#EdPolicy on Twitter (8/1-8/8/2016)

Last week, the top 10 frequently used hashtags in the #EdPolicy corpus (1,607 #EdPolicy tweets posted from August 1st to August 8th) are:

Hashtags Frequency Examples
#EdPolicy 1607 “It’s designed to deprive high-quality educational opportunities for young people.” #BLM calls for #edpolicy changes https://t.co/pNK6IQjX4H
#DeeperLearning 363 What skills do employers value most in graduates? https://t.co/yLELgrRX2O #work #edchat #deeperlearning #edpolicy https://t.co/qPsAeqr2mK
#EdChat 347 Don’t kill your student’s spirit in school otherwise all is lost including achievement! #edpolicy #edreform #edchat https://t.co/iFWgPJ7AJT
#EdReform 188 The Best Schools In The World Do This. Why Don’t We? https://t.co/JRDc59Nccs #edreform #edpolicy https://t.co/TC0kOC1qI6
#work 84 What skills do employers value most in graduates? https://t.co/yLELgrRX2O #work #edchat #deeperlearning #edpolicy https://t.co/qPsAeqr2mK
#ESSA 79 Dig into top issues around #ESSA with quick guides https://t.co/W76PTlqbWS #edpolicy https://t.co/0qooqvcYyU
#K12 72 Professional learning key to Missouri district’s 1:1 success: https://t.co/MP5I03PCyS #K12 #EdTech #EdPolicy
#STEMEd 71 Results from fastest growing school design network. Public schools 2b proud of. @newtechnetwork #edpolicy #Stemed https://t.co/BoxoiwoZKF
#HigherEd 68 Report: Elite college endowments can do more for low-income students: https://t.co/NXKW9Yuos2 #HigherEd #EdPolicy
#education 53 The Rights of Undocumented Students: https://t.co/Wmls5eaA7J #education #immigration #edpolicy

#EdPolicy on Twitter (7/25-8/1/2016)

Last week, the top 10 frequently used hashtags in the #EdPolicy corpus (1,597 #EdPolicy tweets posted from July 25 to August 1) are:

Hashtags Frequency Examples
#EdPolicy 1597 Where Clinton and Trump Stand on Education https://t.co/i3Zqd0E5gg #edchat #edleaderdhip #edpolicy
#DeeperLearning 363 World needs to hear about successes in #deeperlearning schools. Need repeatable stories https://t.co/nkmSRqAOMP #edpolicy #RethinkHighSchool
#EdReform 220 Many of things are best learned outside the classroom. #deeperlearning #pblchat #edchat #edpolicy #edreform https://t.co/JteLLx3Ge5 #NAEP
#HigherEd 112 Malcolm Gladwell Is Making Enemies In Higher Education. That’s A Good Thing. https://t.co/J9w3vPkNTq #highered #edpolicy
#K12 65 How New Hampshire transformed to a #K12 #competencyed system https://t.co/0hewXAtvjJ @DaleKFrost #edpolicy #CBE
#ESSA 63 Interested in #ESSA’s Innovative Assessment and Accountability Demonstration Authority? Check out https://t.co/5nI0fmM1VI. @NCIEA1 #EdPolicy
#Education 62 Early education matters. #earlyed #education #edchat #kinderchat #parents #parenting #elemchat #edreform #edpolicy https://t.co/CFAtPbUvSv
#STEM 51 California bill proposes ‘Seal of #STEM’ for high school grads: https://t.co/MVqSmgtybh #K12 #EdPolicy
#PBLChat 39 The new Abc’s according to @DanielPink #CUNAGAC #edpolicy #deeperlearning #pblchat #pbl #stemed https://t.co/EH0vg9jKHn
#EdLeader 34 The Superintendent Who Turned Around A School District https://t.co/sjQ4JcFnK8 #edreform #edpolicy #wholechild #edleader

#EdPolicy on Twitter (7/11-7/18/2016)

Last week, the top 10 frequently used hashtags in the #EdPolicy corpus (1,804 #EdPolicy tweets posted from July 11 to 18) are:

Hashtags Frequency
#EdPolicy 1804
#EdChat 320
#EdReform 296
#DeeperLearning 271
#NTAC (NewTechNetwork’s 2016 NTAC Conference took place between July 11th and 14th) 196
#HigherEd 106
#Education 90
#ESSA 66
#PBLChat 60
#PBL 53

Here is the communication network.

Network

#EdPolicy on Twitter (7/4-7/11/2016): #ESSA

After a month’s summer blogging hiatus, I’m back to the blogsphere. I’ll continue to share the latest education policy discussion on Twitter.

Last week, the top 10 frequently used hashtags in the #EdPolicy corpus (1,837 tweets posted from July 4th to 11th) are:

  1. #edpolicy
  2. #edchat
  3. #deeperlearning
  4. #edreform
  5. #work
  6. #pbl
  7. #highered
  8. #ESSA
  9. #finland
  10. #ASCD

In the #EdPolicy, there are 75 tweets contain the hashtag #ESSA, including

Here is the communication network of #EdPolicy from July 4th to 11th.

edpolicy networks

#EdPolicy on Twitter (5/30-6/6/2016): #DeeperLearning

Last week, in the #EdPolicy corpus with 1,665 tweets, the tweets regarding #deeperlearning were frequently retweeted. For example:

The #deeperlearning in education here means something different from another popular hashtag #deeplearning which is related to machine learning. You can tell the difference from a few tweets with the hashtag #deeplearning

The results of #EdPolicy communication network, in which ties represent mentions and/or replies.

 

Ed policy communication network.bmp

The results of topic modeling of the #EdPolicy Corpus

topic_model_results_6_6_2016

The results of frequently used hashtags in the #EdPolicy Corpus

Hashtag frequency

#EdPolicy on Twitter (5/23-5/31/2016): #ESSA remains as one of the major topics

#ESSA remains as one of the major topics in the 1,989 tweets containing the hashtag #EdPolicy from May 23 to May 31, according to the results of frequently used hashtag and particularly topic modeling. This is probably because of the release of ESSA accountability rule by the U.S. Department of Education. Here are some of the related tweets:

The communication network of #EdPolicy from May 23 to May 31.

communication network

The results of topic modeling of #EdPolicytopic_model_results

The hashtag frequency of #EdPolicy

hashtag frequency

 

#EdPolicy on Twitter (5/16/2016-5/23/2016): The emerging topics of #ESSA and school #funding

According to the results of frequently used hashtag and particularly topic modeling of the 1,345 tweets with the hashtag #EdPolicy from Twitter API, there are two emerging topics: #ESSA and school #funding.

The tweets regarding the #ESSA are:

The tweets regarding the school funding are:

  • Seriously #edpolicy folks, @NEAToday @AFTunion position on funding equity = big deal. https://t.co/wtD81wfPZs #fairfunding #edreform #k12
  • Why There’s an Uproar Over Trying to Increase Funding for Poor Schools via @UpshotNYT  @kevincarey1 https://t.co/Lgp1hQIDV2 #Edpolicy
  • Lobbying groups push back against funding equity provisions: https://t.co/TOkcn3NQ3y #K12 #EdPolicy #ESSA

 

Here is the communication network of #EdPolicy last week

network

Below are the results of frequently used hashtags and topic models in the  the 1345 tweets with the hashtag #EdPolicy

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hashtag frequency