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Thursday, 20 February 2014 20:23
Social media is now the top Internet activity, according to Business Insider. Americans alone spend 114 billion minutes a month on Facebook, plus even more time on Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and more. So, why is social media so engaging?
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 15:08
Criticisms from adults about the quality of student-generated content are unfair, because up until now, all theories and assumptions are mostly drawn from youth engagement in entertainment and gaming contexts, and not from educational contexts. Generalizing that a set of raw behaviors in one context would automatically define another is hardly grounds to impede the momentum of user-generated content.
Thursday, 19 September 2013 09:37
At the following article you will find 10 Tips To Effectively Use Social Media In Formal Learning, 10 Tips On How To Use Facebook For Effective Social Learning, and 8 Tips On How To Use Twitter For Social Learning. Enjoy!
Wednesday, 07 August 2013 22:07
The following article gives real life examples of school projects in which the students used social media. Some took it upon themselves to use these outlets, and instructors assigned others. The following social media learning tactics are common and effective nonetheless.
Tuesday, 23 July 2013 16:40
This article reflects the use of social media in eLearning plus some tips on how social media can be used as learning platforms.
Monday, 01 July 2013 12:45
Social media is no more just about sharing or communicating with other people. It has spread its wings to various other fields and education is one of the new sectors where the concept of social media is making a great change.
Friday, 24 May 2013 11:20
Social media isn’t just for following your favorite celebrities—it’s also an amazing way to stay up-to-date on e-Learning trends and e-Learning tips.
Monday, 13 May 2013 16:06
We live in the era of social media and professionals of any level should not make the mistake to underestimate their power. We can easily understand why social media can be useful from a marketing point of view. What’s more interesting, however, is to see how social can be effectively used in formal learning.
Tuesday, 06 November 2012 14:57
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Social media allows friends, family, and co-workers to easily stay connected. Those same tools can be used to establish a community of practice (CoP) where participants connect to nurture and learn from one another.
Sunday, 04 November 2012 20:04
Published in General
A lot have been written about the TOP companies in the eLearning Industry. In my opinion, the ultimate characteristic of a Top eLearning company is the number of eLearning professionals that keep track of these companies.