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We are selecting one account each day. Click here for our current list. The following list is based on number of followers, not our order of selection.
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- @edutopia (321,000 followers) Inspiration and information for what works in education. San Rafael, California, USA · edutopia.org
- @lizfrerich (124,500 followers) I am a wife, mother, veteran elementary school teacher, avid reader, and enjoy crocheting. Interested in internet marketing and social media. Minnesota (USA)
- @DiscoveryEd (123,000 followers) Supporting teachers by bringing the world of Discovery into classrooms to ignite students’ natural curiosity. Global · DiscoveryEducation.com
- @WeAreTeachers (108,200 followers) We offer ideas, inspiration & information for your best days & double that for your hard ones. Supporting kids means supporting educators, always. Austin, TX · weareteachers.com
- @AngelaMaiers (108,100 followers) I believe these 2words can change the world – #YouMatter – I’m an Educator, Author, Speaker passionate about literacy, learning, and power of social media. Iowa · AngelaMaiers.com Post: Angela Maiers: Educator of the Week
- @NEAToday (88,200 followers) The National Education Association, the nation’s largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. Washington DC · nea.org
- @ASCD (75,500 followers) The international education association dedicated to providing programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner. Alexandria, VA (D.C. area) · http://www.ascd.org
- @coolcatteacher (71,200 followers) I love students! Best teacher blog winner * Mom * speaker * AUTHOR Reinventing Writing * Cool Cat Teacher Blog * HOST Every Classroom Matters show. Camilla, Georgia · coolcatteacher.com Post: Vicki Davis: Educator of the Week
- @pbsteachers (56,500 followers) Arlington, VA · pbslearningmedia.org
- @edmodo (56,200 followers) The official twitter account for Edmodo. Where learning happens. For support-related questions, visit http://help.edmodo.com San Mateo, CA · edmodo.com
- @NMHS_Principal (56,100 followers) Principal of New Milford HS (NJ): NASSP National Digital Principal Award Winner (2012), Google Certified Teacher, Adobe Education Leader, Author, Speaker. New Milford, NJ / S.I., NY · ericsheninger.com
- @ShellTerrell (47,100 followers) The 30 Goals Challenge author, teacher trainer, #Edchat founder, Host for AM TESOL Free Fri Webinars, proud mama of Rosco the Pug. worldwide · bit.ly/ShellTerrell
- @willrich45 (46,400 followers) Parent, author, speaker, instigator, blogger. Trying to change the world at http://modernlearners.com and http://willrichardson.com . Time to rethink education. Flemington, New Jersey · willrichardson.com
- @tomwhitby (43,200 followers) SmartBlog on Edu Editor, Prof of Edu (Ret). Founder: #Edchat,The EDU PLN,Edchat Radio Linkedin Tech-Using Profs et al.BLOG: My Island View http://tomwhitby.wordpress.com. Long Island, New York · tomwhitby.wordpress.com Guest Blog: What Makes an Education Thought Leader?
- @cybraryman1 (39,800 followers) Educator, Speaker, Writer trying to catalog the internet for students, educators and parents. http://cybraryman.com #Edchat moderator. ÜT: 27.179819,-80.236438 · cybraryman.comGuest Blog: Teachers, Follow that Hashtag!
- @Larryferlazzo (35,000 followers) Inner-city High School teacher — ESL & Mainstream Sacramento, CA · http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/
- @rweingarten (32,800 followers) American Federation of Teachers president, committed to improving schools, hospitals and public institutions for children, families and communities. Washington, DC · aft.org
- @toddwhitaker (32,000 followers) Focus on Leadership, Teaching & Motivation. Todd has written over 30 books inc What Great Teachers Do Differently, Shifting The Monkey & The 10 Minute Inservice. toddwhitaker.com
- @kylepace (31,600 followers) Instructional Technology Specialist/Google
Certified Teacher. EdWeek Leader to Learn From. ASCD Emerging Leader. #edcampKC MA in EdTech. I connect dots. Lee’s Summit, MO. · kylepace.com
- @LAFund (31,100 followers) We’re a Los Angeles education non-profit. Funder of transformative programs within LAUSD. Investor in arts education, health and more. Creator of #ArtsMatter. Los Angeles, CA · lafund.org Guest Blog: The LA Fund & Facing History and Ourselves Combat Bullying
- @shannonmmiller (29,600 followers) Teacher Librarian who ❤ connecting, creating & change. Presenter. Consultant. Blogger. Connected Educator. Faces of Innovation. Connecting People Shorty Award. Van Meter, Iowa · vanmeterlibraryvoice.blogspot.com Post: 4 Reasons @ShannonMMiller is Tops for Teachers
- @patrickmlarkin (28,750 followers) Burlington Schools (MA) Asst. Supt. NASSP National Digital Principal Award Winner (2012), Passionate about creating a more relevant education for our students. Burlington, MA · about.me/PatrickLarkin Blog: Patrick Larkin is Perfect for Teachers
- @markbrumley (28,200 followers) Founder of http://teachamazing.com . Educational technology leader committed to 21st Century learners and their teachers. Texas · teachamazing.com
- @NCTM (28,000 followers) The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is the public voice of mathematics education. More and better mathematics for all! Reston, Virginia. nctm.org
- @chrislehmann (22,800 followers) Principal of the Science Leadership Academy Co-Chair – EduConPhiladelphia, PA · http://www.practicaltheory.org/serendipity
- @LEGO_Education (22,300 followers) LEGO Education is the education division within The LEGO Group. We share the latest in trends, news, product updates, event details and educator contests. Pittsburg, Kansas. LEGOeducation.us
- @USATeducation (21,500 followers) Using USA TODAY to connect what students are learning in the classroom to events, trends and circumstances in the world around them. Listening closely. Everywhere in the USA. usatodayeducation.com
- @NSTA (20,100 followers) The National Science Teachers Association: promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. Arlington, Virginia · nsta.org
- @sjunkins (18,500 followers) Digital Integration Specialist. Apple Distinguished Educator. Google Certified Teacher. STAR Discovery Educator. Myrtle Beach, SC. seansdesk.com
- @burgessdave (15,400 followers) Teacher/speaker who teaches how to live and teach with passion, enthusiasm, and increased creativity. Author of Teach Like a PIRATE. San Diego, CA · daveburgess.com
- @principalspage (14,800 followers) Superintendent, Self-Proclaimed Author of #1 Read Superintendent Blog in the World, Google Certified Administrator, Speaker, firstname.lastname@example.org. Tuscola, Illinois · michaelsmithsupt.com Post: Michael Smith: Educator of the Week
- @21stprincipal (14,500 followers) Principal in NC, Teaching, Technology, and Public Education Advocate. An occasional foray into liberal politics too. North Carolina · http://the21stcenturyprincipal.blogspot.com/
- @NAESP (14,400 followers) National Association of Elementary School Principals: Serving all elementary and middle-level principals. Alexandria, VA · naesp.org
- @AFTunion (14,300 followers) We’re 1.5 million teachers, paraprofessionals/school-related personnel, higher ed faculty, gov’t employees, & healthcare workers making a difference every day. Washington, DC · http://www.aft.org
- @mattBgomez (13,600 followers) Kindergarten teacher since 2001, @edcampDallas founder/organizer, #kinderchat moderator, presenter & Texas Aggie! Working on my Masters in Ed Tech #BeBrave Plano, Tx · mattBgomez.com
- @changeequation (12,700 followers) A non-partisan, CEO-led initiative to connect and align efforts to improve STEM learning in the United States. Washington D.C. · http://www.changetheequation.org.
- @Tolerance_org (11,900 followers) Founded in 1991 by the Southern Poverty Law Center, Teaching Tolerance provides educators with free educational materials. Montgomery, AL · tolerance.org
- @feedtheteacher (11,710 followers) EFL Teacher, E-tutor and social media and technology enthusiast! I believe in the power of sharing and collaborating! · http://feedtheteacher.blogspot.comGuest Blog: Digital Parenting: The Digital Parent in You!
- @plnaugle (11,310 followers) 4th Grade Teacher, #4thchat Moderator, DEN Star, SimpleK12 Ambassador, EdcampNOLA organizer, tech integration spec., innovative educator, 30+ yrs of experience. New Orleans, LA · about.me/plnaugle Guest Blog: Should You Be Using Exit Slips in Your Classroom?
- @ipadSammy (11,100 followers) iPad lover, mobile learning specialist for Menchaca ES & Client Solution Specialist for Atlas Learning. Co-host of Techlandia Podcast, fan of creative apps. Austin, Texas · ipadsammy.com
- @TeacherCast (10,700 followers) TeacherCast.net was created by @JeffBradbury, a teacher, to help teachers better use technology in their classrooms. Philadelphia · TeacherCast.net
- @Facinghistory (8,000 followers) Facing History and Ourselves combats racism and antisemitism by using history to teach tolerance in classrooms around the globe. All over · facinghistory.org
- @TeacherSabrina (7,050 followers) Used to teach 4th grade. Now teach/learn from folks of all ages to stand up for ourselves, our schools & democracy. ED @EduIntegrity. Tweets mine, RTs/faves = 0. Washington, DC · sabrinajoystevens.com
- @TechMinock (6,800 followers) Teacher who uses tech as a tool to enhance the learning experience. Love everything AR! Co-Founder of AR Detroit & #2GuysShow on EdReach Google Glass Explorer! Bloomfield Hills, Michigan · twoguysandsomeipads.com
- @mytowntutors (6,100 followers) Teachers are GREAT tutors! We connect parents with local teachers who tutor. Teachers keep 100% of fees. FREE to search. http://www.mytowntutors.com/blog/ Boston, Massachusetts & USA · mytowntutors.com
- @MathIsMyLife (5,000 followers) Maths is my Life – I love numbers and the near limitless number of things you can do with them. I help kids learn basic maths. Virginia, USA · bit.ly/TeBMu
- @NormandinBill (3,900 followers) Proud father of 2 wonderful children, husband to an amazing educator, Principal of Normandin Middle School in New Bedford, MA, Co-Facilitator #Edfocuschat Chats. normandinms.blogspot.com, Educator of the Week Profile, Guest Blog: All Kids Can Succeed Be the “1″
- @ncarroll24 (2,450 followers) A wife, mom, daughter, sister, friend, colleague & 4th Gr. teacher. Co-Moderator of #4thchat. Looking to learn about and share resources for school. Massachusetts teachingiselementary.blogspot.com Educator of the Week, 4th Grade Teachers Connect Via Twitter
- @NEAReadAcross (1,625 followers) Mark your calendars: March 3, 2014, is NEA’s Read Across America Day! nea.org/readacross