Social Media Tools Used for Learning

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Social eLearning 2017

Because social media tools are becoming more prevalent in classrooms as technology continues to become more integrated in schools across the country, I wanted to know how the most popular social media websites like Facebook and Twitter could be used in the classroom.  The reputations of each site make me more hesitant to want to use them in a classroom setting because I believe they can be huge distractions.  However, an article I just read revealed very simple ways that a teacher can use popular social media sites for learning purposes.

Here are a few examples I read about in the article that you may want to take a closer look at in the article I provided a link to:

Facebook

  • Create a Facebook Group where all students in the class can join the group to get updates on assignments, additional information, and ask questions that their peers and the…

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