Leila Meyer has an interesting post at CampusTechnology on the use of social media in classes to further teaching and learning. The 6 social media apps she spotlights are:
Meyer highlights three benefits of using social media in classes. Those three are:
- Putting concepts in context;
- Helping instructors keep course content up-to-date; and
- Fostering a sense of community both in and out of the classroom.
The full post is available here.