Social MediaSocial Media
Opportunities
for Learning!
Jim FordeJim Forde
Jforde@aol.com
@stemnetwork -- @ccssnetwork
What is Social
Networking?
A social networking site
is an online place where
a user can create a
profile and build a
perso...
Which tweens/teens?Which tweens/teens?
300+300+
Social Networking:Social Networking: Why?Why?
• Schools are using SM positively
• It’s here
• Engagement
• Collaboration
•...
Student/Class Blogs?
Mr. Forde’s blog-
http://mrforde.blogspot.com
Mr. Forde’s blog
Terrapin Kids Blog
http://terrapinkids.blogspot.com
Pollution Posse Blog-
http://pollutionposse.blogspot.com
HP Grant/India Blog-
http://scofieldcatalyst.blogspot.com
Edmodo: class web sites
Ideas for Edmodo use.
• Project Site “Flat Stanley”
• Writing Projects
• Historical Figure
• Back Channel a current event ...
Educational Wikis
http://www.blackteam.wikispaces.com
Schools and Twitter?
Twitter -->Stemnetwork
Twitter --> Stemnetwork
a few sources I follow
Schools on FB?
Pinterest
My Pinterest…
Other opportunities?
Delicious -Social Bookmarking
Prezi
http://prezi.com/uha4boecllcq/untitled-prezi/
Vine
(6 second science)
Some Resources
One final noteOne final note.
“It's critical to realize that just because
young folks pick up a technology before
you do d...
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  1. 1. Social MediaSocial Media Opportunities for Learning! Jim FordeJim Forde Jforde@aol.com @stemnetwork -- @ccssnetwork
  2. 2. What is Social Networking? A social networking site is an online place where a user can create a profile and build a personal network that connects him or her to other users.
  3. 3. Which tweens/teens?Which tweens/teens?
  4. 4. 300+300+
  5. 5. Social Networking:Social Networking: Why?Why? • Schools are using SM positively • It’s here • Engagement • Collaboration • School without walls • Technology is not the enemy • Practicing appropriate use
  6. 6. Student/Class Blogs?
  7. 7. Mr. Forde’s blog- http://mrforde.blogspot.com
  8. 8. Mr. Forde’s blog
  9. 9. Terrapin Kids Blog http://terrapinkids.blogspot.com
  10. 10. Pollution Posse Blog- http://pollutionposse.blogspot.com
  11. 11. HP Grant/India Blog- http://scofieldcatalyst.blogspot.com
  12. 12. Edmodo: class web sites
  13. 13. Ideas for Edmodo use. • Project Site “Flat Stanley” • Writing Projects • Historical Figure • Back Channel a current event (SOTU) • Foreign Language practice • Join Groups • Mobile Learning • Book clubs/ Writing prompts (Connect with another class) • Grammar and punctuation (Let’s eat, Grandpa.)
  14. 14. Educational Wikis http://www.blackteam.wikispaces.com
  15. 15. Schools and Twitter?
  16. 16. Twitter -->Stemnetwork
  17. 17. Twitter --> Stemnetwork a few sources I follow
  18. 18. Schools on FB?
  19. 19. Pinterest
  20. 20. My Pinterest…
  21. 21. Other opportunities?
  22. 22. Delicious -Social Bookmarking
  23. 23. Prezi http://prezi.com/uha4boecllcq/untitled-prezi/
  24. 24. Vine (6 second science)
  25. 25. Some Resources
  26. 26. One final noteOne final note. “It's critical to realize that just because young folks pick up a technology before you do doesn't inherently mean that they understand it better than you do.”
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