Tuesday, March 25, 2014

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

The myth about social media in the classroom is that if you use it, kids will be Tweeting, Facebooking and Snapchatting while you're trying to teach. We still have to focus on the task at hand. Don't mistake social media for socializing. They're different -- just as kids talking as they work in groups or talking while hanging out are different...
Have you heard of Fakebook, FakeTweet, Edublogs, Kidblog, Edmodo or even "tweets" on post-it notes as exit tickets?
Well, if you are interested in all this read this cool article on the "Education trends" - Edutopia blog

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