7 Things Professors Need to Know About Social Media NOWPresentation Transcript
ProfessorsNeed to Know About Social Media Things Now. Prepared for Barbara B. Nixon Assistant Professor :: Southeastern University
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Social Media = Cat Videos?
Social Media Cat Videos
What the heck IS social media?
Where are your students? Colleagues?
Tweeting Learning Tweeting -> Learning
Be paranoid.* *Just a little.
Read. This. Now. Groundswell: Winning in a World Transformed by Social Technologies Charlene Li & Josh Bernoff
Join. This. Now.
Develop. This. Now. Social Media Policy
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Things Understand what social media is Learn how your students & colleagues use social media Listen first Then collaborate Tweeting can lead to learning Be paranoid (just a little) Stay curious
The ONE thing
Contact Me Barbara B. Nixon, Ph.D. (ABD) Interim Chair, Communication Department Southeastern University Life Member & Past President of the International Listening Association (listen.org) E-mail: email@example.com Twitter: barbaranixon Skype: barbara.b.nixon Blog: publicrelationsmatters.com