March 28, 2013 - 8:41am
What role might social media play in our teaching? Not “in the classroom”—Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, and other media reach out past the walls of the institution and into the networked world, inviting new ways to create and share knowledge. I know many teachers who ban electronic devices from their classrooms (or try to). Why not invite them in and take full advantage of their affordances?