The must-have guide to educational Twitter hashtags
Only 26% of U.S. teachers are currently using Twitter. That’s not very many, considering how useful it as a resource for learning, sharing, and connecting. Did you also know that just 16% of U.S. adults use Twitter? Even less.
If you start using Twitter as a teacher, student, or someone else involved in education … you probably feel quickly overwhelmed. You may feel like Twitter is a lot like reading a secret code. There are ‘#’ and ‘@’ symbols all over the place. Gibberish links abound. What the heck does goo.gl/23@#4slk mean anyway? (that’s a made up link, seriously.)
That’s a hashtag.
In an effort to help all Twitter users, both new and seasoned, understand educational Twitter hashtags in particular – we’ve made a graphic!
The below graphic is a quick look at everything you should know about how, why, and which hashtags are being used in education right now.
The list is not complete! Add your favorite hashtags down in the comments and we’ll regularly update this graphic.