Social Media 101:
Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and more.

Our site for today:

Social media treats

What is social media? How social media savvy are you?

Let's start with a quick quiz.

Some of the top social media tools in education

Ideas for our practice

Blogging: self reflection, authentic audience, multi modal

Pinterest: collecting and organizing resources

Twitter: Connecting with colleagues, sharing practice, engaging in new ways

Instagram, Vine & Flickr: Quick Glimpse, A visual diary

Collecting it all together with (classroom, board, course).

Some parting TIPS

  1. It's Ok to LURK
  2. Choose one tool to start with
  3. Watch and observe till you feel comfortable to jump in
  4. Make sure to jump in!
  5. Use a tool like FLIPBOARD to stay organized.