Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “Emerging Technologies for the Classroom”

Adobe Captivate

Google Scholar features most of the chapter for free. Establishing a level of trust within a social group can make the learning process more effective. Also critical is addressing online privacy and security concerns that relate to student usage. The school culture must be accepting of collaboration and group activities in order for social media usage to be effective.

Interview with Terry Anderson

Learning with 'e's

However, I’m not so thrilled about moving directly to commercial systems like Facebook or LinkedIn, due to privacy and ownership concerns. Using Google Scholar and our own networks, we identified and invited the “grandest of the grand gurus” who have researched and published in each of these areas and invited them to summarize that issue, identify theories and practices related to that issue and suggest further research.