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5 Pinterest-like education sites worth trying out

5 Pinterest-like education sites worth trying out | A New Society, a new education! | Scoop.it
All of these sites focus on learning and curation, but could one of them really be the "Pinterest of education"?

 

As one of the fastest-growing social networks, Pinterest's popularity can be attributed to its ease of use and vibrant Pinboards. Recently, a number of similar social curation sites developed specifically for students and teachers have popped up, emulating Pinterest in key ways while focusing on learning. In some cases, they have even made improvements.

 

Here are five such sites that could be contenders for the title "Pinterest of Education"

 


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soler_ml's curator insight, July 13, 2013 10:56 AM

I haven't been through all the sites yet, but feel like I just found a treasure trove! 

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, July 14, 2013 8:37 AM

Scoop-It makes it into the TOP 5.  Great Job!!

Lee Hall's curator insight, July 17, 2013 4:24 PM

There are several good sites here and they can be used in different ways.

 

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Universal Design for Learning and Social Media - Classroom 2.0

Universal Design for Learning and Social Media - Classroom 2.0 | A New Society, a new education! | Scoop.it

"Learn how social media websites, including Pinterest, Symbaloo, Diigo, and LiveBinders support diverse learners,, including students with disabilities, English Language Learners, and the disengaged learner. Examine how the principles of Universal Design for Learning (multiple and flexible means of representation, presentation, and expression) can be applied to the features of these websites."


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