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Using Social Media in Education to Effect Positive Global Change

Using Social Media in Education to Effect Positive Global Change | Education Matters | Scoop.it
There is no doubt we now live in challenging times on Planet Earth.  Our burgeoning human population is seven billion and rising.  Resources are diminishing and our iconic species are disappearing ...

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Gust MEES's curator insight, February 1, 2014 9:41 PM


Learn more:


https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2011/12/29/for-a-better-world-test/


http://globaleducationandsocialmedia.wordpress.com/


David Hain's curator insight, February 2, 2014 4:35 AM

We can now all make a #diference to cause we believe in without leaving our room.

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Using Social Media in Education to Effect Positive Global Change

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Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught?

Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught? | Education Matters | Scoop.it
If everybody knows that test scores and grades aren’t the keys to success, how do we teach, and measure, the things that are?

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Gust MEES's curator insight, September 15, 2013 3:42 AM

 

A MUST read!!!

 

 

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A MUST read!!!


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How I Use Twitter In My Classroom - Edudemic

How I Use Twitter In My Classroom - Edudemic | Education Matters | Scoop.it
A quick look at how I use Twitter for writing prompts. I thought this was going to be another project gone bad! To my surprise since teens love texting, they also loved micro-blogging!

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6 Ways For Teachers To Effectively Use Social Media

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Using social media inside the classroom can be extremely effective. Increase productivity, communication, and understanding by using these six tips.

 

Read more, a MUST:

http://edudemic.com/2012/11/6-ways-for-teachers-to-effectively-use-social-media/

 


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Guide to Using Twitter in Your Teaching Practice

Guide to Using Twitter in Your Teaching Practice | Education Matters | Scoop.it
Are you interested in using Twitter or other social media as a teaching tool? Our culture has transformed significantly where online distribution of ide

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Alex Rada's curator insight, October 2, 2013 2:47 PM

I agree

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, October 3, 2013 5:34 PM

Some great resources for your school community to help jump into using social media, specifically Twitter, as a learning tool.

María Asunción Martínez Mayoral's curator insight, October 7, 2013 8:58 AM

Con diversos enlaces a otras guías, tutoriales y sugerencias sobre el uso de Twitter en docencia. Muy interesante.

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Social media in the classroom: Why and how to use it

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Should teachers use social media in the classroom? As with every other educational tool, there are a few guidelines to follow before introducing it.

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6 Ways For Teachers To Effectively Use Social Media - Edudemic

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Using social media inside the classroom can be extremely effective. Increase productivity, communication, and understanding by using these six tips.

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donhornsby's curator insight, December 27, 2012 12:45 PM

(From the article): Almost all college professors are on social media these days. Many use it simply to connect with other professionals in their field or to post information on themselves and their research. But using social media inside the classroom can be extremely effective. Increase productivity, communication, and understanding by using these six tips.

Gianfranco D'Aversa's curator insight, December 28, 2012 12:02 PM

Using social media inside the classroom can be extremely effective. Increase productivity, communication, and understanding by using these six tips.

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, December 29, 2012 11:45 AM

6 useful tips. Worth reading (no more than 5 minutes) and have your thoughts about your use of social media in the classroom