Educational Use of Social Media
4.5K views | +0 today
Follow
 
Educational Use of Social Media
Utilização educativa dos media sociais
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

26 Effective Ways to Use Twitter As A Teacher

26 Effective Ways to Use Twitter As A Teacher | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

Using Twitter for the Best Social Media Learning [Infographic]

Using Twitter for the Best Social Media Learning [Infographic] | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
If you're interested in social media learning with Twitter, this infographic from USC Rossier and TeachThought is perfect for inspiration.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

5 Awesome Social Media Activities for the Modern Classroom

5 Awesome Social Media Activities for the Modern Classroom | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Learning has come a long way with social media. Check out these 5 great suggestions for using social media activities in the modern digital classroom.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

10 Ways to Use Twitter in Class

10 Ways to Use Twitter in Class | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
For anyone who missed the April announcement, Twitter switched its app category from ‘social media’ (where it consistently ranked in the top ten with Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, Wha…
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

Teachers' Guide to Using Blogs in Class via @medkh9

Teachers' Guide to Using Blogs in Class via @medkh9 | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
In an earlier post here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning, we argued that setting up a class virtual space in the cloud is a

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

Some Very Good Twitter Tools and Extensions for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Some Very Good Twitter Tools and Extensions for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Tablets na educação
Scoop.it!

How teachers can use Twitter in education? | Get Apps, Get Inspired ... | #SocialMedia #LEARNing2LEARN 

How teachers can use Twitter in education? | Get Apps, Get Inspired ... | #SocialMedia #LEARNing2LEARN  | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it

How teachers can use Twitter in education?

Twitter is thought to be a social networking platform where individuals share their thought and connect with the entire world including the aspiring things they aim for. You can be quite surprised after coming to know that Twitter has marvellous opportunities to co- function with teachers making a paradigm in the education sector and beyond.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/06/27/how-to-use-twitter-with-success-for-education-and-more/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/02/20/what-you-should-know-about-twitter-chats/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/06/01/update-twitter-chats-what-to-do-better/

 


Via Gust MEES, Luís Cálix
more...
Gust MEES's curator insight, September 6, 2016 4:02 PM

How teachers can use Twitter in education?

Twitter is thought to be a social networking platform where individuals share their thought and connect with the entire world including the aspiring things they aim for. You can be quite surprised after coming to know that Twitter has marvellous opportunities to co- function with teachers making a paradigm in the education sector and beyond.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/06/27/how-to-use-twitter-with-success-for-education-and-more/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/02/20/what-you-should-know-about-twitter-chats/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/06/01/update-twitter-chats-what-to-do-better/

 

Manuela Mejia's curator insight, September 21, 2016 11:11 PM
Some people think that social networks are not suitable for academic purposes; however, what this article suggests is that teachers can encourage students to use Twitter as a learning platform in which learners and teachers share information about topics related with the academic field. As a teacher in development, I think that we can use almost all the tools that technology gave us, but it is very important that first we teach students how to use them. It is also important that teachers use personal and professional account since you do not want that students know things about your personal life, or maybe you do not want that you family and friends follow things related with their job. 

I consider that teachers can create an special section in which students talk about the Tweets that are interesting for them, or maybe make an activity like a reading circle, a debate or a speech in which the students get extra points because it helps that students focus on reading the suggested material and not only looking for the profile accounts of their friends.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Tools for Teachers & Learners
Scoop.it!

Turn Your Instagram Pictures into a Virtual Museum

Turn Your Instagram Pictures into a Virtual Museum | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Turn your Instagram pictures into a virtual museum in one click. Walk into your photo gallery in VR.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Nik Peachey's curator insight, August 20, 2016 3:09 AM

Students can use this to create a VR space to view images from any public instagram account.

Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Soup for thought
Scoop.it!

How Social Media Can Help Students Study

How Social Media Can Help Students Study | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
With the right strategy, social media can make studying more collaborative and efficient.
Via Mark E. Deschaine, PhD, Stephania Savva, Ph.D, malek
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Recursos, Servicios y Herramientas de la Web 2.0 en pequeñas dosis.
Scoop.it!

Using Social Media in the Classroom. Wiki

Using Social Media in the Classroom. Wiki | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it

Via Juan Jesús Baño Egea
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from E-Learning-Inclusivo (Mashup)
Scoop.it!

Twitter en educación... ¿Para qué? ¿Cómo?

Twitter en educación... ¿Para qué? ¿Cómo? | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Twitter puede ser de gran ayuda al docente en muchas maneras. Es fácil encontrar ideas que nos ayuden a empezar a utilizarlo en clase; después de echar un vistazo aquí y allá, se nos ocurren algunas ideas para despertar inquietudes.

Por un lado, recordemos que los 140 caracteres presuponen capacidad de seleccionar y sintetizar lo que verdaderamente es interesante. Crear un hashtag supone elegir un tema y crear una pequeña comunidad que está interesada en ese tema, posiblemente con ideas interesantes que aportar, además tiene la ventaja de que no es una conversación como tal, por lo que puedes hacer una aportación y ver la reacción de tu “grupo”, con ideas que lo mejoren, retweets o likes, lo que supone que puedes estar contribuyendo con cosas interesantes y que ayudan. No pasa nada si alguien te corrige, te lleva la contraria o no piensa como tu, porque eso también enseña. Lo ideal es buscar gente interesante de verdad a quien seguir y que de verdad sea enriquecedor.

Via Edumorfosis, juandoming
more...
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Serious Play
Scoop.it!

Live Video: Creative Ways to Do a Live Show on Facebook 

Live Video: Creative Ways to Do a Live Show on Facebook  | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Social Media Marketing Podcast 206. In this episode Lou Mongellow explores how to start a show using live video.

Via Stefano Principato, Ariana Amorim
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Daily Magazine
Scoop.it!

16 great Wordpress plugins every blogger should use – Bizwebjournal

16 great Wordpress plugins every blogger should use – Bizwebjournal | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
While Wordpress is the best platform for your blog it needs a few great Wordpress plugins to give it the extra functionality so here is our list .

Via THE *OFFICIAL ANDREASCY*
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Research Tools Box
Scoop.it!

The Benefits of Twitter for Scientists » American Scientist

The Benefits of Twitter for Scientists » American Scientist | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
The Benefits of Twitter for Scientists

Via Nader Ale Ebrahim
more...
Gilbert C FAURE's curator insight, January 19, 11:52 AM
usage of twitter is indeed growing to circulate information, and why not teach and learn
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Technology Advances
Scoop.it!

Twenty beautiful and free Blogger templates

Twenty beautiful and free Blogger templates | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it

"Take a look at these high-quality, free Blogger templates that are guaranteed to offer great functionalities for your blog ..."


Via Leona Ungerer, Lynnette Van Dyke
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Professional Learning for Busy Educators
Scoop.it!

3 Ways Educators Can Embrace Social Media to Increase Engagement

3 Ways Educators Can Embrace Social Media to Increase Engagement | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
You don’t often see social media and the classroom mentioned together in the same sentence — unless it’s to say one doesn’t have a place in the other. The reality is social media is engrained in all we do. In spite of that, only 13 percent of K–12 teachers were reported by Education Week’s Market Brief to use social media in the classroom.

The latest statistics from MDR’s State of the K–12 Market 2015 report show that 21 percent of school districts have implemented a bring-your-own-device policy, and that number is only expected to rise.

So, powered by increased mobile devices in the classroom, what if we brought social media out of the shadows and used it for learning? The possibilities for engagement with parents and the community abound as well.

Here are a few ways educators can use social media to engage with parents and students this school year.

Via John Evans
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

How to Create Twitter Moments

How to Create Twitter Moments | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago Twitter started to allow anyone to create what Twitter calls Moments. Moments are collections of Tweets organized aroun
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from EdTech Evolution - Mapping the Intersection of tech, innovation, and instruction
Scoop.it!

20 YouTube Channels for Social Studies

20 YouTube Channels for Social Studies | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
YouTube is a fantastic resource for schools to teach content and for students to learn content. For pretty much any topic you can thin

Via Bookmarking Librarian, Dean J. Fusto
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

Top Twitter EdTech Hashtags for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top Twitter EdTech Hashtags for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

The Pros of Social Media for E-Learning | The Rapid E-Learning Blog

The Pros of Social Media for E-Learning | The Rapid E-Learning Blog | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Social media has created a lot of ways for us to connect & share. In this post we'll examine a few pros of social media for the e-learning industry.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from Soup for thought
Scoop.it!

How to Use Facebook Live for Learning: 5 outcomes, 4 things to remember, 4 mistakes to avoid, 1 great video

How to Use Facebook Live for Learning: 5 outcomes, 4 things to remember, 4 mistakes to avoid, 1 great video | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
It's no secret that livestreaming video that can be viewed later, is an incredibly powerful learning tool. In fact @MarkBarnes19 explained in this #HackLearning podcast, that livestreaming has the potential to break down the walls of school.

The problem is that despite we know this is true, it hasn't. The question is why?

The answer...

Because it's not that simple. Regardless of the platform, there are a lot of confusing little details. A Google Hangout on Air requires "7 Not So Simple Steps." There are platforms like UStream and Livestream, but still, not so simple and not so intuitive for others to find. Some people use Skype add-ons and equipment to record, but add-ons and equipment are not that simple.

But, there's good news. That has all changed.

Facebook Live puts the simple into livestreaming. Seriously! If you can write a Facebook post, you can "Go Live!" Here's how:

Via Edumorfosis, juandoming, malek
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Maria Margarida Correia from ICT
Scoop.it!

How to Remove Embarrassing Social Media Photos [Infographic] | Daily Infographic

How to Remove Embarrassing Social Media Photos [Infographic] | Daily Infographic | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Let's hope you and I never have to use this handy guide to cleaning up your image online, but just i

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Suvi Salo
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

28 of the Best Instagrams to Follow for Design Inspiration

28 of the Best Instagrams to Follow for Design Inspiration | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Check out this carefully curated list of the best Instagram accounts for beautiful illustration, graphic design, photography, typography, street art, and more.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning) | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
A philomath is a lover of learning.  A philomath is not synonymous with a polymath; a philomath is a seeker of knowledge and facts, while a polymath is a possessor of knowledge in multiple fields. …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Maria Margarida Correia
Scoop.it!

The Power of Social Media as a Design Thinking Add-on — Emerging Education Technologies

The Power of Social Media as a Design Thinking Add-on — Emerging Education Technologies | Educational Use of Social Media | Scoop.it
Social Media can Play Numerous Meaningful Roles in the “Design Thinking” Classroom Many educators believe that their primary purpose isn’t necessarily to teach their students facts and figures, but to teach them how to think and solve problems. As part of
more...
No comment yet.