Your new post is loading...
We often hear complaints about what students say and do online, but we often neglect to look into educators helping them manage their online reputation. This infographic is geared toward adults, but it can serve as a great starting point for conversations and activities that educators can engage in with students to help them to establish an active digital footprint that represents who they want to be perceived as online.
Via Made Hery Santosa, Gust MEES, Elena Elliniadou, Louise Robinson-Lay
The faculty at my school has a problem! Their heads are spinning because they have several different social media platforms available for them.
At our school,
- all teachers are required to maintain a classroom blog (there are at varying stages of the blogging step ladder)
- all teachers are members of a private Professional Development Ning for our faculty and are required to blog reflectively at least once a week (in lieu of turning in lesson plans).
Via Gust MEES
Hashtags are a fantastic way for brands to connect with their target audience and participate in conversations about common interests.
Did you know that only 24% of tweets contain hashtags?
Meanwhile, hashtags are a fantastic way for brands to connect with their target audience and participate in conversations about common interests.
What are you waiting for? Check out our infographic below and start adding targeted hashtags to your branding strategy!
Gust MEES: Learn more about hashtags here...
Via Krishnendu Dutta, Dennis T OConnor, Gust MEES
Posted by Jeff Hurt
"Most of us turn to the internet when we are looking for resources to use for a presentation, report or article. The internet holds the key to so many robust resources.
"Yet how many of these resources can you legally use for free? How many of them can you adapt?
"That’s where Open Educational Resources (OER) can help. Here’s an infographic from the Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning (at the University of Texas at Austin) that can help."
Via Jim Lerman, Dennis T OConnor
Learn how to create an infographic without a designer using PowerPoint.
Via Yolanda de Lucas, IES Consaburum, Gust MEES
Smartphones and apps are the pinnacle of buzzwords when it comes to education. You can’t swing an app without hitting a smartphone…or something.
So what’s all the buzz about? Are smartphones really that big a deal in education? Let’s examine the facts...
Via Gust MEES