Teaching and Learning with Social Media Pinterest


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Do you pin? Do you pin with your students? Pinterest can be a great way to share and organize content/links in education with the ability to create a very visual way link to content or links. Learn more about boards, pins, and new features on Pinterest.

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Teaching and Learning with Social Media Pinterest

  1. 1. Do you pinterest?
  2. 2. What is Pinterest?Virtual {Pin Board: Visualway to organize and share links and images with others.
  3. 3. Add a pin Upload an imageAdd a link to a URL Start a new board
  4. 4. Add a pin Share SociallyFind a image for your pin Write a short descripti
  5. 5. It’s pinned Repin: (Thinks of Twitter Comments
  6. 6. Board optionCategory Let Others Pin Notification options
  7. 7. Creating a boardHere’s how secret boards work on Pinterest: https://support.pinterest.com/entries/22277603 ou can create up to 3 secret boards. If you already have 3 secret boards but want to make a new ne, you’ll need to delete one or make one of your current secret boards visible to everyone. If ou’re invited to contribute to someone else’s secret board, it won’t count against your 3-board mit.When you add a pin to a secret board, it won’t show up anywhere else on Pinterest—not in the ategory sections, Popular, Everything, anyone’s search results, your followers’ home feed, your own ome feed, or even pins or activity pages on your profile. our secret boards and pins are at the bottom of your profile. Just scroll down to see them.On the web, there are 2 places where you can create a secret board:rom the Add+ button:. Click Add+ at the top right-hand toolbar on Pinterest. Select Create a Board. Give your board a name, say who can pin, toggle the Secret setting to ON. This makes your boardecret.
  8. 8. “Pin it” options Pin it button for your browser iOS (Apple) and Android AppsHow to Pin on Your iPhone in Pinterest: http://wp.me/p10Pdu-CI
  9. 9. EDU Examples
  10. 10. Legal concernsur goal at Pinterest is to help people discover the things they love.Driving traffic to original content sources is fundamental to thatgoal.”
  11. 11. Contact
  12. 12. • Using Pinterest in Education – Pin Board: http://pinterest.com/twahlert/using- pinterest-in-education/• Pinterest Higher Ed Examples and Directory: http://emgonline.com/blog/2012/03/higher-ed-pinterest-examples-and- directory/?goback=%252Egde_1984471_member_100609481• Pinterest Education Category: http://pinterest.com/all/?category=education• Pinterest Goodies (Pin it Button, Mobile Apps, Follow Buttons): http://pinterest.com/about/goodies/• How to “Pin it” on your iPhone: http://wp.me/p10Pdu-CI• What’s a Secret Board? https://support.pinterest.com/entries/22277603• Professor Josh Pinterst http://pinterest.com/professorjosh
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