Using social media in education, Part 2, Tools, support, and technical issues

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Nicola Osborne

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: January 10, 2012

Social media offers the potential for educators and institutions to engage with students and other stakeholders in new ways. In this article we will explore the typical functions of tools such as blogs, instant messaging, and status broadcasting platforms, and examine their use.

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