Lisa Dabbs is the founder of New Teacher Chat and creator of the hashtag #ntchat. This chat was created by her in May of 2010 to meet the needs of new and pre-service teachers around the world. The chat is practitioner focused and supportive to provide guidance and mentorship via social media spaces and beyond!
How do I participate in #ntchat?
Join #ntchat on Twitter!
Help us make #ntchat a growing presence on Twitter by sharing information about our purpose with your colleagues.
Spread the word via your school settings and places of higher education as well.
Check out our #ntchat Tagboard for real time tweets!
Archives of New Teacher Chat
Meet Our Co-Moderators
New Teacher Chat has monthly co-moderators who are committed to supporting the new teacher chat community on Twitter. They join the chat on Wednesdays and engage with all who are on the conversation.
Our co-mods are:
We love our co-moderators on the chat! If you are interested in being a guest moderator for #ntchat please contact Lisa Dabbs @teachwithsoul on Twitter or email firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks!
Awards and Nominations
3rd year in a row that we didn't win, but many thanks to all who supported us. (#ntchat was nominated and short listed for the 2012 Edublog Awards!)
#ntchat was also nominated and short listed for the 2011 and 2010 Edublog Awards!