Can Social Media in the Classroom Encourage Critical Thinking? | Teaching in the XXI century | Scoop.it

Many people see social media as a harbinger for the end of critical thinking. Schools are banning teachers and students from using it, as evidenced by the recent Missouri law.

Yet a few innovative teachers have actually found ways to turn this technological enemy(?!) into an educational tool to promote critical thinking. Here are just a few examples:

 


Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Anne Whaits