Does social media have the power to improve virtual education? Can it solve most of the problems both online educators as well as online students strive to overcome each and every day? Would incorporating it into virtual teaching and learning make a difference? Check out this great article by guest blogger Emily Johnson for more information.
Social Media in the 2016 Presidential Election
Check out these two great videos on technology in the 2016 Presidential Election and the effect of social media on the candidates’ campaigns.
26 Tips for Using Twitter in the Classroom [INFOGRAPHIC]
An advantage of educational technology is that it allows learning to take place beyond the classroom walls. Whether through email, discussion boards, videos, or articles, there are many opportunities which instructors can use to engage their students. Twitter, the 140-character…
7 Ways to Use Twitter Hashtags for Online Learning and Studying
Using hashtags on Twitter is a great way to collect tweets related to a particular topic. Here are 7 ways you can use hashtags to promote learning and studying in an online environment.
A Teacher’s Guide to Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]
Social media has become an indispensable part of 21st century life, and now educators are finding ways to use it for educational purposes as well. The infographic below, created by OnlineColleges.net, suggests 25 ways to use social media for education,…