Social Media in the Classroom

http://mashable.com/2013/08/18/social-media-teachers/

This website shows seven ways you can use social media in the classroom. It may be for more advanced classrooms, but can be used in more simpler ways in the elementary classrooms that we are in.

#2- Use hashtag for discussions … We always hear about how big social media is in today’s society. Using hashtags can be a fun way to start a discussion because students can see all other tweets and posts that share the same hashtag.

#3- Keeping a blog… When I think of social media, blogging is not always the first thing that comes to mind. As we know, it is definitely a good way to start discussions.

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