Teachers Empower students with Social Media


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Instead of frowning upon Social Media show students how to use it powerfully

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Teachers Empower students with Social Media

  1. 1. Julie Bishop Founder of JobHop helps Teachers to empower Students with Social Media
  2. 2. Teachers Start Empowering your StudentsShow them how to use Social media Powerfully!
  3. 3. Social Media is banned at our school Or so you think
  4. 4. Reasons for rejecting Social Media• Leads to bullying• It’s a distraction• It’s hard to monitor• Can’t see it’s use• Just don’t get it• Behind on technology
  5. 5. It’s not going to go away it’s growingWe owe it to our students to show them how to use it wisely
  6. 6. Instead of being scared try embracing it Educate your students properly on itand show them how to be powerful with it Give them Guidelines & explain how Digital Dirt can Hinder them
  7. 7. Twitter Get students to carry on a school project together exchanging ideas on Twitter Show students how to connect with Employers Show them how to join communities in the career they want Encourage shy students to ask questions via Twitter Keyword rich Bios Marketing Student looking to work at a marketing consultancy, digital native with many technical skills. exp oforganising events & social media campaigns #CV http://mycv.com
  8. 8. Have a Facebook page & share events and informationBuild a communityShow your students how to join Career communitiesShow them how to use a FB page as a CV
  9. 9. Show students how to showcase their expertise on YoutubeShow students how to create a video CV
  10. 10. Get them creating online profiles to attract employers
  11. 11. Recruiters are all over LinkedinEmployers are big voices in groupsKeyword rich profiles attract employersMake professional contacts in their chosen careers
  12. 12. Help Students create Portfolios on Pinterest
  13. 13. Recommended sites for Teachers to trywww.chegg.com homework helpwww.cramster.com/subject-enthusiast homework help & be an experthttp://delicious.com Social bookmarking Get your students organisedhttp://teachertube.com/ Upload educational videos for your studentshttp://www.schooltube.com/ like youtube but for schoolshttp://www.classroom20.com/ Social Network for teachers interested in social media
  14. 14. Julie Bishop Founder of JobHop helps Teachers to empower Students with Social Media F Follow me on Twitter @jobhopjulie www.jobhop.co.uk
  15. 15. Texthttp://toponlineuniversityreviews.com/2009/25-excellent-social-media-sites-for-teachers/