YALSA Blog Tweets of the Week – August 5, 2011

Here’s a short list of tweets posted over the last week that librarians and the teens that they serve may find interesting:

  • Ruby Skye: Internet TV For Tweens http://rww.to/pcoSjm – @rww
  • 5 ways social media has changed publishing http://ow.ly/5QJEA @Scholastic – @libraryofCT
  • Teaching kids not to break up with each other over Facebook: http://nyti.ms/qlgVxp – @wired
  • How BenchPrep Is Turning e-Textbooks Into Virtual Study via @fastcompany Groups http://bit.ly/oKkX0n = @BHSprincipal
  • Super interesting piece about authors and social media marketing via @mashable http://on.mash.to/naqRiO – @ABRAMSbooks
  • exellent article bout writing & publishing YA: How Young Adult Fiction Came of Age – The Atlantic: http://t.co/i2qiXH7 – @alidahanson
  • Every teacher and librarian should read this, about teaching a <3 of reading http://zite.to/pqQRbI – @sashanyary
  • TwHistory….. Retweeting History Brings Those Stories to Life http://ow.ly/5UMhe – @shannonmiller
  • Studying Creativity in the Age of Web 2.0: An Interview with David Gauntlet (Part One): http://t.co/z4o49sN – @henryjenkins
  • The Literacy of Gaming: What Kids Learn From Playing http://zite.to/oODmCm – @heyjudeonline
  • RT @jonbecker: The Missouri “Facebook Law”: A conversation http://bit.ly/rj0IwZ – @kipprogers
  • Increasingly, Wikipedia is drawing contributions from academics and being cited in scholarly communication. http://t.co/wfBZHHz – @dmlcentral
  • How Can Web 2.0 Curation Tools Be Used in the Classroom? http://zite.to/oTzj3V – @web20classroom

Do you have a favorite Tweet from the last week? If so add it in the comments for this post. Or, if you read a Twitter post between August 5 – August 11 that you think is great, send Linda a direct message on Twitter (@lbraun2000) and it will go into the pool for consideration for next week’s Tweets of the week YALSA blog entry.

About Linda W Braun

Linda W Braun is a YALSA Past President, the YALSA CE Consultant, and a learning consultant/project management coordinator at LEO: Librarians & Educators Online.
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