Resources/ Ideas for Using Twitter in the Classroom:
1) Using Twitter in Classrooms and for Professional Development: A conversation on the National Writing Project's Digital Is website that explores a variety of techniques for utilizing Twitter in the classroom.

2) Twitter Tips for Teachers and Educators: A blog that describes some of the basics of Twitter as well as some tips for its integration in the classroom.

3) Professors Using Twitter to Build Community: Another example of potential uses for Twitter in the classroom.

An example of Twitter use in the classroom:

Basics of using Twitter in the classroom

A case for social media in the classroom

Twitter Practice: Heidi Hayes Jacobs