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100 (Updated) Ways To Use Facebook In Your Classroom - Edudemic

100 (Updated) Ways To Use Facebook In Your Classroom - Edudemic | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
So we've compiled a fresh batch of ways to make Facebook work in your classroom, some tried and true, and others that have evolved with Facebook.
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6 Ways Social Media is Changing Education | MindShift

6 Ways Social Media is Changing Education | MindShift | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
By Sara Bernard "The fact that we as educators even have to have discussions on whether or not social media is good for schools is sad," writes Steve Joh
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How To Use Social Media To Get Better Grades [Infographic]

How To Use Social Media To Get Better Grades [Infographic] | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
When we think of students using social media, it's hard not to imagine the college freshman holed up in the library spending hours on Facebook when they should be studying for exams, but maybe there is a little more value in social media for...
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5 Best Tips For Using Pinterest In The Classroom | HowToLearn.com

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The Top 18 Educational Social Networking Websites for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Top 18 Educational Social Networking Websites for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
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6 Ways For Teachers To Effectively Use Social Media - Edudemic

6 Ways For Teachers To Effectively Use Social Media - Edudemic | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Using social media inside the classroom can be extremely effective. Increase productivity, communication, and understanding by using these six tips.
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Education Week: Social Networking Goes to School

Education Week: Social Networking Goes to School | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Educators are integrating Facebook, Ning, Twitter, and other sites into K-12 life despite concerns about privacy, behavior.
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6 ways to use social media to connect with parents | SmartBlogs

Social media can be a powerful tool to coordinate and connect with parents. At the school level, this is important work for everyone, from the classroom te
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100+ examples of use of social media for learning

100+ examples of use of social media for learning | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Find out more in the Social Learning Handbook Here are over 100 ways that different social technologies (and tools) are being used by learning professionals worldwide – compiled from the com...
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25 Ways Teachers Can Integrate Social Media Into Education - Edudemic

25 Ways Teachers Can Integrate Social Media Into Education - Edudemic | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Some teachers embrace technology and social media. Others lurk. Many ignore. So what does the average teacher do if they're somewhere in the middle?
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Social Networking and Education: Using Facebook as an Edusocial Space

The acceptance of Facebook by school-aged users is evident, but the potential of using social networking sites for educational purposes is still being debated. This paper explores the use of Facebook within a high school science-mentoring program.
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Social media for schools: a guide to Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest

Social media for schools: a guide to Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Using social media in schools doesn't have to be scary, says Matt Britland. Here, he shares his tips for managing school accounts and some examples good practice
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5 Ways Twitter Has Changed Education | MindShift

5 Ways Twitter Has Changed Education | MindShift | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
The microblogging platform Twitter turns 5 today, as it was on March 21, 2006, that co-founder Jack Dorsey sent the world's first tweet: "just setting up my tw
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Status update: Parents keeping tabs on school happenings via social media - Special Sections

Status update: Parents keeping tabs on school happenings via social media - Special Sections | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Social media has changed the way people communicate.
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Using social media in education, Part 1: Opportunity, risk, and policy

This article considers the opportunities and risks social media entails, and offers advice on developing policy. It outlines the types of opportunities for using social networks, blogs, and wikis in student support and engagement.
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Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: Embracing social media use in schools with a toolkit for administrators

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6 Things To Teach Students About Social Media - Edudemic

6 Things To Teach Students About Social Media - Edudemic | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Now more than ever, students need to understand the basics of social media and how it can affect their future both negatively and positively.
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The Case For Social Media in Schools

The Case For Social Media in Schools | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
A year after seventh grade teacher Elizabeth Delmatoff started a pilot social media program in her Portland, Oregon classroom, 20% of students school-wide were completing extra ...
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Social media find place in classroom - USATODAY.com

Social media find place in classroom - USATODAY.com | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Growing number of educators feel it's crucial for making kids digitally literate.
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Social Media in Education

Social Media in Education | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
This is a guest blog post written by my assistant and Community Manager, Kat Armstrong. After spending the past few days writing about the new iPhone, my brain was absolutely shot. Approximately 90...
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Education World: Using Social Media: Tips for School Leaders

Aid professional development, improve communication and more. Administrators advise on social media tools in school communities.
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Why Public School Leaders Must Embrace Social Media Now - Forbes

Why Public School Leaders Must Embrace Social Media Now - Forbes | Using Social Media in Education | Scoop.it
Should public school leaders embrace social media? Consultant Joel Gagne says they can't afford not to. (Image via CrunchBase) The following is a guest post by Joel Gagne, CEO of Allerton Hill Consulting.
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Using Social Media in Schools for Good (And Not Evil)

How can schools use social media in positive ways? At a panel discussion presented by our colleagues at ideastream's education department yesterday, Ohio educators grappled with that very question.
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