Twestival – What You Need To Know

Now, what exactly is a Twestival? How does it differ from Tweet-ups or similar events? Now, this website is mostly about education, but we all know in what way modern technology and communication is essential for up-to-date education. So there’s the link between Twitter and education. A Twestival (or TwitterFestival – Twitter & festival makes Twestival) has…

Does School Size Matter?

People often ask me, “Does school size matter?” In a nutshell…yes, school size matters. Historically large schools (especially for middle and high school) have been the norm for many reasons. A school building, in and of itself, is expensive to operate and maintain. So the fewer buildings that a district has to pay for, the…

Onsego Experience And Review

Onsego is a newly launched online GED prep course that’s highly recommended by teachers. So I took the chance to take a closer look at this online course. Well, apparently, Onsego is no newcomer; it’s just a new name for Covcel GED Prep that was acquired by Onsego at the end of 2021. The Onsego…

The Birth of Twestival

In September 2008, a London, UK, group of Twitterers came up with the idea to set up an event for the local Twitter community where they had the chance to socialize offline, meet some faces behind Twitter’s avatars, have a good time together with the local community, enjoy some nice entertainment, have some drinks in…

Using Apps in Early Education

The real benefit of using smartphone apps is that they help with connecting individuals without a lot hassle. You may wonder how exactly something so advanced as a mobile app might help in earlier education with regard to children. It’s accurate that kids of this generation tend to be somewhat different than we were at…