Digital Learning - beyond eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education
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The Intersection of Digital Literacy and Social Media -- Campus Technology

The Intersection of Digital Literacy and Social Media -- Campus Technology | Digital Learning - beyond eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

This is how two hot concepts in higher education can be blended to beat the status quo and get educators and students on the same page with digital literacy.

 

Many times, it's the educators who stand in the way of effective digital literacy-social media connections. Getting them into the right mindset to meld the two can be a challenge, said Ward. "A cultural shift has to take place because most professors are used to working in their own silos," he explained. "They're not necessarily accustomed to sharing and don't like to be told how to teach or what to do." To overcome that obstacle, Ward said institutions must create a culture of accountability that includes continuous feedback, acknowledgement, and rewards to empower change.

 

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The Ultimate Guide to The Use of Facebook in Education

The Ultimate Guide to The Use of Facebook in Education | Digital Learning - beyond eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

Here is the outline of the main ideas we developed below :

 

1- Advantages of Facebook in Education
2- Facebook Tips for Teachers
3- Ways Teachers Can Use Facebook
4- Educational Facebook applications for Students and Teachers
5- Facebook Groups for Teachers and Educators to join
5- Facebook Privacy Issues and how to Work on Them

 

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http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/06/ultimate-guide-to-use-of-facebook-in.html

 


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Social Media in Communities of Practice

Social Media in Communities of Practice | Digital Learning - beyond eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Social media tools can help create a more dynamic community of
practice and provide an ongoing and searchable conversation to
benefit others.

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