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Growth Updates

According to Google Analytics, (and I know March is not quite over YET) the Twiducate Platform has received 15,000 visitors this month viewing 175,000 pages. Each person averages 10+ pageviews and stays for 9 minutes. Fortunately our bounce rate is low (19% – or at least I THINK it is low). Most importantly, 36% of this […]

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Posted on March 27, 2010 by

New Twiducate Feature – Who is online

The sidebar of your network will now list the number of people online in your network. To see who they are, look for the blue box around their avatars. 6200+ accounts as of now. Help spread the word!

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Posted on March 11, 2010 by

New Feature – Important Dates Section in Twiducate

Share tests, assignments, events, etc. with your students in the new ‘important dates’ section. Add dates, titles and descriptions to each event. Added today. Should be working 100% on all classes.  Please let us know of any problems.

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Posted on March 8, 2010 by

Edit and Delete Own Posts on Twiducate Platform

There has been some request to revert the Twiducate platform back to when students could NOT edit and delete their posts in case of inappropriateness. As such, it is now an option in the teacher ‘Profile’ section. Allowing your students to edit and delete their own posts is entirely up to you. By default, students […]

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Posted on February 27, 2010 by

Public Timeline in Twiducate

There has been quite a bit of discussion as to what and how people are using the Twiducate Platform in their classrooms. As such, we have added a “public timeline” that only teachers can view. Student accounts cannot access this section. Hopefully we can collaborate, share ideas etc. in this new section.

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Posted on February 7, 2010 by

Pin Posts Feature

Since all new posts go to the top of your network timeline, it seemed silly to post questions to students since they would have to search through the timeline to try and find this information. We rolled out the “pin the post” feature a few weeks back and the feedback has been positive. Teachers can […]

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Posted on February 7, 2010 by

Twiducate Update

Students can now delete and edit their own posts. Teachers can edit their own and delete ANY post, not just their own. Also added the HTML component to the comments box. Happy Saturday!

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Posted on February 20, 2009 by

Timezone Settings Required in Twiducate Platform

A timestamp has been added to all posts. As such, teachers must update their timezone settings in their profile section. Students do not have to make any profile changes. If this change is not made, the displayed timestamp on the posts will be our server time.  

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Posted on February 20, 2009 by

Milestone Reached

As of the the time of this writing, the Twiducate Platform is averaging 4000 hits a day and users have posted 10,544 messages withing their classroom networks. Do you use the Twiducate platform? Help spread the word to fellow colleagues!

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Posted on February 20, 2009 by

Sorry For Duplicate Emails in Twiducate

If anyone on our mailing list received duplicate emails yesterday we are sorry. It was a holiday here in and a slow start to the morning when this was put together.

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Posted on February 16, 2009 by