Elana Leoni profile

Elana Leoni

Edcamper, Former @Edutopia, Founder of Social Media Marketing Consultancy aimed at helping educational orgs.

Hello, I'm Edutopia's Director of Social Media Strategy and Marketing. I'm passionate about change in education and love to collaborate with educators that are helping to reform education from the bottom-up. With Edutopia, among many things, I lead the social media strategy (including Facebook and Twitter, YouTube and many other social channels). I also help organize edcampMarin and edcampSFBay and do all that I can to help promote the edcamp movement.

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  • Teacher Leadership

    Ten Tips for Becoming a Connected Educator

    Elana Leoni, Edutopia's Social Media Marketing Manager, shares ten tips to become a connected educator -- including making the time to connect, following educators you respect, and being open to making mistakes.
  • Social Media

    8 Tips to Create a Twitter-Driven School Culture

    Administrators can create a more connected school culture by modeling Twitter use and encouraging staff to work, play, and learn through the medium.
  • Education Trends

    7 Ways To Do ISTE 2014 Your Way

    Elana Leoni, Edutopia's Director of Social Media Strategy and Marketing, helps you gear up for a successful ISTE annual conference with seven ways to maximize your learning and connectivity -- on your own terms.
  • Teacher Leadership

    5 Tips for Taking Advantage of Twitter Over the Summer

    Elana Leoni, Edutopia's Director of Social Media Strategy and Marketing, provides us with five summertime tips for taking advantage of Twitter as a professional learning network in preparation for the new school year.
  • Teacher Leadership

    5 Tips to Make ISTE 2013 Awesome

    Elana Leoni, Edutopia's Director of Social Media Strategy and Marketing, shares the best kind of preview for ISTE 2013 - five amusing but commonsense tips on how to make the most of this conference.
  • Teacher Leadership

    ISTE 2012: A Suggested To Do List

    Elana Leoni, Edutopia's Social Media Marketing Manager, shares her strategies for getting the most out of an ISTE conference -- and hopes to see you at ISTE 2012 in San Diego!
  • Education Trends

    How to Use the Startup Model to Ignite Innovation

    Edutopia's Elana Leoni emphasizes the need for innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit in education.
  • Technology Integration

    Ten Ways to Remember Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs' innovation, creativity, curiosity, passion, and a dedication to learning can be an inspiration to all of us.
  • Game-Based Learning

    Reinventing Education One Tweet at a Time

    Educators at 140Edu in New York discuss the power of the real-time Internet to make lasting change in education.
  • Teacher Leadership

    Bittersweet News for Social Media in Education

    Bittersweet News for Social Media in Education: Edutopia's Elana Leoni reports from the #140conf in San Francisco