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50 Awesome Ways to Use Skype in the Classroom | Teaching Degree.org

50 Awesome Ways to Use Skype in the Classroom | Teaching Degree.org | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it

Skype is a free and easy way for teachers to open up their classroom and their students to a world way beyond their campus. With Skype, students can learn from other students, connect with other cultures, and expand their knowledge in amazing ways.

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Edmodo Wants To Make Social Networking A Learning Experience - Forbes

Edmodo Wants To Make Social Networking A Learning Experience - Forbes | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
A social network for learning? Isn't the point of social networks to waste time?
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How Social Media can Enhance Schools as Professional Learning Communities

How Social Media can Enhance Schools as Professional Learning Communities | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
The field of social media is a burgeoning area of communication, and one that educators cannot ignore. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Diigo, GooglePlus – these platforms for communication are not g...
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Social Media In Classrooms: A Case For Why It Belongs

Social Media In Classrooms: A Case For Why It Belongs | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
This piece comes to us courtesy of Education Nation's The Learning Curve blog. Social Media Explorer CEO Jason Falls writes. He is also a member of the board of directors of the National Center for Family Literacy.
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How Schools Can Use Facebook to Build an Online Community

How Schools Can Use Facebook to Build an Online Community | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Facebook is the perfect tool for creating an online community for parents, teachers and students. Here's how to maximize potential while keeping kids safe.
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Facebook In The Classroom. Seriously. | Emerging Education Technology

Facebook In The Classroom. Seriously. | Emerging Education Technology | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Do Popular Social Networking Applications Have A Place In The Classroom? A Growing Number Of Educators Say 'Yes'.
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The Innovative Educator: 10 Proven Strategies to Break the Ban and Build Opportunities for Student Learning with Cell Phones

The Innovative Educator: 10 Proven Strategies to Break the Ban and Build Opportunities for Student Learning with Cell Phones | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
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Hooray! A Social Media Guide for K-12 Schools

Hooray! A Social Media Guide for K-12 Schools | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
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The Wisconsin School Public Relations Association has just published a "Social Media Guide" for K-12 schools. The organization, made up of school public relations profession...
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Edmodo – Safe Social Networking for Schools | A Secure Social Learning Network for K12 Education

Edmodo – Safe Social Networking for Schools | A Secure Social Learning Network for K12 Education | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
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How Social Media can Enhance Schools as Professional Learning Communities

How Social Media can Enhance Schools as Professional Learning Communities | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
The field of social media is a burgeoning area of communication, and one that educators cannot ignore. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Diigo, GooglePlus – these platforms for communication are not g...
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Ten ways schools are using social media effectively | eSchool News

Ten ways schools are using social media effectively | eSchool News | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
To understand how social media, an almost integral part of our current culture, can benefit K-12 schools and districts, we asked eSchool News readers: “Name one way you use social networking in your school/district.
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Digital Media Production (DMP) :: Gordon Cooper Technology Center - Seminole Campus :: BettyL@gctech.org

Digital Media Production (DMP) :: Gordon Cooper Technology Center - Seminole Campus :: BettyL@gctech.org | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
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3 Tips for Teachers Using Social Media in the Classroom

3 Tips for Teachers Using Social Media in the Classroom | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Here are some guidelines for using social media effectively in the classroom while maintaining your professional boundaries.
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Bridging the Gap: Students, Teachers and Social Media | Social Media Today

Bridging the Gap: Students, Teachers and Social Media | Social Media Today | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
We live in a day and age where every social account synchronizes with a smart phone. No one is out of reach. We can engage with anyone at any time.
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Why the Facebook Group My Students Created for Themselves is Better than the Discussion Forum I Created for Them.

Why the Facebook Group My Students Created for Themselves is Better than the Discussion Forum I Created for Them. | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Since 2004 I've created a website of some kind for each class, with a discussion board - a place where students can ask questions or make comments on our class any time of day or night and get a re...
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Apps, social networks pose new threat to kids

Apps, social networks pose new threat to kids | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Regulators are hammering out revisions to federal act aimed at protecting children online.
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The Why and How of Using Facebook For Educators – No Need to be Friends At All! : The Edublogger

The Why and How of Using Facebook For Educators – No Need to be Friends At All! : The Edublogger | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
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Hechinger Report | Friendly advice for teachers: Beware of Facebook

Hechinger Report | Friendly advice for teachers: Beware of Facebook | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Informing the Public about Education through Quality Journalism...
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Mentoring Your Students in Social Media or Vice Versa

Mentoring Your Students in Social Media or Vice Versa | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Generation Z is moving so fast we can only track their contrails. They have advertisers, marketers, and educators flummoxed with how they operate. What makes the Zs so different from the Boomers, Xs, and Ys?
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Google+ May Open Social Networking for Some K-12 Schools -- THE Journal

Google+ May Open Social Networking for Some K-12 Schools -- THE Journal | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Thanks to granular privacy controls and a unique interface for controlled sharing, schools that have previously banned social networks are looking at Google+ as a viable alternative.
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Education Week: Social Networking Goes to School

Education Week: Social Networking Goes to School | Social Media & Schools | Scoop.it
Educators are integrating Facebook, Ning, Twitter, and other sites into K-12 life despite concerns about privacy, behavior.
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I Need My Teachers To Learn (Kevin Honeycutt )

What students need from their teachers is that they never stop learning.
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