Higher Ed Influencers

Higher Ed Influencers

Who to Follow in Higher Education

Who to Follow on Twitter for Higher Education
Tribeca Marketing Group is happy to introduce its First Annual list of Higher Education Influencers: a Who’s Who of dynamic Higher Education industry members active on social media, ranging from associations to journalists to CEOs. Check out this list of Twitter handles to follow in #HigherEducation: some are academic and technology aficionados, while others are companies that do a great job commenting on the industry.
Let us know what you think! Who would YOU like to see on the list?

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Publishers and Journalists to Follow:

@EmergingEdTech: Kelly Walsh is founder of Emerging Edtech CIO & Adjunct Instructor at The College of Westchester.
@educause: Nonprofit association and foremost community of IT leaders and professionals committed to advancing higher ed.
@ecampusnews‬: connects you to all of the latest news and information on how today’s college and university leaders are using technology to improve education.‬
@educationweek: American education’s newspaper and website of record.
@HanoverHigherEd: Provides its higher education members with unlimited on-demand, customized research.
@insidehighered: Higher education news, views, and job opportunities. Tweets, retweets, and occasional typos by associate editor @SerenaEGolden.
@EdTech_HigherEd: Focus on Higher Education helps IT leaders at colleges and universities evaluate and deploy technology to help their institutions attract and retain students and graduate them on time.
@eduniv: The place where #Brand, #Web, #Tech & #Marketing professionals in #highered research and share ideas
@HigherEdOutcome: This Twitter handle is for those interested in #highered, #studentsuccess, #edtech, #elearning, #graduation, #edpolicy, #edreform, #innovation.
@TheHigherEdCIO: The Higher Ed CIO Blog, CIO, CEO/CIO adviser, IT turnaround artist. Micro-volunteer
@GdnHigherEd: The Guardian Higher Education Network is an online community for everyone working in, or with, HE. News, views and professional debate. Tweets by @clurshaw
@AcademiaObscura: The lighter side of academia. Silly, not stupid.
@timeshighered: Global higher education news, views and reviews. Publisher of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (@THEworldunirank)
@elliebothwell: Reporter, Times Higher Education Rankings @THEWorldUniRank @timeshighered / Views own
@higheredlive: Offering direct access to the best and brightest minds in education discussing the most important issues in the industry. Share knowledge. #higheredlive‬



@CiscoEDU: Tweets on the Cisco Connected Learning Experience. Stay connected at http://clx.cisco.com/ or follow us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/CiscoEducation.
@Rolongroup: Higher Education Consortium focusing on growing the Higher Education sector and promoting its sister companies. Tweets on technology, Higher Education trends and Marketing trends.
@Ynot_LMS: Ynot is a cloud-based Lead Management application designed for higher-education institutions. Tweets on Higher Education technology and trends. #edtech #highered
@RolCall_CC: Allowing all Higher Education Institutions to outsource some or all of their call center needs from Admissions, retention, and student support. Tweets on Admission and Contact Center trends in Higher Education. #HigherEd #ContactCenter
@TribecaMG: Higher Education Marketing Agency Tweets on Higher Ed Marketing, Trends covering: Admissions, Digital Marketing and Higher Education #highered #Marketing #DigitalMarketing #HigherEducationAdmissions
@worldwebpartner: Is a full-service lead generation and creative services agency for the private post-secondary education sector and other emerging verticals.‬
@DrawpEdu: Drawp for School is a powerful creativity tool w/ built-in sharing, cloud storage & workflow management. Tweets about #education #STEM #creativity & #edtech
@CiscoEDU: It is a global community of educators from schools, colleges and universities, working together and sharing best practices solutions that improve the education industry.
@TEDTalks: The official feed for http://TED.com . Ideas worth spreading.
@khanacademy: Innovator Salman Khan became a game changer by offering free online education to people all over the world.
@GlassLabGames‬: Transforming learning and assessment through digital games.‬‬
@LearnZillion‬: Practical and effective lesson planning and delivery resources for grade 2-12 math and ELA – built by teachers for teachers‬‬
@Knewton‬: Personalizing lessons for the planet. We help instructors and students by supporting differentiated instruction with proficiency-based data.‬‬
@marketo: Helping marketers master the art and science of digital marketing by driving technology innovation and expertise for tomorrow. Tweets by @shannascook‬.
@elliance‬: Elliance, a Pittsburgh based digital marketing agency, leverages search, social, web design and branding to ignite customer demand and orchestrate conversions.‬‬

People to Follow:

@StefEurope: VP Global Academic & Research Relations #Elsevier, interested in science policy, health research and origins.
@PeterHorrocks1: Vice-Chancellor of The @OpenUniversity‬ from May 2015
@ITBillDean of Learning Technologies, Lakeland Community College; Thinking about openness, accessibility, sustainability, usability, design, innovation.
@anthonyrolon: CEO of five Higher Education companies from #edtech CMS, Call Center, Lead Generation to Higher Education Agencies.
@jselingo:  Jell Selingo is a writer & speaker on future of higher ed | Author ‘College (Un)Bound,| Contributing Editor, @chronicle | Professor of Practice, @ASU
@JulieH_Psyc: Psychologist, educator, fascinated by all things learning and related to higher education.
@marksmithers:  Web/IT/HigherEd Tech artisan for the last 25 yrs. Founder of Red Dog Learning. It is an educational technology and e-learning consultants, developers and service providers.
@ieducator: HigherEd Instructor. Tweets ALL things Ed & ICT. The word is mine.
@kevin_corbett: E-learning program developer, Kevin Corbett is interested in mobile learning, game-based design & social media in education.
@ltlatnd: The blog aims to inspire readers to explore new ways of integrating technology into teaching and learning.
@Megan_Ura: Texas expat, web/design/social/edtech geek and bookworm with a passion for tech/info literacy and yoga.
@EDUCTO: Each student deserves the opportunity to be successful in learning. Let’s make it happen.
@ProfHacker: Official Twitter handle of Prof Hacker to find tips, tutorials, and commentary on pedagogy, productivity, and technology in higher education.
@Karinejoly: Higher Ed Web Marketing Blogger, University Business Columnist, Director at @higheredexperts, Adjunct Professor for @snhu MBA in Social Media
@rclemmons: VP & CIO @ St. Norbert College, Frye Fellow; interests in gender equity & diversity, higher ed, edtech, VDI, social media, photography.
@jbj: Director of Educational Technology at@TrinityCollege. Co-founder of@ProfHacker. Also with GeekDad. “He’s an academician with a mission.”
@MollyELindsay: Working to change higher education.
@DavidMiller_UK: Director of Learning @KuatoStudios‬ – at the intersection of Learning, Gaming and AI; a Guardian/Pearson UK Teacher of the Year; FRSA; Cultural Bandwidth XXL
@sidneyeve:  Associate Professor of Media at Queen’s University. She researches and teaches about digital culture, communication, and commerce.
@jselingo: Writer & speaker on future of higher ed | Author ‘College (Un)Bound’ & ‘MOOC U’ | Contributor @washingtonpost‬, @chronicle‬ | Professor of Practice, @ASU‬