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5 Pinterest-like education sites worth trying out

5 Pinterest-like education sites worth trying out | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
All of these sites focus on learning and curation, but could one of them really be the "Pinterest of education"?

 

As one of the fastest-growing social networks, Pinterest's popularity can be attributed to its ease of use and vibrant Pinboards. Recently, a number of similar social curation sites developed specifically for students and teachers have popped up, emulating Pinterest in key ways while focusing on learning. In some cases, they have even made improvements.

 

Here are five such sites that could be contenders for the title "Pinterest of Education"

 


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Lee Hall's insight:

There are several good sites here and they can be used in different ways.

 

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Gust MEES's curator insight, July 12, 2013 11:49 AM

 

I am feeling honored as they took a screenshot of my curation!

 

soler_ml's curator insight, July 13, 2013 7:56 AM

I haven't been through all the sites yet, but feel like I just found a treasure trove! 

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, July 14, 2013 5:37 AM

Scoop-It makes it into the TOP 5.  Great Job!!

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Bring Your Own Device: Advantages, Dangers, Risks and best Policy to stay secure

Bring Your Own Device: Advantages, Dangers, Risks and best Policy to stay secure | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is more complex than most people know, read further to learn… . .

 

Keywords for this free course: . motivation, engagement, heroes, Security-Scouts, critical thinking, stay out of the box, adapt to new technologies, be aware of the malware, nobody is perfect, knowing the dangers and risks, responsibility, responsibility of School, responsibility of IT-Admin, responsibilities of BYOD users, Apple insecurity, Insecurity of Apps, Principals responsibilities, Mobile Device Management, risks of BYOD, BYOD-Policy, IT-Security Infrastructure, Teacher-Parents Meeting, Cyberwar, Cyberwarfare, Government, Internet-Safety, IT-Security knowledge basics...

 

The weakest link in the Security Chain is the human! If you don’t respect certain advice you will get tricked by the Cyber-Criminals!


=> NOBODY is perfect! A security by 100% doesn’t exist! <=

 

Read more:

http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/07/07/bring-your-own-device-advantages-dangers-and-risks/

 


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kallen214's comment, February 6, 2013 10:18 AM
Thank you for the information.
Gary Harwell's curator insight, April 2, 2013 9:47 PM

Is ti possible that we have a special room for this?

Linda Allen's curator insight, April 5, 2013 10:08 AM

More information on BYOD