The year's best producers of short* education content

*140 characters or less, on Twitter

The Shorty Awards honors the year's best content producers on Twitter.

The first annual Shorty Awards Ceremony was held on February 11, 2009. Read what the press had to say about it and watch video from the night. Get news about next year's awards and who to follow on Twitter by joining the email list, subscribing to the blog, or following @ShortyNews on Twitter.

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Shorty Awards Education Winners and Finalists

There were 5 finalists in this category.

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Top nominees in education

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cnansen

@cnansen

I nominate @cnansen for a Shorty Award in #education because...he "shares well with others", and I learn from him ev

I nominate @cnansen for a Shorty Award in #education because he is always helpful & will go out of his way 2 find your ans

I nominate @cnansen for a Shorty Award in #education because he's a constant resource for every educator (@cnansen rocks!)

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iceflowstudios

@iceflowstudios

I nominate @iceflowstudios for a Shorty Award in #education because...He's amazing at photoshop

I nominate @iceflowstudios for a Shorty Award in #education because he r teh uber pwnrz.

I nominate @iceflowstudios for a Shorty Award in #education because...he helps a lot of people in the area of photo editing.

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BeverlyMacy

@BeverlyMacy

I nominate @BeverlyMacy for a Shorty Award in #education because she is a social media expert and a bag of chips. :)

I nominate @BeverlyMacy for #education because her mission is important.

I nominate @BeverlyMacy for a Shorty Award in #education because she empowers her community by sharing valuable insights.

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stevehargadon

@stevehargadon

I nominate @stevehargadon for a Shorty Award in #education because he does amazing things through Classroom2.0 & beyond!

I nominate @stevehargadon for a Shorty Award in #education for his great work in Classroom 2.0 community & ed tech

I nominate @stevehargadon for a Shorty Award in #education for his Classroom 2.0 community

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teach42

@teach42

I nominate @teach42 for a Shorty Award in #education because... his 30 days to becoming a better blogger series inspired me

I nominate @teach42 for a Shorty Award in #WorldDomination because... let's just say you'll find out soon. Muahahaha

I nominate @teach42 for a Shorty Award in #education because...he is a giver, always sharing his best stuff

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cburell

@cburell

Though he'll probably hate it, I nominate @cburell for a @shortyawards in #education â about education, and about life.

I nominate @cburell for a Shorty Award in #education because...of his insights about English education.

I nominate @cburell for a Shorty Award in #education because he cares passionately & writes thoughtfully about edu ideas &

32

chrislehmann

@chrislehmann

I nominate @chrislehmann for a Shorty Award in #education because... he still finds time to tweet and blog as a principal

I nominate @chrislehmann for a Shorty Award in #education because he's one of the most innovative educ. administrators I know.

I nominate @chrislehmann in category #education because his tweets are inspiring, interesting and thought-provoking .

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bobtheteacher

@bobtheteacher

I nominate @bobtheteacher in #business because his course got me started on twitter, in a painless way

I nominate @bobtheteacher in the #education categorybecause I have learned do much from him this year.

I nominate @bobtheteacher for a Shorty Award in #education cuz BoB truly has the patience & goes the extra mile to educate us

34

BrianTracyIntl

@BrianTracyIntl

I recommend @BrianTracyIntl in category #education because he has the best self-help programs!

I recommend @BrianTracyIntl in #education because...he is a constant inspiration to me and i continually learn loads from him.

I nominate @BrianTracyIntl for a Shorty Award in #education b/c I've learned tons about time mgmt and goals from Brian.

35

AngelaStockman

@AngelaStockman

I nominate @AngelaStockman in category #nonprofits because she nurtures my heroine, little Laura in inspiring non-profit work

I nominate @AngelaStockman for a Shorty Award in #education because she freely shares how to develop creative

I nominate @AngelaStockman for a Shorty Award in #education as she was the first connection I made which led to amazing PLN.

36

Mia

@Mia

I nominate @Mia and @sh3n3rd for an award in #requestingtwitterstonominatethemforawards.

I nominate @Mia for a Shorty Award in #evil because... she rocks ;o)

I nominate @Mia for a Shorty Award in #evil because...Grrrr She is so evil!!

37

peggyolson

@peggyolson

I vote for @peggyolson in the Shorty Awards Finals for #advertising because she puts the sterling in Sterling Cooper.

I vote for @peggyolson in the Shorty Awards Finals for #advertising because meow, meow, meow, meow, etc.

I vote for @peggyolson in the Shorty Awards Finals for #advertising because Peggy Rocks, Dammit!

38

ericstoller

@ericstoller

@shortyawards #education @ericstoller I nominate Eric Stoller because he's one of the good guys and walks the walk!

@ericstoller If everyone nominates you for an #education @shortyaward, who will vote for me? ;) http://bit.ly/jjrU

I nominate @ericstoller for a Shorty Award in #education because he is one of the few practitioners tweeting good content

39

simontarr

@simontarr

I nominate @simontarr for a Shorty Award in #education because he can teach.

I nominate @simontarr for a Shorty in #education because if he taught me how to not run into the road, he can teach anything.

I nominate @simontarr for a Shorty Award in #education because robots should win all these. Like @guykawasaki

40

Woodwardgardens

@Woodwardgardens

@shortyawards #education @Woodwardgardens because i went to this school many years ago

I nominate @Woodwardgardens for a Shorty Award in #education because... it's the coolest school in Tigard. Go Eagles!!

@shortyawards #education @Woodwardgardens because of their work with school gardens and sustainability.

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edweek2008elect

@edweek2008elect

I nominate @edweek2008elect for a Shorty Award in #education for their in-depth coverage of ED issues in the 2008 election.

I nominate @edweek2008elect for a Shorty Award in #education bc of its great coverage of ed issues in the campaign

I nominate @edweek2008elect for a Shorty Award in #education bc of their top notch coverage of education & politics

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wfryer

@wfryer

I nominate @wfryer in category #education for being one of the first college educators to teach, "Multimedia Essentials".

I nominate @wfryer for a shorty award in #education because he is a great part of the edutwittersphere

I nominate @wfryer for a Shorty Award in #education because of his interest in exploring technology possibilities.

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snbeach

@snbeach

I nominate @snbeach for a Shorty Award in #education because... she constantly is helping others develop PLCs

I nominate @snbeach for a Shorty Award in #education because she always asks the tough questions and answers them, too.

I nominate @snbeach for a Shorty Award in #education because...she asks questions that challenge me.

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Alpha_Computer

@Alpha_Computer

I nominate @Alpha_Computer #education for his helpful computer tech blog.

I nominate @Alpha_Computer #education category for sharing most useful computer tips to twitterers everywhere

I nominate @Alpha_Computer for a Shorty Award in #education for his exceptional tips in technology for... http://ff.im/qf28

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digidirections

@digidirections

I nominate @digidirections for a Shorty Award in #education #tech for their coverage on K-12 technology news

@shortyawards nod to @digidirections for a Shorty Award in #education #tech for current ed-tech news

I nominate @digidirections for a Shorty Award in #education because they twitter so well about K-12 educational technology.

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dwarlick

@dwarlick

I nominate @dwarlick for a Shorty Award in #education because he works tirelessly to increase teacher effectiveness

I nominate @dwarlick for a Shorty Award in #education because his twitters are realistic, human, and has amazing content.

@shortyawards nominating @dwarlick for #education category because he always inspires me.

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GrammyTanda

@GrammyTanda

I nominate @GrammyTanda for a Shorty Award in #education because she's a top-rate educator & has great rapport w/ her students

I nominate @GrammyTanda for a Shorty Award in #education because she's a top-rate educator & has great rapport w/ her students

I nominate @GrammyTanda for a Shorty Award in #education because she's a top-rate educator & has great rapport w/ her students

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teachstreet

@teachstreet

I nominate @teachstreet for a Shorty Award in #startups because it's a free site where people can find just about any class

I nominate @teachstreet for a Shorty Award in #startups because it's a free site where people can find just about any class

I nominate @teachstreet for a Shorty Award in #education because they make it easy to learn and teach. Fun too!

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timbuckteeth

@timbuckteeth

I nominate @timbuckteeth for a Shorty Award in #education 4 all the kldge & ideas on social web tools he's sharing w/us...

I nominate @timbuckteeth for a Shorty Award in #education fr his unrelenting pursuit of social media in support of education

I nominate @timbuckteeth for a Shorty Award in #education because he is certainly one of the best edutwitters out there.

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monarchlibrary

@monarchlibrary

I nominate @monarchlibrary for a Shorty Award in #education because...she always shares great resources and has fun!

I nominate @monarchlibrary for a Shorty Award in #education bc her tweets are full of tools which broaden my prof development

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