Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

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Social media have become an indispensable part of modern life. A huge part of our social lives already happens online rather than in the “real world” And while individual social media networks might rise and fall (remember MySpace?),

Social media: 4 opportunities for secondary education

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Not too long ago I went to an evening session about social media at the secondary school of my daughter. It struck me how the subject of social media is approached from fear. You can imagine that it was not about fear, but about the 4 opportunities that social media offer. Twitter was popular, but also RSS readers like igoogle were appreciated, to follow a few interesting sites or blogs.

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Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

Social media have become an indispensable part of modern life. A huge part of our social lives already happens online rather than in the “real world” And while individual social media networks might rise and fall (remember MySpace?),

Making sense of digital

Learning with e's

I learn a lot from discussions on social media channels such as Twitter. Digital reputation management was also discussed as well as critical reading and curation of content (via Sue Beckingham ).