An educator charges that teachers who are active on Twitter and other social-media outlets are better informed and quicker to assimilate new ideas than are their less connected peers.
All Blog Posts With social networking Tag or Category
July 25, 2013
July 12, 2013
Before you discount social media as a fad, make sure you understand how important it is, and realize that it is changing the face of how we live.
July 07, 2013
The Flipped model can clearly be a fad, but it doesn't have to be if it is done with integrity.
July 03, 2013
Every organization, like the ever-growing Badass Teachers, goes through an implementation dip but they need to be careful not to let infighting get in the way of the real mission.
June 20, 2013
The Indiana State Education Department has put on a summer e-learning series that all state education departments can learn from.
June 07, 2013
Teachers are largely influenced by recommendations from their colleagues, and the demands of academic standards, in their buying decisions, an analysis concludes.
May 28, 2013
An article examining a pretty typical-sounding 14 year-old girl's relationship with technology makes useful reading for middle and high school school teachers.
May 09, 2013
Well-behaved educators rarely make history but where do they begin when they want to change educational reform that is bad for kids?
April 28, 2013
When it comes to social media, teenagers look at privacy in very different ways than the adults around them.
April 22, 2013
The number of teachers and principals using a variety of online tools for professional development has jumped significantly, according to a new survey.