Learning Twitter with Tweechme

Help Desk Live- Episode 18 features an interview with Susan Bearden, developer of the app TweechMe. Seniors TJ Horgan and Michael Seleman conduct a great interview and learn about how Tweechme can assist educators in learning how to use Twitter.

BHS AP World History: Mongol Trial Through Glass

Ashay Lokhande and Michelle Sahagian both had the opportunity to wear Google Glass as they performed a cross examination of witnesses and delivered the closing argument during Ms. Fishel’s AP World History Mongol trial project. When I entered Ms. Fishel’s class with Glass and asked who wanted to try it, almost every student in the…

The Benefits of Blogging

The BHS administration fully supports the integration of social media tools in education. Nick is a perfect example of how powerful social media tools can be in helping a school as well as students develop a positive online presence.  Senior Help Desk Blogger Nick Merlino provides an overview of the purpose of the new BHS…

Twitter for Teachers

YOU GET WHAT YOU GIVE: Follow Justin Bieber or Lady Gaga and yes, you’ll most likely get nothing out of it. Follow Jimmy Fallon, and you will be highly entertained! In fact, Jimmy is such a fan of Twitter, he is now speaking in hashtags! Now that it is in the mainstream media, Twitter has developed somewhat…

Twtpoll for Primary Data Collection

THE NEED: Teachers across many different disciplines require students to conduct primary research. Having the ability to design an effective data collection instrument, such as a poll or survey, obtain and analyze data, report on the findings, and make recommendations are essential skills for our students to develop, especially for students who plan to attend…