Exploiting Social Networks

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Exploiting Social Networks

  1. 1. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant NIK PEACHEY EXPLOITING SOCIAL NETWORKS
  2. 2. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant HOW / DO YOU USE SOCIAL NETWORKS WITH YOUR STUDENTS? • Why? Why not? • Which social networks? • How do you use them? • What do social networks achieve for your school? • What do social networks achieve for your students?
  3. 3. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant MARKETING& C O M M U N I C AT I O N S • maintain relationships with previous students • keep parents engaged and informed • provide links to learning materials
  4. 4. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant BLENDED LEARNING • keep students up to date with events and assignments • provide supplementary learning materials
  5. 5. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant PERSONAL LEARNING NETWORKS • get teachers connecting with new ideas and materials • create groups to share ideas
  6. 6. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant SHOULD TEACHERS BE ‘FRIENDS’ WITH T H E I R S T U D E N T S O N FA C E B O O K ?
  7. 7. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant F A C E B O O K - G R O U P S V S PA G E S
  8. 8. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant FA C E B O O K G R O U P S • Can be open or closed • Encourage more peer to peer communication • Safer • Need more management • Potentially more engaging
  9. 9. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant F A C E B O O K PA G E S • Broadcast - rather than peer to peer • Easier to manage • Less engaging • Safer
  10. 10. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant FA C E B O O K G R O U P S F O R T E A C H E R S ! • IATEFL • EuroCALL • English Language Teaching for 21st Century Educators • ICT in Teaching and Learning • YLT SIG Teenagers • English Club • Mobile Devices for Learning
  11. 11. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant F A C E B O O K PA G E S ! • Teaching English – British Council • LearnEnglish – British Council MENA • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages • Oxford University Press - ELT • ELT Teacher 2 Writer • Cambridge University Press ELT • Technology in English Language Teaching
  12. 12. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant
  13. 13. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant MANAGING YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE
  14. 14. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant SYNERGISE YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE
  15. 15. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant S C O O P. I T SYNERGISE YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE http://www.scoop.it/
  16. 16. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant K E E P I N G I N C O N TA C T W I T H T E E N S http://youtu.be/yu4zMvE6FH4
  17. 17. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant SECURITY ISSUES • How do we protect students? • How do we protect teachers? • How do we protect our reputation?
  18. 18. Nik Peachey | Writer | Trainer | Learning Technology Consultant H AV E A S O C I A L N E T W O R K I N G C O D E OF PRACTICE • For teachers and students • Must be transparent • Enforced with action
  19. 19. ADVICE FOR KEEPING STUDENTS SAFE

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