Facebook for education
Presenters Penny Bentley Sue Braggs & Junita Lyon
Facebook for Community
Facebook for Networking
Do you belong to a Facebook Group?
• A.. Yes
Teaching & Learning
Approx. 1.4 million Australians under 18 use Facebook.
•Can “their space” be used as an educational tool?
•Will using Facebook improve student engagement and
How would you use a Facebook
Group for your practice.
The Bad Rap
at risk of suicide
share rude photos
Sue Braggs East Gippsland High Country
Facebook @Benambra Neighbourhood House
The Good and the Bad
Lets have a tour
• What are the good things about introducing
your community to facebook?
• What were the barriers?
• Did it take awhile for others to engage?
Penny’s Links: Attribution
Ban Facebook Image: http://fav.me/d34di1x
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Infographic of Australian Facebook Statistics:
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