May 062015
 

5th year ntchat 2

 

Giveaway is closed! Thanks to all who participated!

This week, New Teacher Chat celebrates a 5th Birthday! I want to say Thank You to all our supporters by sharing a fun Giveaway!

To help celebrate this event, I’m sharing with my followers a Giveaway valued at $35!

Here is what the winner will receive: A $25 Amazon Giftcard and a Pre-Order copy of my new book with Corwin Press:

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Standing in the Gap:Empowering New Teachers Through Connected Resources. Yay!

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Giveaway Guidelines- Please read carefully:

  1. Follow Lisa Dabbs, @teachwithsoul on Twitter!
  2. Post a comment here about why you like New Teacher Chat after you complete steps 1 & 2 including your name and Twitter handle to be entered in the #Giveaway.
  3. Participants must live within the Continental U.S.
  4. All entries must be completed by Wednesday 13, 2015 at 12pm PDT/3pm EDT. Winner will be chosen at random.

Winner will be announced Wednesday May 13 on Twitter with the #ntchat hashtag and contacted via email!

Get ready for a great chat Wednesday, May 6, 2015, where my Co-Mods, Dean Mantz @dmantz7, Derek Keenan @MrDKeenan,  @mistynorman12 Misty Norman-Higgins  and I (see below), will share the topic of  how to support a new and pre-service teacher to develop a PLN (Personal Learning Network).

Hope to see you there and good luck on the Giveaway!!!

Co mods

Lisa D for Edutopia

In the meantime, if you are new to the chat, you can read about New Teacher Chat and the hashtag #ntchat, that I founded here.

Thanks for reading! If you enjoyed this post, please subscribe to TeachingWithSoul and connect with me on Twitter.

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