmail, twitter, etc. (shorten long web addresses)

Challenge links . . .

Advanced Tips and Tricks in Google Docs
Richard Byrne's Free Google Guide for Teachers

Facebook Resources

Resources about Facebook

10 Solid Tips to Safeguard Your Facebook Privacy

Controlling Privacy Settings in Facebook

Managing social/professional contacts:
  • I’m so glad you want to connect with me. I’ve decided to keep my Facebook profile private with my close friends and family. But I would like to stay connected to you. So if you would like to join my professional page here: we can stay in touch. Thanks! Jeff
Suggested Facebook page to join: (Note, log in to your facebook account, then paste this address into the address bar of your browser.)

Use the search box at the top of the page to find other School or ESU Fan pages:

Schools with Facebook Fan Pages: Hershey Panthers, Educational Service Unit #9 Professional Development, NETA, Facebook in Education, Educational Service Unit #1, Educational Service Unit 6, Norris School District #160, ESU4, ESU 4 Special Education, Educational Service Unit 10, Waverly Viking Band,

YouTube Quick Capture

Video tape yourself on youtube, persons who subscribe to your channel will automatically get a message showing you have recorded a new video:
YouTube Broadcast Yourself