Social Media in Higher Education
56 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Get your social media site noticed

Tips on how to increase engagement on your social media site.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Get cybersmart for career success

Get cybersmart for career success | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
For many of us, social media is an essential part of our daily lives with almost a quarter of us admitting to being hooked on it. We use it to chat with friends, make social arrangements, play games and even find that perfect present. But have you ever considered how you can use social media…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

UCISA Social Media Toolkit: a practical guide to achieving benefits and managing risks

UCISA Social Media Toolkit: a practical guide to achieving benefits and managing risks | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
$description
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Why Higher Ed Institutions Are Using Snapchat to Reach Students

Why Higher Ed Institutions Are Using Snapchat to Reach Students | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Colleges tend to use the photo-sharing service to reach three distinct groups.
more...
Jason Hill's curator insight, April 1, 5:02 PM

Universities have long recognized the benefits if student engagement, with more than 90% of students on social media what better way to reach your target audience?

Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Can social media enhance the learning experience?

Social Media QUB's insight:

Case study of how a Facebook group was used to share ideas and resources

more...
Ashlee Stevenson's curator insight, March 20, 11:56 PM

Very interesting findings from a study conducted by University of Glasgow. 

Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

The Social Campus, Part 2: Admissions

The Social Campus, Part 2: Admissions | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
This is the second in a five-part series for post-secondary institutions that want to integrate their social media across departments and expand their reach
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

How to Put Together a Social Media Triage Response Plan - cksyme.org

How to Put Together a Social Media Triage Response Plan - cksyme.org | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Here's a quick how-to on how to put together a social media triage response plan that will manage incoming information in a crisis.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Five ways universities are using Instagram

Five ways universities are using Instagram | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Be it through regular Facebook updates or tweets about campus news, universities are now turning to social media to connect with the public on a much wider scale. The latest platform that universit...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Making Student Blogs More than Digital Diaries - Getting Smart by Dave Guymon - blogging, edchat, EdTech, student blogging, stuvoice

Making Student Blogs More than Digital Diaries - Getting Smart by Dave Guymon - blogging, edchat, EdTech, student blogging, stuvoice | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
How you choose to utilize student blogs is up to you. Nevertheless, choosing to integrate blogging into your classroom to support existing curriculum is fundamental to a new millenium approach to education.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Can you use Twitter for Academic teaching? Yes, here are some examples « thewikiman

Can you use Twitter for Academic teaching? Yes, here are some examples « thewikiman | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Social Media QUB's insight:

Thanks to Rena Maguire for sending me this.

more...
Jason Hill's curator insight, April 1, 5:07 PM

Very cool article. Twitter can be a great resource

Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Facing up to Facebook: A Guide for FE and HE (02 October 2013) > Jisc Legal > View Detail

Facing up to Facebook: A Guide for FE and HE (02 October 2013) > Jisc Legal > View Detail | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
In this guide, you’ll find summaries of the key legal considerations of using Facebook in an FE and HE context.
Social Media QUB's insight:

Essential information if you are considering using Facebook!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Get Cybersmart with your personal details

Advice on keeping your personal details secure online.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Eight smart ways to use social media in universities

Eight smart ways to use social media in universities | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
It’s easy to dismiss apps such as Snapchat and Instagram as mere distractions, but they can work wonders for learning and teaching
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

How To Tackle Digital Citizenship During The First 5 Days Of School | Edudemic

How To Tackle Digital Citizenship During The First 5 Days Of School | Edudemic | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Digital citizenship is not a one time discussion. It is an ongoing process that needs to be taught to all grade levels and to all stakeholders. The problem is that things are changing so rapidly that it is difficult for everyone to keep up to date with the trends.
Social Media QUB's insight:

Advice on things you need to consider when using technology with students

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Amplifying your event using social media

Tips for staff on how they can use social media to promote and amplify University events such as conferences, training events or exhibitions.
Social Media QUB's insight:

Social media is a great way of promoting your event and encouraging participation.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

The Social Campus, Part 3: Student Services

The Social Campus, Part 3: Student Services | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
This is the third in a five-part series for post-secondary institutions that want to integrate their social media across departments and expand their reach
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

The Social Campus, Part 1: Communications

The Social Campus, Part 1: Communications | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
This is the first of a five-part series for post-secondary institutions that want to integrate their social media across departments and expand their reach.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Twelve tips for using social media as a medical educator, Medical Teacher, Informa Healthcare

Twelve tips for using social media as a medical educator, Medical Teacher, Informa Healthcare | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Social Media as the Classroom

Social Media as the Classroom | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Last term I delivered a course entirely through social media. Well, I actually showed up in lecture hall one evening to announce that this was to be the case - so not entirely, but pretty close. Th...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Advice for potential academic bloggers

Advice for potential academic bloggers | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
One year after starting his Mainly Macro blog, Simon Wren-Lewis discusses the value of academic blogging. He finds that blogging has improved his teaching and helped him clarify his ideas.  I wante...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Energize Teaching with Social Media

Energize Teaching with Social Media | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
A guide for higher education faculty for introducing social media into the classroom.
Social Media QUB's insight:

Suggests some reasons why you may want to consider using social media in your teaching.

more...
Ronan O'Connor's curator insight, February 6, 2015 9:16 AM

The potential is really there, however, it will take time to filter down to secondary and primary education.

Jason Hill's curator insight, April 1, 5:05 PM

While Social media can be a distraction at times, it can definitely be used in the classroom for positive interactions.

Scooped by Social Media QUB
Scoop.it!

Digital skills and values to keep you safe online

Digital skills and values to keep you safe online | Social Media in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Learning providers in post-16 education need to be clear about the responsibilities and risks involved in using technology. 
Social Media QUB's insight:

Advice for learning providers on using technology

more...
No comment yet.