My Town Tutors is a website that connects parents with local teachers who tutor. We currently list over 260 teachers from Massachusetts.
In addition to helping teachers make thousands of dollars tutoring, we also want to provide teachers with useful information to help improve teaching. We had so much positive feedback from our Top 10 Twitter Accounts for Massachusetts Teachers, that we decided to ask out Top 10 to recommend 5 other useful twitter accounts.
A previous blog explains our thoughts on how will arrive at this list. Our ultimate goal is to reach 60 great accounts for Massachusetts educators to follow on twitter. Once each of our top 10 submits their list, we will add their five to our Top 10.
We are listing the top 5 in the order of being received (a little pressure on our Top 10).
1. @PatrickMLarkin “Artist formerly known as @bhsprincipal – BPS Asst. Supt. NASSP National Digital Principal Award Winner (2012), Evangelist for Web 2.0 and Digital Tools. Burlington, MA · http://www.patrickmlarkin.com/” (13,600+ followers 100/100 twitter grader)
2. @dancallahan “Instructional Technology Specialist K-5 @PineGlenLTC by day, #edcamp Foundation Chairman of the Board of Directors and Co-founder by night. Burlington, MA · http://remixteaching.com” (5,200 followers / 100/100 twitter grader)
3. @massteacher “The Massachusetts Teachers Association Boston, Mass. · http://massteacher.org” (3,350+ followers / 97.3/100 twitter grader)
4. @SimplySuzy “Grade 3 Teacher, Educatalyst, Lafora Disease Assailant, Tech Enthusiast, FableVision Ambassador, DENStar LC Educator, Shutterbug, MassCUE Pathfinder, Girl Scout Cape Cod Canal · http://about.me/simplysuzy” (2,300+ followers / 97.2/100 twitter grader)
5. @northeagles “Proud father of 2 wonderful children, husband to an amazing educator, Assistant Principal at Plymouth North HS, passionate educational leader & youth coach. Plymouth, Massachusetts · http://bburkhead.blogspot.com” (2,000+ followers / 96.8/100 twitter grader)
6. @AngelaCristiani “Political Director~Boston Teachers Union…School Psychologist…Ballet, The Arts, & all that is NPT. RTs are not endorsements~Views expressed are my own~Massachusetts · http://angelajcristiani.wordpress.com/ (1,700+ followers / 95.3/100 twitter grader)
7. @MrMusselman “Former middle school earth/space sci teacher. Current science specialist for Burlington MA Public Schools. Bringing science to life for K-8 students. Burlington, MA – USA · http://www.musselmanscience.com” (1,200+ followers / 96/100 twitter grader)
8. @ncarroll24 “A wife, mom of 2 teens, daughter, sister, friend, colleague and elementary school teacher (4th Grade). Looking to learn about and share resources for school. Massachusetts · http://teachingiselementary.blogspot.com” (1,100+ followers / 95.3/100 twitter grader)
9. @edcampBoston “April 28, 2012 @ Microsoft NERD in Cambridge, MA Boston, MA · http://edcampboston.org/ ” (300+ followers / 81 /100 twitter grader)
10. @PFToner “Middle School Social Studies Teacher, President of the Massachusetts Teachers Association. Cambridge, Massachusetts · http://www.massteacher.org (300+ followers / 83/100 twitter grader)
@SimplySuzy’s Top 5
11. @EdTechTeacher21: “EdTechTeacher helps teachers, schools, and school leaders develop 21st century learning environments.” ~ Chestnut Hill, MA · http://edtechteacher.org” (650+ followers / 93/100 Twitter Grader)
12. @TheOCBlog: “Charity Preston, M.A. is a K-12 teacher.Areas of expertise include curriculum development,technology integration into content areas,and data-driven instruction. ~ · http://www.theorganizedclassroomblog.com” (2,100+ followers / 97.2 Twitter Grader)
13. @gregkuloweic “History Teacher (8 years) & Tech Integration Specialist (1 year). #sschat co-creator, EdTechTeacher Senior Associate (www.edtechteacher.org) ~ Plymouth, MA · http://www.kulowiectech.blogspot.com” (2,900+ followers / 97.2 Twitter Grader)
14. @cybraryman1 “Educator & Writer trying to catalog the internet for students, educators and parents. http://cybraryman.com” ~ ÜT: 27.179819,-80.236438 · http://www.cybraryman.com” (16,000+ followers / 100 Twitter Grader)
15. @FableVision “Transmedia designed to change the world/Partnering w kindred spirits. Studio: @fvstudioboston K12 resources: @fablelearn Tweets by Paul Reynolds, Co-Founder ~ Boston · http://www.fablevision.com” (2,500+ followers / 97.2 Twitter Grader)
@AngelaCristiani’s Top 5
16. @rweingarten “American Federation of Teachers president, committed to improving schools, hospitals and public institutions for children, families and communities. Washington, DC · http://www.aft.org” (12,500+ followers 100/100 twitter grader)
17. @WorldLillie ~ “Boston teacher & #travel blogger: http://AroundTheWorldL.com & http://TeachingTraveling.com. #EdBlogs founder: http://www.facebook.com/groups/EducationBloggers Boston (and the world) · http://www.AroundTheWorldL.com/about/” (4,000+ followers 100/100 twitter grader)
18. @ColumWhyte “grades 4-6 AWC Social Studies Teacher in Dorchester, MA Committee Chair Boston Teachers Union Speakers Series email: firstname.lastname@example.org Boston” (250+ followers / 78/100 Twitter Grader)
19. @MichaelJMaguire “high school teacher, union supporter, disney enthusiast Boston” (125+ followers / 70/100 Twitter Grader)
20. @rstutmanBTU “President, Boston Teachers Union BPS Math teacher VP of Mass AFL-CIO, AFT-Mass Proud to represent 7000 active, 3000 retired BPS educators Boston · http://btu.org“ (125+ followers / 57/100 Twitter Grader)
My Town Tutors is a website that connects parents with teachers who tutor. We currently list over 260 teachers from Massachusetts. We are always looking for qualified teachers from all 50 states who tutor to join our national directory of teachers who tutor.