Social Media Enabled      Education              Updated version        Ravindra Dastikop           http://dastikop.blogsp...
Purpose  ● In this presentation, I am sharing my       experience in discovering and   deploying social media resources fo...
Agenda● New Media, New Education● Power and Potential of Social Media● Why and How of using social media in  education● Il...
EducationFundamentals
Education – action● Education is a process of transformation   ○ Ignorant into informed (Liberal Education)   ○ Unskilled ...
Education as process● Education is an organized process by which  society transmits knowledge, skills, values from  one ge...
Media is EducationMedia determines the scope of          education
Media and Form of education● Oral (prior to 14t Century)    ○ Nature : Sound deaf can’t be educated    ○ Skill- remember, ...
We are here now …. Next step● Historically the advent/evolution of media  has impacted the educational  phenomenon.● Socia...
Social MediaThe Phenomenon
Social Media● Social media is interactive dialogue  enabled by a web and mobile-  technologies.● Post, share comment cycle...
Power of Social Media
Eliminates Distance barrier● Seeks inputs from related, experienced  people who are at distance  ○ Project guidance -● See...
The social media education         environment● Add slide of edit, publish and comment  loops
Overcoming Traditional Barrier-         Language● Prepare in one language – Teach in many  ○ Home Blog
Overcoming Traditional Barrier         work-place● Not constrained by campus resources  ○ Prepare anywhere  ○ Access any w...
Overcoming Time barrier● Class Never sleeps  ○ Course home page     ■ Campus     ■ Sharing learning resources     ■ Upload...
Overcoming Distance Barrier● Teachers can become Drona’s and  Students can become Ekalavyas
Social media supports all      educational objectives● Distance learning● Learning styles  ○ Reading and writing● UID obje...
ResultNew Realities
Web is a new Learning Habitat
Advantage Faculty● A key feature of Social Media is its  round-the-clock accessibility, making it  easy for teachers to wo...
Web is Learners Home● Current generation of students are  ○ practically digital natives –     ■ easy to find them on web  ...
Taking Mountain Mohammed
Proof is in the Pudding   Sharing my experiments
Web Tools for Universal  Interface Design    C-DAC Presentation
My Cloud computing Course
Cloud Computing Projects
New Horizon
Social Media Supports Group           editing      Cloud Computing Wiki
Social Media supports Group         Learning        Google Groups
Social Media connects u to         needy        Ask Dastikop     Collected Questions
Social media helps u create    common resource        EMPIP Course
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Social Media for Academicians – The Trend is Beginning by Ravindra Dastikop

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  1. 1. Social Media Enabled Education Updated version Ravindra Dastikop http://dastikop.blogspot.com Email: ravindra.dastikop@gmail.com Facebook : http://facebook.com/ravindra.dastikop
  2. 2. Purpose ● In this presentation, I am sharing my experience in discovering and deploying social media resources for educational purposes.● I teach a graduate course in engineering college.
  3. 3. Agenda● New Media, New Education● Power and Potential of Social Media● Why and How of using social media in education● Illustrations from my experiments with web tools in teaching and learning● Summary●Q & A
  4. 4. EducationFundamentals
  5. 5. Education – action● Education is a process of transformation ○ Ignorant into informed (Liberal Education) ○ Unskilled into skilled (Technical Education) ○ Parochial to national to universal ( social science, humanities) The scope and our ability to transform depends on means and tools available Edusat Learning styles –listener, readers, and many
  6. 6. Education as process● Education is an organized process by which society transmits knowledge, skills, values from one generation to another.● Our ability to transmit – ○ what can be transmitted and (drawing) ○ ways in which it can be transmitted determined by media we have● Social media (hypermedia) enables transmission of all kinds of knowledge unconstrained by traditional barriers of time, distance, language.
  7. 7. Media is EducationMedia determines the scope of education
  8. 8. Media and Form of education● Oral (prior to 14t Century) ○ Nature : Sound deaf can’t be educated ○ Skill- remember, recall, recite ○ Talent- Memory● Printed ○ Nature : text, no picture ○ Skill – reading, writing, Arithmetic ○ Binding time● Multimedia ○ Nature- Text, picture, animation● Electronic media● Mass media – TV – one way , IGNOU● Social media ○ Nature- all above + hyperlinked , multi-lingual
  9. 9. We are here now …. Next step● Historically the advent/evolution of media has impacted the educational phenomenon.● Social media represents the latest in the long list of media inventions- oral, print, electronic, multimedia, mass media.
  10. 10. Social MediaThe Phenomenon
  11. 11. Social Media● Social media is interactive dialogue enabled by a web and mobile- technologies.● Post, share comment cycle ○ Conversation ○ Teaching ( ■ post a lesson/topic, (blog, FB) ■ share a resource, ■ Offer or seek comments ■ from my blogs
  12. 12. Power of Social Media
  13. 13. Eliminates Distance barrier● Seeks inputs from related, experienced people who are at distance ○ Project guidance -● Seek support from alumni ○ Placement cell
  14. 14. The social media education environment● Add slide of edit, publish and comment loops
  15. 15. Overcoming Traditional Barrier- Language● Prepare in one language – Teach in many ○ Home Blog
  16. 16. Overcoming Traditional Barrier work-place● Not constrained by campus resources ○ Prepare anywhere ○ Access any where – Example
  17. 17. Overcoming Time barrier● Class Never sleeps ○ Course home page ■ Campus ■ Sharing learning resources ■ Uploading files – (show submission example sheet)
  18. 18. Overcoming Distance Barrier● Teachers can become Drona’s and Students can become Ekalavyas
  19. 19. Social media supports all educational objectives● Distance learning● Learning styles ○ Reading and writing● UID objectives –● Blooms Taxonomy
  20. 20. ResultNew Realities
  21. 21. Web is a new Learning Habitat
  22. 22. Advantage Faculty● A key feature of Social Media is its round-the-clock accessibility, making it easy for teachers to work on lesson plans (add lesson plan here ( or any academic deliverable) at their convenience● Link rich data sources to lesson plans- enrich education ○ Example joke (spell check)
  23. 23. Web is Learners Home● Current generation of students are ○ practically digital natives – ■ easy to find them on web ○ Skilled at texting, browsing and searching ■ Need to build on them and take it further
  24. 24. Taking Mountain Mohammed
  25. 25. Proof is in the Pudding Sharing my experiments
  26. 26. Web Tools for Universal Interface Design C-DAC Presentation
  27. 27. My Cloud computing Course
  28. 28. Cloud Computing Projects
  29. 29. New Horizon
  30. 30. Social Media Supports Group editing Cloud Computing Wiki
  31. 31. Social Media supports Group Learning Google Groups
  32. 32. Social Media connects u to needy Ask Dastikop Collected Questions
  33. 33. Social media helps u create common resource EMPIP Course

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