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A variety of pins related to language, including this "Context Clue Strategies" poster
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"Pinterest is a promising visual bookmarking platform. It is gaining in popularity more and more and of course teachers and educators are part of this success for there are now a burgeoning number of educational boards on Pinterest where you can get free access to tons of web tools and teaching tips.There are also some great educational Pinners that are committed to sharing useful resources with their fellow teachers."
Good ideas and links for getting started
So far I've been using PInterest for my personal things...just for fun.However, it definitely has the potential for professional use.
Lately, we’ve watched as images – from photos to infographics – have taken over the web. As photos take over Facebook newsfeeds and Pinterest explodes, I see so many people trying to accomodate an image-centric process into their digital curation.
Useful discussion of visual (Pinterest) versus text (Delicious) and the different purposes and affordances of each one.
Pinterest es un tablón de anuncios en línea, virtual, pero colaborativo, social. Visualmente muy atractivo, te permite crear y organizar todo lo que encuentres en la red para que le pongas chinchetas a todo lo que te interese, de ahí el nombre: pin + interest.
Great concrete classroom teaching ideas for using Pinterest (in Spanish).