House Social Network
Teachers European House
Introduction TEH how to
Log in & Layout Email & Forum
Ning TEH Community TEH Rules
Media File Sharing
Chatting & Inviting Profile & Notes
What is NING?
Ning is a privately held American company.
It allows to create social networks on its
It is free for users. So they embed some ads.
Hope users can bear it!
What is Teachers European House?
Teachers European House (TEH) is a social
TEH was created on the Ning platform.
It is intended to be a meeting point for
teachers involved in the Comenius project
“Building a European House.”
What does TEH offer?
It offers tools to communicate, share or
collaborate with its members.
Photo and video repository...
TEH Usage Rules
TEH is a moderated social network. It is
supervised by the Administrator (Spanish
partner). Suggestions accepted!
TEH is a private social network. It is visible to
Member teachers are allowed to invite new
teacher friends. No students!
House How to
How to log in first time
Somebody, already TEH member, sent me
I receive an email message in my mailbox
I have to click on the “Click to Join” button
I fill in my NING ID and profile and that's it.
What can I do within TEH
Take a look at the layout:
Header (Title and subtitle)
Navigation bar across the top (everything
that can be done is right there).
Left vertical frame (some of the main
features: notes, forum, photos...).
Center frame (latest activity of the
Right frame (mailbox and some other
What's cooking on the Community
If I wish to know members activity in TEH, I
will take a look at “Latest Activity” frame.
It is located at the centre of the main page.
Do not get overwhelmed. You don't have to
read any single thing. Just take a look.
OK, I need to discuss on anything
Look at the Discussion Forum! Just in case
somebody is already debating on something
you are interested in. Then, I will be able to
reply to that discussion.
If I need to bring forward some new ideas for
discussion, I will have to add a discussion.
What if I need to display a picture
If I wish to show to members pictures or
videos, I will go to the “Media” tab and
Click on “Add Photos/Videos” link on the top
Say I need to share a file
If I wish to share a digital file with members, I
will go to the “Media” tab and choose
We have a 5 Gb file storage to save any
document related with our project.
Say I need to open a chat session
If I wish to talk to somebody who is on line
right now, I will go to “Chat” under the
I also access to a chat session if I click on
“Teachers European House Chat” on the
bottom right corner.
OK, I will invite new friends
If I wish to invite new friends to TEH, I will go
to the “Invite” tab.
Then, I click on “Enter Email Addresses
Next, I type my friend's email address on the
“Send To” field and click on “Send Invitations”